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August 21 – Signs and Wonders, or Acts of Faith?

John 4:43-54; 1 Chronicles 17; Zechariah 6  “Then Jesus said to him, ‘Unless you people see signs and wonders, you will by no means believe.’” (John 4:48 NKJV) Jesus left the festival in Jerusalem and went back to Cana in … Continue reading

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June 17 – Let There Be Faith

Nehemiah 7-9 Acts 3 “It was faith in Jesus that made this crippled man well. You can see this man, and you know him. He was made completely well because of trust in Jesus, and you all saw it happen!” … Continue reading

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February 27 – Remembering the Awe and Wonder

Numbers 15-16 Mark 6:1-29 “Jesus said to them, ‘A prophet is honored everywhere except in his hometown and with his own people and in his own home.’ So Jesus was not able to work any miracles there except to heal … Continue reading

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February 24 – Calming the Storms

Numbers 7-8 Mark 4:21-41 “Jesus was at the back of the boat, sleeping with his head on a cushion. His followers woke him and said, ‘Teacher, don’t you care that we are drowning!’” (Mark 4:38 NCV) Jesus had finished a … Continue reading

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November 2 – Just Do It My Way…

1 Timothy 4; Isaiah 38-39; Psalm 119:121-144 A friend recently released a book that had me nervous at first. The bad guy…er…the villain(s) in the story are part of a cult. Every warning bell in my head went off. I’m … Continue reading

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February 4 – Dealing With Cataracts

Luke 24:13-53; Genesis 44; Psalm 35 A cataract is the clouding of the lens of an eye that leads to a decrease in vision. The only cure for cataracts is surgery. If you’ve had a cataract surgery in the last … Continue reading

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August 14 – It Ain’t Easy….

Jeremiah 23:23-29; Psalm 82; Hebrews 11:29—12:2; Luke 12:49-56 One of Sesame Street’s most well-known songs is “Bein’ Green.” In the song, Kermit begins with a lament about his color and how it blends in with so many things. As he … Continue reading

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May 4 – The Ultimate Power

Psalm 93; 2 Chronicles 34:20-33; Luke 2:25-38 May the fourth be with you. Yes, it’s a Star Wars day and you will see that greeting all over the Internet today. Your geek friends will greet you that way too as … Continue reading

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October 20 – Testing Day

Revelation 20; Isaiah 7-8; Psalm 110 I have a real problem when people talk about testing God. Usually they talk about “laying out a fleece,” where God will have to answer in a miraculous way, to find the answer to … Continue reading

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January 4 – Luke 7:1-17, Genesis 8-10 and Psalm 4

Alright, I have to admit. I am not always listening when my wife tells me to do something. Sometimes my mind is racing, sometimes my mind has gone out for a walk or sometimes I am so focused on other … Continue reading

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