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December 11 – Building Strong Families is Hard Work!

Ephesians 6; Ezekiel 17; Isaiah 46 “And you, fathers, do not provoke your children to wrath, but bring them up in the training and admonition of the Lord.” (Ephesians 6:4 NKJV)  There are a lot of societal practices that mirror … Continue reading

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September 3 – Conflict!

Psalm 1; Deuteronomy 29:2-20; Matthew 10:34-42 Have you ever noticed that when people have a strong belief in something that they cause all kinds of trouble by showing their belief and sticking to it? Often they believe in a cause … Continue reading

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March 20 – Kids in Worship

Matthew 19:1-15; Numbers 9-10; Ecclesiastes 7 Jesus would never understand the rationale behind the saying “Let children be seen, but not heard.” How often do we say that we love children, especially in the church, but then do everything we … Continue reading

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February 4 – Right, Wrong and Restored

Luke 24:13-53; Genesis 44; Psalm 35 The final trap was sprung. After a day of eating and celebrating, Joseph arranged for evidence to be planted in his full brother’s sack. The poor steward who planted the evidence was then sent … Continue reading

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January 28 – Joseph the Brat

Luke 20:27-47; Genesis 37; Psalm 28 Some people are just not fun to be around. Joseph was one of them. Oh, sure, we all know the end of the story about Joseph saving his father and his brothers, but let’s … Continue reading

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