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Coloring Fun: Life and Liberty

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Life and liberty.

“And rent the kingdom away from the house of David, and gave it thee: and yet thou hast not been as my servant David, who kept my commandments, and who followed me with all his heart, to do that only which was right in mine eyes;”
1 Kings 14:8 KJV

“And when he had removed him, he raised up unto them David to be their king; to whom also he gave their testimony, and said, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after mine own heart, which shall fulfil all my will.”
Acts 13:22 KJV

Inspired by: The Shepherd King: The Sunset Years

coloring fun: life and liberty

Coloring Fun: Life and liberty.

Master Plan

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Treasured moments.

“For we must needs die, and are as water spilt on the ground, which cannot be gathered up again; neither doth God respect any person: yet doth he devise means, that his banished be not expelled from him.”
2 Samuel 14:14 KJV

See also Psalm 3

Inspired by: The Shepherd King: Absalom

Building Bigger Barns

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Even the bears couldn’t hoard nature’s bountiful berries.

“They were a wall unto us both by night and day, all the while we were with them keeping the sheep.”
1 Samuel 25:16 KJV

“But God said unto him, Thou fool, this night thy soul shall be required of thee: then whose shall those things be, which thou hast provided?”

“So is he that layeth up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God.”
Luke 12:20, 21 KJV

Inspired by: The Shepherd King: Nabal and Abigail

Echoes of Mercy*

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The beauty of flight refreshed Montana; exhausted from trying the newest bicycle model on the prairie trail.

“And Jonathan Saul’s son arose, and went to David into the wood, and strengthened his hand in God.”
1 Samuel 23:16 KJV

Inspired by: The Shepherd King: Vengeance and Mercy

*“Blessed Assurance” by Fanny Crosby

Inside Out

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Susanna chose the gnarly winter squash over the smooth zucchini to add to her pumpkin pie.

“But the Lord said unto Samuel, Look not on his countenance, or on the height of his stature; because I have refused him: for the Lord seeth not as man seeth; for man looketh on the outward appearance, but the Lord looketh on the heart.”
1 Samuel 16:7 KJV

Inspired by: The Shepherd King: Life Lessons from David

“Watch Ye Saints”

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“Tell, O tell of grace a-bounding,”

“And Enoch also, the seventh from Adam, prophesied of these, saying, Behold, the Lord cometh with ten thousands of his saints,

To execute judgment upon all, and to convince all that are ungodly among them of all their ungodly deeds which they have ungodly committed, and of all their hard speeches which ungodly sinners have spoken against him.”
Jude 1:14, 15 KJV

Inspired by: “Watch Ye Saints”

Loving Company

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At the seashore, Montana baked extra blueberry biscuits for sharing.

“Unless thy law had been my delights, I should then have perished in mine affliction.”
Psalm 119:92 KJV

Coloring Fun: Reward

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Zeke found joyous relief from the poison ivy rash in the mineral pool.

“Moreover by them is thy servant warned: and in keeping of them there is great reward.”
Psalm 19:11 KJV

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Coloring Fun:Reward:Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas:Psalm 19:11.

Globetrotting

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Silent testimony.

“There is no speech nor language, where their voice is not heard.

Their line is gone out through all the earth, and their words to the end of the world. In them hath he set a tabernacle for the sun,”
Psalm 19:3, 4 KJV