Kevin L. Thomas (Alabama)
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The psalmist wrote, “You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies.” - Psalm 23:5 (NIV)
Who of us is willing to invite total strangers to a meal? Usually, we surround ourselves with friends — people who see the world like we do. Yet Psalm 23:5 puts us in the uncomfortable position of table fellowship with our enemies.
Today’s quoted verse reminds us that it’s not...
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