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August 15 – Finding Strength and Fellowship in the Church

Psalm 91-93 Romans 15:1-13 “May the patience and encouragement that come from God allow you to live in harmony with each other the way Christ Jesus wants. Then you will all be joined together, and you will give glory to … Continue reading

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June 29 – Christian Marriage

Mark 10:1-31; 2 Samuel 23; Hosea 3 It happened just a couple of years ago: the first divorce where notification was given through Facebook. For some, it became a joking matter, but for Ellanora Baidoo it became a necessity. The … Continue reading

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January 19 – Creation and Redemption

Luke 14:25-35; Genesis 26; Psalm 19 Some actors have played some parts for so long that people know them by their character’s name more than their real name. For actors, it’s a mixed blessing. On the one hand, they’ve had … Continue reading

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January 1 – Hope

Luke 5:27-39; Genesis 1:1-2:25; Psalm 1 And so we begin again. A new year. New hope. New anticipation. Many of us will look back on last year, grateful just to have survived the year. It was difficult for many of … Continue reading

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December 12 – Praise Him!

Isaiah 12:2-6; Amos 8:4-12; 2 Corinthians 9:1-15 One of the greatest things about Christmas is the music. Whether it’s people singing, or humming, songs about the birth of Jesus or a church musical, songs of praise ring through the air. … Continue reading

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June 23 – Good Things

Psalm 16; Leviticus 9:22—10:11; 2 Corinthians 13:5-10 In recent days I have seen a number of posts belittling prayer. Most of these, of course, are from those who have a different view of God than a biblical view. Some of … Continue reading

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June 20 – That’s Crazy!

Psalm 64; Job 18:1-21; 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 Terry Bisson wrote the following in the midst of a comedic writing called “They’re Made Out of Meat” for Omni magazine in 1990. In this piece, two aliens are discussing the discovery of … 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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April 19 – Worship

Psalm 100; Ezekiel 45:1-9; Acts 9:32-35 Our world has become more and more compartmentalized as we go along. Where I teach kids will balk at an assignment I give them because it contains math work. “This isn’t math!” they snarl. … Continue reading

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October 10 – Creation and Re-Creation

Ok, now I’m three days behind…. Revelation 10; Nehemiah 13; Psalm 104:24-35 One of my hobbies is photography. I especially enjoy taking pictures of birds. The amazing variety of birds boggles my mind. There are huge birds with wingspans twice … Continue reading

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