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December 4 – When the Eyes of Our Hearts Are Opened

Ephesians 1; Ezekiel 4-5; Psalm 150 Movies and books turn on those major “Aha” moment when the main character realizes they need to take action to deal with a problem. Luke Skywalker’s came when, while searching for a droid he … Continue reading

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January 14 – Stuff is Not Good Enough

Luke 12:1-31; Genesis 21; Psalm 14 You’ve probably heard about stories of rich millionaires, even billionaires, who take a “bombshell” wife that’s fifty or sixty years younger. It isn’t long before he dies and his new will leaves everything to … Continue reading

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November 21 – When Will There Be an End?

Psalm 24; Jeremiah 46:18-28; Revelation 21:5-27 In the movie “The Agony and the Ecstasy” Rex Harrison plays Pope Julius II. The Pope commissions Michelangelo to paint the Sistine Chapel. He was, perhaps, concerned about his legacy. While the painting is … Continue reading

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May 2 – The Will of God

Psalm 93; 1 Chronicles 12:16-22; Revelation 21:5-14 You’ve probably heard the story of the old man who finally got a hearing aid. His doctor asked him what his family thought about it. The old man replied, “I haven’t told them … Continue reading

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May 19 – Trust Fund Christians

Acts 26:1-18; Ruth 3-4; Psalm 48 As Paul gave his defense before King Agrippa he had another chance to tell about his relationship with Jesus to a new group of government bureaucrats. Agrippa had some knowledge of Jewish belief, so … Continue reading

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