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Friday, January 10, 2020

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Romans 5:20 The law was brought in so that more people would sin the way Adam did. But where sin increased, there was even more of God’s grace.’ Romans 5:20 (ERV) When I look in the mirror, rarely do I see the reflection of my actual image. I don’t smile and say, “Today...

Saturday, December 14, 2019

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Philippians 2:9-11 Therefore God has highly exalted him and bestowed on him the name that is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the...

Saturday, November 16, 2019

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1 Peter 4:10 Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.’ 1 Peter 4:10 (NIV) I’ve got that ‘do-er’ kind of personality. I like to volunteer; I like to help where I can and I love...

Saturday, October 5, 2019

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John 14:25-27 When we ask God’s Son, Jesus Christ, to be Lord over our lives, we are given the unique and precious promise of his Holy Spirit! This Spirit is our guide when we lack direction and our Counselor when uncertainty surrounds us. It’s our joy and hope when we see God at...

Monday, September 16, 2019

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Luke 22:54-62 If you grew up in the church, chances are you recall this well-known Sunday School story: ‘Some men had lit a fire in the middle of the courtyard. As they sat together, Peter sat among them. A female servant saw him as he sat facing the glow of the fire. She stared at him and...

Monday, August 26, 2019

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1 Chronicles 28:20 I’ll set the stage for today’s passage: God tells King David to appoint his son Solomon, to build the temple that will house the chest for the Lord’s Covenant. From the plan for the entrance hall to the weight of each gold and silver dish, Solomon must...

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

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Ephesians 4:4-6 ‘We are all parts of one body, we have the same Spirit, and we have all been called to the same glorious future. For us there is only one Lord, one faith, one baptism, and we all have the same God and Father who is over us all and in us all, and living through every part of...

Saturday, April 27, 2019

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Acts 2:32-36 On the day of Pentecost, Peter spoke before a crowd of gathered Israelites to point them back to these crucial elements of the gospel: The foretelling of a Savior coming to bring hope to God’s people. Hope eventually entered the world, so broken and riddled with sin, and his...

Monday, March 11, 2019

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John 11:17-27 Now when Jesus came, he found that Lazarus had already been in the tomb four days.  Bethany was near Jerusalem, about two miles off, and many of the Jews had come to Martha and Mary to console them concerning their brother. So when Martha heard that Jesus was coming, she went...

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

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Leviticus 19:11-18 This was a hefty assignment. Sometimes, with long passages, I try to condense the content, you know, to make it easier for you, the reader, to digest. Not this one. We need every. Single. Word. ‘You shall not steal, nor deal deceptively, nor lie to one another. You shall...