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July 14 – Testifying About How God Has Changed You

Psalm 10-12 Acts 19:1-20 “Many of the believers began to confess openly and tell all the evil things they had done.” (Acts 19:18 NCV) After Paul’s stay in Corinth, he moved on to Ephesus for about two years. As Paul … Continue reading

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April 26 – Comfort

Acts 11:1-18; Joshua 11-12; Job 26 There are a lot of things people say when they’re trying to comfort people who are grieving. Some of them are appropriate. Too often though, well-meaning words make me cringe. You know the kinds … Continue reading

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March 25 – Self Incrimination

Matthew 21:28-46; Numbers 19-20; Ecclesiastes 11:9-12:14 The Fifth Amendment to the Constitution prevents a person from having to incriminate themselves. Police must stop questioning a suspect when they invoke their Fifth Amendment rights and ask for a lawyer. That doesn’t … Continue reading

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March 10 – Sins. Shhhh….Don’t Tell

Matthew 13:1-23; Leviticus 17-18; Proverbs 28 If you ever visit Italy there is one, iconic landmark that you have to see. Ok, Italy is full of iconic landmarks, so there are a bunch you need to check out. But as … Continue reading

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December 17 – Sorry

Psalm 80:1-7; Jeremiah 31:31-34; Hebrews 10:10-18 An executive wrote about a problem she had: she apologized too much. You’ve probably known people like this. “I’m sorry if I’m bothering you, but can I ask you a question?” “You don’t need … Continue reading

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October 27 – Confession

Psalm 32:1-7; Proverbs 15:8-11 24-33; 2 Corinthians 1:1-11 I get tired watching a marathon on TV. Do you know that there are some people who run Marathons all the time? There is an even more difficult race called a Triathlon … Continue reading

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May 28 – It’s All About Who You Know

Psalm 96:1-9; 1 Kings 8:31-40; Luke 4:31-37 I know a lot about our current president. I know his name and his wife’s name. I know where he lives. I know what he did before he became president. I know something … Continue reading

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June 4 – Simple Solution

Romans 9:30-10:21; 1 Samuel 19; Psalm 64 The simplest solution is really the best. The way some people talk about working to restore their relationship with God, you would think it was straight out of the book of “Rube Goldberg.” … Continue reading

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May 9 – Repentance

Acts 19:1-20; Judges 10:1-11:33; Job 39 We all know how important repentance is…for the other people. We recognize that what they are doing is wrong and they need to get right with God. Oh, we may have some small sins, … Continue reading

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October 6 – Praise and Bless God in All Circumstances

Revelation 6; Nehemiah 8:13-9:37; Psalm 101 How great is our God? A popular song uses that sentence as a statement of fact to proclaim the greatness of God. In reality though, how great is our God? What makes our God … Continue reading

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