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April 22 – Hard to Reconcile

Acts 9:1-25; Joshua 3:1-5:1; Job 22 In April of 1994 one of the most horrific modern examples of genocide began in Rwanda. During a 100 day period members of the Hutu tribe systematically killed members of the Tutsi tribe, or … Continue reading

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April 15 – Integrity in Persecution

Acts 5:1-16; Deuteronomy 23-24; Job 15 Throughout history, the church has dealt with persecution. It’s interesting that the persecution, meant to intimidate followers of Christ, often leads to more followers of Christ and church growth. When the Cultural Revolution began … Continue reading

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June 2 – Our Charge

Psalm 30; 2 Samuel 14:1-11; Acts 22:6-21 There’s an old saying about job descriptions. The last responsibility, written or unwritten, is “Do what needs to be done. That seems out of place today since it seems that so many would … Continue reading

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April 10 — Depending on God

Acts 9:1-20; Psalm 30; Revelation 5:11-14; John 21:1-19 “If God would just tell me what to do, I would do it.” You’ve probably heard someone say it. You may have even said it yourself. It would be so nice and … Continue reading

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April 22 – Hopeless Cases

Acts 9:1-25; Joshua 3:1-5:1; Job 22 Have you ever seen a “hopeless case?” You know the kind of person I mean. From a Christian perspective a “hopeless case” is someone so evil and so enmeshed in their religious beliefs that … Continue reading

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April 22 – Correcting God

Acts 9:1-25; Joshua 3:1-5:1; Job 22 “Uhm, God? Do You really understand what You are doing?” Oh, come on, you know you’ve asked that question before. That question rings through Scripture in different forms as His people seek to make … Continue reading

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April 15 – Dangerous Giving

Acts 5:1-16; Deuteronomy 23-24; Job 15 The old saying is that it’s amazing how much can be accomplished if no one worries about getting credit. When you want credit or recognition for everything you do, that can gum up the … Continue reading

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