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January 22 – Stepping Out To Do The Impossible

Exodus 4-6 Matthew 14:22-36 “Peter said, ‘Lord, if it is really you, then command me to come to you on the water.’ Jesus said, ‘Come.’ And Peter left the boat and walked on the water to Jesus. But when Peter … Continue reading

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September 12 – Ya Gotta Love ‘Em!

John 14:15-31; 2 Chronicles 21:2-22:12; Psalm 79 “Rule Number 1: The boss is always right. Rule Number 2: If the boss is wrong, refer to rule number 1.” We’ve all seen those two rules for getting along at work in … Continue reading

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September 6 – The Needs of the Many….

John 11:28-57; 2 Chronicles 12-13; Psalm 76 In the movie “Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan” the Enterprise comes under attack from an old adversary. While Captain Kirk and the crew of the Enterprise ultimately prevail, the climactic scene … Continue reading

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June 14 – Impossible Things

Mark 1:21-45; 2 Samuel 3:2-39; Daniel 2:1-23 During World War II the Seabees, the name given to the Naval Construction Battalions, had a motto. “The difficult we do now, the impossible takes a little longer.” The motto described the Seabees … Continue reading

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October 30 – Improbable

Isaiah 1:10-18; Psalm 32:1-7; 2 Thessalonians 1:1-4 11-12; Luke 19:1-10 Sherlock Holmes once said that “when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth.” This is how the great Sherlock Holmes solved so … Continue reading

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June 3 – Impossible Things – Empty Grave Things

Psalm 30; 2 Samuel 14:12-24; Acts 26:1-11 In the Rodgers and Hammerstein version of Cinderella, Cinderella’s fairy godmother is explaining what’s about to happen. Cinderella is incredulous and the fairy godmother makes a point of telling Cinderella that impossible things … Continue reading

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August 23 – Search For Truth

The Pharisees sought to do what God wanted. They were zealous in all that they did to be sure that they didn’t sin or transgress God’s commands. They studied the Scriptures diligently. But like men who discard diamonds as pieces of glass while they are digging for gold, the Pharisees missed the point of the Scriptures. Continue reading

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June 14 – Impossible

Mark 1:21-45; 2 Samuel 3:2-39; Daniel 2:1-23 “The difficult we do immediately. The impossible takes a little longer.” This quote has been attributed to and used by many as inspiration, but it appears to date back the Seabees in World … Continue reading

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May 19 – Impossible!

Acts 26:1-18; Ruth 3-4; Psalm 48 In the old TV Series, Mission Impossible, the leader of the Impossible Missions Team would go to a strange place, utter some code words and be given a secluded spot and then get a … Continue reading

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