Daily Archives: October 6, 2017

SCRIPTURE OF THE DAY (PSALM 36:1-5) GOD’S GOODNESS IS GREAT

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1. The transgressions of the wicked saith within my heart, that there is no fear of God before his eyes.

2. For he flattereth himself in his own eyes, until his iniquity be found to be hateful.

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MANNERS & CUSTOMS OF THE BIBLE (DOMESTIC ACTIVITIES)

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Most people in Bible times go up early, before the sun was up, so that they could make the most of the hours of daylight and allows for the extreme heat at midday in the summer. Abraham got up early to obey God’s command to sacrifice (Genesis 22:3); Moses got up early in the morning to meet God on Mount Sinai (Exodus 34:4); Job offered worship early in the morning (Job 1:5); Jesus prayed before sunrise (Mark 1:35).

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SIGNS & SYMBOLS OF THE BIBLE (SILVER)

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Silver is one of the precious metals mentioned frequently in the Bible. It symbolizes value. Proverbs uses silver alone with gold as significant measures of the even greater value of wisdom: “The profit gained from wisdom is greater than the profit gained from silver. Its yield is better than fine gold” (3:4).

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