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About jimdavenport

Jim Davenport resides in the USA in Northeast Georgia, is a member of a Southern Baptist Church and is a retired Christian business man. Jim and his wife Charlotte have one son and daughter in law, Keven and Amy, four grandchildren - Ashlyn (Davenport) & Josh Murphy, and Mason & Rebecca Davenport. We have three great-grandchildren, Rhory Camile Murphy, Rhett Levi Murphy and Sawyer Joshua Murphy. Jim and Charlotte own a mountain get-away home located on Lookout Mountain in Alabama where they spend many spring, summer and fall days working in their raised bed organic garden. Jim has served as a Deacon and Trustee in his local church most of his adult life and on the Executive Committee and Finance Committee of the Board of Trustees of Shorter University, an intentionally Christian institution located in Rome, Georgia. Jim has a passion for the word of God and has always believed that Christian principles should guide every aspect of his life. He also loves Christian music and often served as a tenor soloist in his church. One of the highlights of his life was the nearly 20 years he spent singing with The Good News, a Southern Gospel quartet. Jim served as an Information Technology professional his entire working career of 50 years holding senior positions in and consulting with hundreds of world-class organizations in the United States, Canada, Europe, Central and South America, Australia and New Zealand. Jim remains as President and CEO of InfoSys Solutions Associates, Inc. and is a retired partner of IT Governance Partners, LLC, both of which are “Trusted Advisor” technology and business consulting firms. Jim has authored a number of books available at www.jimdavenport.me/jims-books. His blog has ben read by readers from more than 170 countries. Jim holds both a BS and an MS in Mathematics from Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia and completed Management Development Training at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.

Lamb of God

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Of all the names ascribed to Jesus in the Bible, perhaps the most significant one is the “Lamb of God.”  Without the fulfillment of the role of Jesus as the perfect sacrificial lamb, there would be no eternal forgiveness of … Continue reading

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The Names of Jesus Devotions


The Names of Jesus Devotions “Yeshua” – The Name Above Every Name “Immanuel” – God With Us The Son of God – How will That Be? The Son of Man The Good Shepherd The Light of the World The Author … Continue reading

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20 – Songs of Thanksgiving

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Jeremiah prophesied during the seventh century BC and into the sixth century BC.   His direct call from God came in the thirteenth year of the reign of King Josiah of Judah in 626 BC (Jeremiah 25:3).  The prophets Zephaniah, Habakkuk, … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Praise Devotions


If you are looking for a series of devotions for the Thanksgiving season, then check out my Thanksgiving Praise series at the following links: 1 – How Majestic Is Your Name 2 – How Great Are Your Works 3 – The Mountain … Continue reading

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Fairchild Oak

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Last week dear friends introduced me to an amazing creation of our Heavenly Father … the 2,000+ year old, 30 foot in circumference “Fairchild Oak” located in Bulow Creek State Park near Ormond Beach, Florida. As I stood in awe … Continue reading

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19 – And Miriam Sang to Them

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Singing hymns and praises to God is an essential part of our modern-day worship experience.  Numerous references to music in worship are found throughout the Bible from both the Old and New Testaments.  The first mention of music is found … Continue reading

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On Volunteering in a Faith Based Environment

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Deuteronomy 6:18 – And thou shalt do that which is right and good in the sight of the Lord: Background As a child, my family always went to church and I had little or no choice in the matter until … Continue reading

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18 – Be Generous in Every Way

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“God so loved the world that He gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life (John 3:16 ESV).  This Bible verse portrays the greatest gift ever given … God’s son  Jesus!  Jesus … Continue reading

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17 – Jesus Gave Thanks

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Most Christians are familiar with the fact that Jesus performed a miracle using loaves and fishes to feed a large crowd of people that were following Him to hear His powerful teaching and witness His healing power.  The Bible actually … Continue reading

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16 – All The People Shouted

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Have you ever been so excited in the Lord that you could shout?  As Christians most of us are far too reserved to be so outward-going with our enthusiasm for what God is doing in our life.  After all what … Continue reading

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