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April 27 – On Greed and Poverty

Psalm 133; Leviticus 19:9-18; Luke 10:25-28 Ok, I confess. When I have an ice cream sundae, I want to get ever last bit of that ice creamy and chocolatey goodness. I run my spoon over every part of the bowl … Continue reading

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October 29 – Harsh Words

2 Thessalonians 3; Isaiah 29-30; Psalm 119:1-32 There seems to be a myth that Christians should not take a hard stance on issues. According to that myth, we are to be soft, fuzzy, and loving to all people. We are … Continue reading

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January 24 – Dependency

Luke 18:18-43; Genesis 31; Psalm 24 I tend to be demanding at times. I want things my own way. I expect others to change their ways to do things my way. It may seem like independent thinking, but I’m actually … Continue reading

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October 4 – Exploitation

Revelation 4; Nehemiah 5:1-7:4; Psalm 99 Throughout history those who are poor have been exploited by those who are wealthy. It doesn’t matter what the source of poverty is for those who are poor. It doesn’t matter whether the rich … Continue reading

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