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Mundy's Quote for the Day

Mundy's Quote for the Day
Following one will place you in Hades for eternity, the Other will place you in heaven for eternity.       And if it seem evil unto you to serve Jehovah, choose you this day whom ye will serve; Joshua 24:15 Reverend Lynwood F. Mundy

Logos Verse for the Day

Bible Gateway Verse for the Day

Romans 12:1King James Version

I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.

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NewKing James Version

Living Sacrifices to God] I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God,which is your reasonable service.

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English Standard Version

A Living Sacrifice ] I appeal to you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.

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New American Standard Bible

Dedicated Service ] Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the…

Connect the Testaments: A Daily Devotional

October 29: Apocalyptic at Its Best
Daniel 7:1–8:27;2 Thessalonians 1:1–12; Job 41:21–34

Daniel is full of spooky scenes. If Daniel doesn’t scare you a bit, you’ve probably watched too many horror movies.

Apocalyptic literature in the Bible has a way of playing tricks on us. It’s full of vivid imagery that can be haunting—and that’s intentional. The pictures it paints are meant to stay with us. We’re meant to remember what these passages are teaching. Of course, the same can be said of the entire Bible, but apocalyptic literature is especially vivid because its message requires us to choose: to follow or to turn away from God at the most important time—the end.

The dreams Daniel has, including those recorded in Dan 7:3–14, are images of what is and is to come. The beasts in Daniel were evocative symbols for his audience. When they heard of the lion with eagles, they envisioned Babylon (Dan 7:4). When the bear appeared, they thought of Media (Dan 7:5). Likewise, the leopard with four wi…