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In God's Word: Jan. 21, 2016

In God's Word:

Psalm 134 is a learning tool for worship and even though it is short, only 3 verses, it is quite unique.

It is both a doxology (a form of words which ascribe praise to God) and a benediction (an utterance of good wishes or blessings). The doxology or greeting is in verses 1 and 2 and the blessing in verse 3.

While it is addressed to the Levite priests who stood guard by night at the temple, it has relevance to us today as well.

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Thats No Lady

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Hey there!

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This week, I want to remind each of you to think and pray bigger when it comes to God.  We need to stop putting a cap or limit on Him when we ask for things.  We have all done it.  You ask the Lord to "just" get you out of a situation.  God, if you can just get me well enough to go to work today.  Jesus, just get me through this stressful time at work.  Lord, if you can just give me a little rest.  We always ask for just enough.  I am preaching to myself, as always, when I say this.  On vehic

Ramah Baptist News

  It was a beautiful but cold Sunday morning. We had another crowd for church services. Cold weather doesn't keep some folks from being where they need to be on Sunday morning. W e had a few visitors to make up for the regulars that weren't there. Our birthday people this week were: Robert Agnew and Lucas Fox.

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