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The Beginning of the Gospel of Jesus Christ – Mark 1:1-15

As I thought about what book to study next, I decided upon the gospel of Mark. It’s always important to study the gospels, and one of the things I like about Mark is that it moves so quickly and focuses … Continue reading

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Walking With Jesus – 1 John 1

John was an apostle of Jesus who had lived with Him and learned from Him daily. His words have special meaning for me. As we begin this new study in the book of 1 John, it helps to have some … Continue reading

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December 23 – Is This The End, Or Is This The Beginning?

Luke 1:26-56; Ezekiel 34; Isaiah 58 Something about a baby changes lives. I remember when my wife let me know that she was expecting our first child. Life changed from that moment as we were no long just husband and … Continue reading

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December 18 – God in the Ordinary

Micah 5:2-5a; Psalm 80:1-7; Hebrews 10:5-10; Luke 1:39-55 In a small town in Indiana in 1954 a coach with a past that probably doesn’t fit the pedigree of most successful coaches took a team to the state championships. He had … Continue reading

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December 1 – The Eternal…Right Now

Psalm 90; 2 Samuel 7:18-29; Revelation 22:12-16 Every once in a while you read about them. The person who’s been with a company so long that people can’t believe that they’re actually retiring. After 30 or 50 years of working … Continue reading

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November 21 – When Will There Be an End?

Psalm 24; Jeremiah 46:18-28; Revelation 21:5-27 In the movie “The Agony and the Ecstasy” Rex Harrison plays Pope Julius II. The Pope commissions Michelangelo to paint the Sistine Chapel. He was, perhaps, concerned about his legacy. While the painting is … Continue reading

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February 15 – The Beginning

Hebrews 11:1-22; Exodus 13:1-14:31; Proverbs 5 It’s so strange that in our world today, one of the major arguments is the beginning of all things. It would seem obvious that at one time, there was nothing; then there was something. … Continue reading

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January 1 – Luke 5:27-39, Genesis 1:1-2:25 and Psalm 1

We love to celebrate the New Year, don’t we? There are many different reasons why New Year’s is such a big celebration but I think the major reason we like to celebrate the New Year is that it’s a time … Continue reading

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