Tag Archives: concern for others

November 3 – Respecting All People

1 Timothy 5:1-22; Jeremiah 1-2; Psalm 119:145-176 There is perhaps no greater example of arrogance on TV than the character of Charles Emerson Winchester – the THIRD from M*A*S*H. (Did you read that name in his voice.) If you read … Continue reading

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March 29 – An Inside Look

Matthew 23:13-39; Numbers 23:27-24:25; Song of Solomon 5:2-6:3 A number of years ago, after we moved into our house, we had a problem with bees. They were getting into the eaves through the vent. We had to work on getting … Continue reading

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July 7 – Faith, Works, Grace

Psalm 25:1-10; Genesis 41:14-36; James 2:14-26 You’ve probably heard people say that we need to do something about poverty in the US. We do. There is no doubt about it. Their solutions, however, don’t match their words. They don’t get … Continue reading

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January 21 – True Riches

Luke 16; Genesis 27:46-28:22; Psalm 21 One of the things traveling on mission trips has made clear to me is the wealth of the people in the United States. God has blessed us abundantly and even the poorest people here … Continue reading

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June 2 – It’s Nature

Romans 8; 1 Samuel 17:1-54; Psalm 62 What compels you every day? What compels you to live the way you do? Some might object to this question because they would say that nothing “compels” them; they just live life and … Continue reading

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