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January 8 – Dealing With Desires and Needs

Genesis 20-22 Matthew 6:19-34 “Seek first God’s kingdom and what God wants. Then all your other needs will be met as well.” (Matthew 6:33 NCV) As Jesus moves on in the Sermon on the Mount, trust becomes the issue. Where … Continue reading

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April 2 – Ministry is People

Matthew 25: 31-46; Numbers 32-34; Job 2 Boston has a great program that finds a way to bring health care to the people on the street. Boston Health Care for the Homeless, founded in 1985 by Dr. Jim O’Connell, is … Continue reading

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October 9 – Gratitude

2 Kings 5:1-3 7-15c; Psalm 111; 2 Timothy 2:8-15; Luke 17:11-19 The story is told that New Yorkers, during a strike by sanitation workers, would wrap up their garbage like Christmas presents and leave those packages in unlocked cars hoping … Continue reading

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August 3 – What, Me Worry?

Psalm 127; Ecclesiastes 12:1-8 13-14; Luke 12:22-31 It’s an important dinner with the boss. The husband goes back and forth trying to find the right tie and shirt combination. Every time he thinks about one, he brings it by his … Continue reading

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April 16 – Our Needs

Psalm 23; Ezekiel 28:25-26; Luke 12:29-32 In a nation of plenty, we sure do want a lot. It doesn’t matter how much “stuff” people have, the average American wants just a little bit more. If someone is homeless, they want … Continue reading

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June 15 – Doctor Jesus

Mark 2; 2 Samuel 4-5; Daniel 2:24-49 So much of life revolves around food. What are we going to eat? Who are we going to eat with? In fact, who we eat with even makes a statement. This was true … Continue reading

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