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where pilgrims look

“I will lift up my eyes to the hills” is not mere sentiment about how beautiful the mountains are or how big our God must be to have made them.

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where pilgrims start

We will never go where we should until we tire of where we are.

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having it both ways

Righteousness and peace come together. They have kissed each other. Is this a polite kiss? Or a passionate one?

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the bread of heaven

Like the Hebrews, who posted pictures of their favorite foods from Egypt on Instagram, we focus on what we want. Our deprivation increases desire.

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a murderous, lustful king

Are we not all murderous, lustful kings? Our animosity is murder without opportunity or means. Our appetites are guarded lusts, motivating almost all our thoughts.

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