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The Perils of Wealth and the Wealth of the Resurrection

As we read these verses, we’re reminded that the resurrection wasn’t an afterthought of the disciples used to explain why they still followed Jesus after He was crucified; it was a pivotal teaching of Jesus. He taught them about it again and again. If the disciples were trying to sugar coat things, or make themselves look good, they would have written gospels that showed their faith in the resurrection and not the doubt and confusion at the cross. Continue reading

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August 17 – Pardons for the Condemned

John 3:1-21; 1 Chronicles 12; Zechariah 2 Imagine, if you will, death row in a prison. The condemned are without any real hope. Sure, there are appeals that might help them, but they don’t really believe that they will prevail. … Continue reading

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March 30 – Persecution

Matthew 24:1-31; Numbers 25-27; Song of Solomon 6:4-8:4 Jesus won’t solve all your problems. Sounds almost like heresy to say that. But, since it’s not heretical enough, let me just say that following Jesus can give you more problems. Ready … Continue reading

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