Monthly Archives: June 2013

June 23 – “Kick ’em While They’re Down!”

Mark 6:30-56; 2 Samuel 16; Daniel 10:1-21 People so love a winner. Whether it’s sports or politics or entertainment, people love to be associated with the winners. An NFL quarterback is getting married soon. Fans are sending him all kinds … Continue reading

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June 22 – Fervent Prayer

Mark 6:1-29; 2 Samuel 15; Daniel 9 In Arlington, Texas there is an organization known as “Mission Arlington.” They have taken on the responsibility of meeting physical and spiritual needs of the people of Arlington. The group began 27 years … Continue reading

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June 21 – God’ll Getcha!

Mark 5:21-43; 2 Samuel 14; Daniel 8 Have you ever had one of those days when it seems like if you didn’t have bad luck you’d have no luck at all? Sometimes life gets difficult. We have troubles on top … Continue reading

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Question to Think About

So I heard a speaker today say something that I thought would make a good question for discussion. What is the difference between a Christian and a Missionary? Please weigh in with your comments.

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June 20 – God Wins!

Zig Ziglar used to tell a story of watching a Dallas Cowboys football game in 1975. The Cowboys were playing the Minnesota Vikings. With less than two minutes left the Cowboys were down by 4 points and had the ball … Continue reading

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June 19 – Rise Above

Mark 4:21-41; 2 Samuel 11-12; Daniel 6 There are some people who survive in “cut-throat” environments. A work place might be filled with political or personal intrigue or drama. Advancement is based not only on personal achievement, but also on … Continue reading

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June 18 – The Arrogance of Service

Mark 4:1-20; 2 Samuel 9-10; Daniel 5 Why do we do the things we do? What is the incentive? What makes people “tick?” Every person has different motivators and if we want people to help us, we need to find … Continue reading

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June 17 – Tradition!

Mark 3:20-35; 2 Samuel 7-8; Daniel 4 “That’s the way I’ve always done things.” People who live by those words miss out on some amazing chances to grow and improve. We are so bound by tradition that we can’t seem … Continue reading

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June 16 – No Never Alone

Mark 3:1-19; 2 Samuel 6; Daniel 3 Community is often a missing element in this new age that we live in. Ironically, while we tend to be in groups more often the permanent connections that create community are missing and … Continue reading

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June 15 – On Politics

Mark 2; 2 Samuel 4-5; Daniel 2:24-49 “I’ve got this under control.” How often do we say things like this, or at least think it? No matter what our situation might be we like to think that we are the … Continue reading

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