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March 28 – Becoming a Citizen of the Kingdom of God

Judges 4-6 Luke 4:31-44 “At daybreak, Jesus went to a lonely place, but the people looked for him. When they found him, they tried to keep him from leaving. But Jesus said to them, ‘I must preach about God’s kingdom … Continue reading

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December 30 – Shut The Door!

Luke 4:31-44; Ezekiel 46-47; Isaiah 65 I have a friend whose son asked him, “Dad, what takes you so long in the bathroom?” The friend laughed and told his son, “Wait until you become a parent. Then you’ll know.” The … Continue reading

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July 10 – Forsaken

Marrk 15:21-47; I Kings 11; Hosea13 There is perhaps no greater moment of agony in the story of Jesus than one moment on the cross: “And at the ninth hour Jesus cried out with a loud voice, saying, ‘Eloi, Eloi, … Continue reading

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March 12 – Alone With God…and Over 5000 Others

Matthew 14:1-21; Leviticus 20-21; Proverbs 30 There is this false belief that if you follow God and do whatever He says that nothing bad will happen to you because God will protect you. John’s imprisonment was a direct result of … Continue reading

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March 12 – Dealing with Grief

Matthew 14:1-21; Leviticus 20-21; Proverbs 30 When I was in college I had a good friend who was caught up in sin. He told me what was going on before I could have guessed it. He asked for prayer to … Continue reading

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