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August 2024 | Calendars

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Leaders! It's already back-to-school time!!  I hope you have had a summer full of relaxation and fulfillment, and that August's arrival finds you refreshed and revitalized. But, if you're anything like me, you wish you could slam the brakes on summer and rest here a little longer. I keep looking for that pause button. I haven't found it yet though, so I keep moving forward.  That's what we're called to do: to be faithful in today ( Hebrews 3:13 ). To do our best in each moment, and if a moment fails, commit to doing better in the next ( Ephesians 6:7 ). To face tomorrow with hope knowing the future is held in the hands of our Maker ( Jeremiah 29:11 ). To interact with love for others because we know the love God has for them by how well He loves us ( John 13:34-35 ). And to keep marching because we know we are where we are right now for a reason ( Philippians 3:17  & Ephesians 2:10 ). I'm here to encourage you in your faithful walk, just as I hope you

Isaiah: Chapter 35 | The Wolfe Notes

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Welcome, Family! We're spending 2024 with the prophet Isaiah. While we claim no expertise, we're excited to sit with you as we both learn at the feet of Jesus. Each month, we offer a calendar that outlines daily exercises (adapted from Jenn Wilkin's  Women of the Word  Bible study process) to progress through Isaiah. Download  July's calendar  to begin with us and witness what we uncovered in our weekly " Wolfe Note " postings. Contents: Different Versions  Noting and clarifying differences between  KJV  &  VOICE . Annotation  My thoughts, connections, clarifications, and questions. Research  Identifying the wilderness that rejoices. Summary  An approximately twenty word overview of the chapter. Memorize  Why I chose to memorize Isaiah 35:3-4. Cross References  Of Isaiah 35:3-4. Respond  Based on reflections on God's character and my own. Different Versions I read Chapter 35 in the King James Version ( KJV ) and The Voice ( VOICE ). King James is a wor

Go West Day | JOY for Today

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All of us are on a quest for JOY. One of the ways people in early America sought it was to "Go West!" West was the land of opportunity, freedom, and adventure. What is your West today? What are you doing to find JOY? Go West Day | July 13th Annually JOY for Today Offerings: Did You Know...  Five facts about the American West. Wolfe Stew Connects  To the command to "Go!" Bible Verses and Quotes  Inspired by opportunity. Activity Suggestions : Write ads, identify rules, design hats, discuss questions, and encourage  opportunity-taking. UPCOMING HOLIDAYS:   Give Something Away Day (July 15th Annually) National Ice Cream Day (July's Third Sunday) Gorgeous Grandma Day (July 23rd Annually) Did You Know: Horace Greeley is credited with the phrase, "Go West, young man"? Editor of the New York Tribune , Greeley wrote a letter in 1871 to a young man seeking career advice telling him to "Go West!" as this was the place where workers were wanted. Thou

Isaiah: Chapter 34 | The Wolfe Notes

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Welcome, Family! We're spending 2024 with the prophet Isaiah. While we claim no expertise, we're excited to sit with you as we both learn at the feet of Jesus. Each month, we offer a calendar that outlines daily exercises (adapted from Jenn Wilkin's  Women of the Word  Bible study process) to progress through Isaiah. Download  July's calendar  to begin with us and witness what we uncovered in our weekly " Wolfe Note " postings. Contents: Different Versions  Noting and clarifying differences between  KJV  & RSV . Annotation  My thoughts, connections, clarifications, and questions. Research  Unicorns, dragons, satyrs, and more.  Summary  An approximately twenty word overview of the chapter. Memorize  Why I chose to memorize Isaiah 34:17. Cross References  Of Isaiah 34:17. Respond  Based on reflections on God's character and my own. Different Versions I read Chapter 34 in the King James Version ( KJV ) and the Revised Standard Version. ( RSV ). Both versi