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We live in a world of investments. We’re familiar with the traditional investments of money to get more money. It’s one of the great paradoxes in life, and we’ve all heard the expression, “You’ve got to have money, to make money.” Even in Christendom, there’s this idea that when we tithe, God is going to return our investment back to us with more money than we can count.

Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this,” says the Lord Almighty, “and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room enough to store it.

Malachi 3:10 (NIV)

Although we might like to think that’s what Malachi 3:10 is telling us, I believe we are so very shortsighted if we limit our blessings to money.

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I usually get excited when I read my daily devotions because I know the Lord has a lot in store for me. I always ask Him to reveal His word to me, and I have confidence the Lord will reveal something to me every day because my prayer is in His will. When you read the Bible, you too can go to it with the expectation that God will reveal something to you. I have a lot to cover today from my forays into Genesis. One thing that blew my mind today is about Noah and the Ark. Did you know that Noah did not just take a pair of each animal onboard? That’s right. He took a lot more than that, but I’m getting ahead of myself! Without further ado, let’s jump in!

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