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So David went to Baal-perazim and defeated them there and said, “Like a bursting flood, the Lord has burst out against my enemies before me.” Therefore, he named that place the Lord Bursts Out. (2 Samuel 5:20) [What lead up to the Lord bursting out?] All the tribes of Israel came to David at Hebron…

Give thanks: in the good, in the bad, in the average

Do you ever wonder what God’s will is for your life? 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 tells us the answer. “Rejoice always, pray constantly, give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus.”  This verse tells us that one part of God’s will for our lives is for us to…