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May 13 – Lighting The Way In A Dark World

2 Kings 17-18 John 3:19-36 “They are judged by this fact: The Light has come into the world, but they did not want light. They wanted darkness, because they were doing evil things. All who do evil hate the light … Continue reading

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December 18 – Defeating the Dark Kingdom

This is yesterday’s devotional. Today’s will be up later. Colossians 1:1-23; Ezekiel 25-26; Isaiah 53 When a popular gaming company introduced a new gaming system, my daughter had to have it. She tried to order it online to get it … Continue reading

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September 24 – Love Drives Out Hate

1 John 2; 2 Chronicles 35; Psalm 89:38-52 There is a disturbing trend in our society that is stifling discussion of legitimate issues and polarizing the country. We, as a society, have decided that it’s important to label anyone who … Continue reading

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May 14 – Overcoming Hate

Acts 21:37-22:29; Judges 17-18; Psalm 43 The movie “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner” came out in 1967. The basic story of the movie is that a woman brings her fiancé home to meet the parents. He’s a doctor. He’s black. … Continue reading

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November 2 -The Cubs, The Day of the Lord, and Justice

Psalm 50; Amos 5:12-24; Luke 19:11-27 This has been an amazing year for Cubs fans, as well as for fans of “that other team.” The Cubs haven’t been to the World Series in 71 years and haven’t won since 1908. … Continue reading

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July 10 – Two Kingdoms

Deuteronomy 30:9-14; Psalm 25:1-10; Colossians 1:1-14; Luke 10:25-37 At some point in every crime show there is an episode where an important person is kidnapped or wrongly imprisoned. The job of those solving the crimes is to rescue the good … Continue reading

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June 27 – No Reservations

Psalm 140; Genesis 24:34-41 50-67; 1 John 2:7-11 It happens every so often. Some “big name” person informs the world that they have accepted Jesus as their Savior. They get ridiculed by the popular press, but cheered by Christians. Christians … Continue reading

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January 18 – Contrariness!

Psalm 145 (Praise God’s faithfulness); Isaiah 54:1-8 (God is married to Israel); Romans 12:9-21 (Live in harmony with one another) Sometimes, there is only so much you can do to get along with others. You know what I mean! Some … Continue reading

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January 5 – Let There Be Light

Psalm 72 (Prayers for the king); Jeremiah 31:7-14 (Joy as God’s scattered flock gathers); John 1:[1-9] 10-18 (God with us) (New International Version) Have you ever noticed that light and darkness cannot coexist? In fact, the definition of dark is … Continue reading

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December 9 – Walking in Light

Ephesians 5:1-20; Ezekiel 14-15; Isaiah 44 If Paul could make one point stand out about the Christian faith it would be that we are saved by grace alone. We can do nothing to make God love us – He already … Continue reading

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