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October 26 – Following God’s Plan Brings Joy

Jeremiah 9-11 1 Timothy 6 “But you, man of God, run away from all those things. Instead, live in the right way, serve God, have faith, love, patience, and gentleness.” (1 Timothy 6:11 NCV) Contrary to what many in America … Continue reading

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March 18 – Enjoying Wealth

Matthew 18:1-20; Numbers 5-6; Ecclesiastes 5 The Chelsea Hotel in New York has been a hangout for artists for centuries. Mark Twain once lived there, as did Janis Joplin. At times, artists were allowed to pay the rent with their … Continue reading

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August 1 – Doing It All….

Psalm 127; Ecclesiastes 2:1-17; Colossians 3:18—4:1 “Take this job and shove it, I ain’t workin’ here no more,” are the familiar words of a song by Johnny Paycheck. That song resonated with people who don’t even like country music because … Continue reading

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February 18 – Contentment

Hebrews 13; Exodus 18:1-19:25; Proverbs 8 How much money do I need? It appears that I fit in well with most Americans on that score. The average American needs, “Just a little more.” So often it seems that our goals … Continue reading

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November 4 – “For the Love of ….”

1 Timothy 5:23-6:21; Jeremiah 3-4; Psalm 120 “What would you do for a Klondike Bar?” We’ve seen those commercials where someone is stopped on the street and asked that question and given a task that makes them look foolish. They … Continue reading

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