Sometimes It's Hard to Love God

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People fit to worship God practice integrity in their speech, in their relationships with neighbors, in their business dealings, and in their financial transactions. Why does Mary have a special role in helping us? This list names some of these songs of praise and worship. The tree we need to understand & be astonished by —- is the wonder of the family tree of Jesus! My granddaughter will be nine months old in just a week. Where that is the first consideration, there is peace and blessedness; and that it may be so, it is of the greatest importance that the parents should be constant in their godly allegiance.

Pages: 171

Publisher: InterVarsity Press (March 1992)

ISBN: 0830813128

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