Tag Archives: Day of the Lord

February 8 – The Biggest Surprise of All

I planned to have this done yesterday and been caught up. Then, we had a family emergency, wife fell and broke her wrist. Barring any more emergencies, I should be caught up today. Leviticus 4-5 Matthew 24:29-51 “In those days … 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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July 6 – A Day of Reckoning

Mark 13:14-37; 1 Kings 7; Hosea 9:1-16 In the movie “Return of the Jedi,” Luke Skywalker freed Han Solo from his carbonite freezer. While Han was recovering, and discovers that Luke has freed him, he asked “How we doing?” Luke … Continue reading

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December 6 – For the Children

Luke 1:68-79; Malachi 4:1-6; Luke 9:1-6 If you ever become a legislator and you want to make sure a bill passes, make sure there is some provision in that bill that can be advocated for with the line “think about … Continue reading

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November 13 – The Pre-Game Show

Malachi 4:1-2a; Psalm 98; 2 Thessalonians 3:6-13; Luke 21:5-19 If you make it a habit to go to church, you will probably miss the pre-game show on TV. It is in this show that pundits discuss the game that’s about … Continue reading

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November 12 – The Kingdom of God

Psalm 98; Ezekiel 10:1-19; Luke 17:20-37 When I was young we’d play a game like hide and seek, but we played it in the dark. We usually played it inside with the lights turned out. People would hide. The person … 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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November 25 – Beliefs Have Consequences

2 Peter 3; Jeremiah 45-46; Psalm 141 Actions have consequences. The Bible often talks about suffering. We are warned to make sure that our suffering is because we follow Jesus, not because we did something wrong. Peter also reminds us … Continue reading

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July 20 – Justice

1 Corinthians 7:25-40; 1 Kings 21; Amos 5 In the last few years I have learned what it’s like to live in a drought area. The rains don’t come and rivers slow to a trickle and streams dry up. There … Continue reading

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