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Lesson 4: When Alone (Ecclesiastes 4, 1 Corinthians 7) — After thirty-three years of marriage, my work location changed so that I was only home on the weekends. During the week, I was free to eat dinner wherever I wanted, and go wherever I wanted. No need to make a joint decision with my wife. At first it was fun. After a while, however, I became lonely when eating out by myself. Although I was not really alone because my adult daughter was living with me, and I was working long hours, it gave me some idea of what it would be like to be alone. Let's explore what the Bible has to say about the positive and negative aspects of being alone! More...

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