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February 14 – Believing and Showing God’s Love in Community

Hebrews 10:19-39; Exodus 11; Exodus 12; Proverbs 4 “Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful. And let us consider one another in order to stir up love and good works,” … Continue reading

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December 6 – When World Views Collide

Daniel 3-4 1 John 5 “This is what God told us: God has given us eternal life, and this life is in his Son. Whoever has the Son has life, but whoever does not have the Son of God does … Continue reading

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July 29 – Bringing Hope to the Hopeless World

(Sorry for the late posting. Sundays are rough if I don’t get this done early) Psalm 49-50 Romans 1 “Because they did these things, God left them and let them go their sinful way, wanting only to do evil. As … Continue reading

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July 17 – Who Gets the Grace?

1 Corinthians 5; 1 Kings 18; Amos 2:1-3:2 I had an interesting experience while traveling in Rwanda. I was able to post my devotionals using a mobile app, but I wasn’t able to go to the site while there. Since … Continue reading

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April 7 – Keep On Loving

Matthew 27:32-66; Deuteronomy 7-8; Job 7 People don’t change their minds easily. Research shows that it is much easier to use information to reinforce a belief that is held, no matter how tenuous that belief might be, than it is … Continue reading

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January 6 – One Job

Luke 8:1-25; Genesis 12; Psalm 6 “You had one job.” You may have heard someone use that phrase – hopefully not to you. You may have used that phrase yourself. People usually say that when someone makes a major mistake … Continue reading

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September 3 – Conflict!

Psalm 1; Deuteronomy 29:2-20; Matthew 10:34-42 Have you ever noticed that when people have a strong belief in something that they cause all kinds of trouble by showing their belief and sticking to it? Often they believe in a cause … Continue reading

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August 12 – That’s When the Trouble Starts

Psalm 82; 1 Samuel 5:1-12; Hebrews 10:32-39 There are some people who approach life by taking a little bit of this from one religion, a little bit of that from another religion, adding a pinch or two of this philosophical … Continue reading

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June 16 – Dangerous Faith

oops… a day behind again… sorry Mark 3:1-19; 2 Samuel 6; Daniel 3 We live in a time when it seems like the greatest virtue is the ability to “go along to get along.” To succeed in society today, we … Continue reading

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