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Who inspires you? Who inspired people thousands of years ago?

A person who lived sometime between the 10th and 6th centuries B.C. wrote this proverb: Proverbs 30:4 Who has gone up to heaven and come down? Whose hands have gathered up the wind? Who has wrapped up the waters in a cloak? Who has established all the ends of the earth? What is his name, and what is the name of his son? Surely you know! --It is amazing that the Old Testament (OT) writers spoke about the Son of God, Jesus, even though Jesus had not yet walked the planet? How could the Old Testament writers have thought to write this...if it wasn't for God inspiring them!?! And this is only one of hundreds of prophetic messages! No wonder Jesus said (in John...

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Hear God's voice? Make a choice!

For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities—His eternal power and divine nature—have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that people are without excuse. (Romans 1:20)As a 10-year-old, I longed to know more about God. I heard about the Bible but didn't have one, so I rode my bicycle to the library. I asked the lady at the front desk where I would find the Bible. "First aisle, top shelf," she said. I scurried over and looked up...only to be very confused when I saw a row of about a dozen Bibles. "WHAT? I thought there was ONE Bible."For years I remained confused, but later in my 30s after years of reading books about...

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