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December 13 – Seeing Things From God’s Perspective

Hosea 12-14 Revelation 4 “After the vision of these things I looked, and there before me was an open door in heaven. And the same voice that spoke to me before, that sounded like a trumpet, said, ‘Come up here, … Continue reading

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December 14 – Constant Change or Constant?

Isaiah 11:1-9; Numbers 16:1-19; Hebrews 13:7-17 “The only thing that is constant is change.” Heraclitus told us that back in the 500s B.C. In many ways that’s true. I used to teach kids in middle school. I see them ten … Continue reading

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November 27 – The Best Days of our Lives

Jeremiah 33:14-16; Psalm 25:1-10; 1 Thessalonians 3:9-13; Luke 21:25-36 There is a lot of nostalgia for the good old days. We think back to younger, more care-free days and somehow idolize those times as the best of all times. That … Continue reading

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June 7 – But They’re Different!

Psalm 68:1-10 19-20; Judges 11:29-40; Galatians 2:11-14 Middle School is an awkward time for kids. They are thrown into a new surrounding and all the social rules have changed. Now, in order to be “cool” kids have to know who … Continue reading

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February 23 – Friends

Matthew 5:1-20; Exodus 28:1-29:46; Proverbs 13 One of the difficulties parents of middle school children face is that their children try out new things and stretch the boundaries. They have more freedom as they change classes. There are new people … Continue reading

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