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Psalm 1:1-3.  Real Followers series, pt.3

God’s word can help all people of all walks of life.  It is God’s self-revelation to mankind and encourages us on many levels.

It can also be easily misunderstood and misused. 

I once heard someone giving advice to a person feeling down.  They suggested that the person read Job to understand that sometimes bad things really do happen to good people.  I cannot imagine worse advice.  To me, if you’re feeling down and out what you need to be reading is Philippians.  Paul was taking yet another shot on the chin for the Gospel, yet he writes this great account of rejoicing and being glad in the Lord in spite of his circumstances.  Rejoice always! Read the rest of this entry »