Tag Archives: Ego

July 31 – I Am NOT Responsible

Psalm 54-56 Romans 3 “God makes people right with himself through their faith in Jesus Christ. This is true for all who believe in Christ, because all people are the same:” (Romans 3:22 NCV) In Romans 3 Paul deals with … Continue reading

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November 3 – Respecting All People

1 Timothy 5:1-22; Jeremiah 1-2; Psalm 119:145-176 There is perhaps no greater example of arrogance on TV than the character of Charles Emerson Winchester – the THIRD from M*A*S*H. (Did you read that name in his voice.) If you read … Continue reading

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August 24 – Who Did It?

Psalm 109:21-31; Ezekiel 20:33-44; Luke 6:6-11 This year has been “interesting” so far to say the least. My wife got a diagnosis of breast cancer, her second in the same breast, and most of our year has been consumed with … Continue reading

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July 26 – It’s All About Me – maybe not

Psalm 55:16-23; Esther 6:1—7:6; Romans 9:30—10:4 Everyone loved Gaston. The men wanted to be Gaston. The women wanted to marry Gaston. He was the village hero. He was the man who led the hunts that provided the food. The problem … Continue reading

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October 14 – The Humbling From God

Revelation 14; Esther 5:1-6:13; Psalm 106:24-48 Haman thought he had the world in his hand. The king granted him great privileges and the queen was throwing a banquet where the exclusive guest list included him and the king. No others … Continue reading

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September 13 – Loving Like Christ

John 15:1-16:4; 2 Chronicles 23; Psalm 80 There is an amazing freedom in life the minute we realize that Jesus loves us in the midst of our imperfections. We spend so much time either consciously or unconsciously seeking to gain … Continue reading

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June 30 – Wanna Be Great?

Mark 10:32-52; 2 Samuel 24; Hosea 4:1-11a All of us would like to be considered “great.” Think about the ego trip it would be to walk into a restaurant and have everyone know our name and offer to buy us … Continue reading

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October 14 – Dealing with Egos

Revelation 14; Esther 5:1-6:13; Psalm 106:24-48 We all know those egotistical people who think the world revolves around them. Every story they tell ends up with them the hero in some clever, witty way. Based on their own recollections, everything … Continue reading

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