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September 22 – There Is No Christianity 1.1 or 2.0

Ecclesiastes 10-12 Galatians 1 “God, by his grace through Christ, called you to become his people. So I am amazed that you are turning away so quickly and believing something different than the Good News. Really, there is no other … Continue reading

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May 29 – It Was (Figuratively) the Best of Times, It Was (Literally) the Worst of Times

2 Chronicles 7-9 John 11:1-29 “Jesus said, ‘Your brother will rise and live again.’ Martha answered, ‘I know that he will rise and live again in the resurrection on the last day.’” (John 11:23-24 NCV) Sometimes, Jesus is easy to … Continue reading

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May 8 – I Will Be With You Always

2 Kings 4-6 Luke 24:36-53 “While the two followers were telling this, Jesus himself stood right in the middle of them and said, ‘Peace be with you.’” (Luke 24:36 NCV) I think the emotions of the disciples must have been … Continue reading

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November 26 – Seeking Genuine Faith Amidst Forgeries

Galatians 1; Jeremiah 47-48; Psalm 142 In 2003 the Bolton Museum, in England, bought an ancient Egyptian statue called the “Amarna Princess” for around $500,000. They did their due diligence and had the British museum authenticate it. It was displayed … Continue reading

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October 28 – Christian, Christian, Wherefore Art Thou, Christian

2 Thessalonians 2; Isaiah 27-28; Psalm 118 Teen love can be a terrible thing to watch. Shakespeare showed us that in the classic play of Romeo and Juliet. According to Shakespeare, Juliet was 13 and Romeo was just a bit … Continue reading

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August 16 – Seek and Hide

Psalm 32; Jeremiah 25:15-29; Acts 7:44-53 Susanna Wesley is known as the mother of Methodism. She had nineteen children, although nine of them died in infancy. When she felt that her children weren’t getting the spiritual direction they needed from … Continue reading

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August 28 – Holy Confusion!

John 7:25-52; 1 Chronicles 29; Zechariah 13 As Jesus spoke and taught, some people were confused. His appearance in Jerusalem touched off a great debate about who He was. The religious leaders sought to kill Him, that was well known, … Continue reading

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March 30 – Transformations

Matthew 24:1-31; Numbers 25-27; Song of Solomon 6:4-8:4 Comedy scripts continue to be written based on the old Abbott and Costello routine of “Who’s on First?” The routine is a comedy of errors based on simple misunderstandings of names that … Continue reading

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