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September 12 – When the War’s Over You Need to Make Peace

Proverbs 13-15 2 Corinthians 5 “God was in Christ, making peace between the world and himself. In Christ, God did not hold the world guilty of its sins. And he gave us this message of peace. So we have been … Continue reading

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February 23 – Making Peace

Matthew 5:1-20; Exodus 28:1-29:46; Proverbs 13 For some reason, peacemaking and persecution go hand in hand. I don’t know what it is about peacemakers that troubles so many in our society. Not many people would come out and proclaim how … Continue reading

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November 30 – Dealing with Evaluators

Psalm 90; Numbers 17:1-11; 2 Peter 3:1-18 It happens every year or two for teachers: the dreaded teacher evaluation. During this time the principal or other supervisor comes into the classroom with a pad of paper and write down everything … Continue reading

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October 5 – God’s Got This

Psalm 3; Habakkuk 2:12-20; Mark 11:12-14 20-24 This is the season of fear. We have a holiday devoted to scaring and frightening other people. And no, I’m not talking about election day, although you might think that from all the … Continue reading

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July 17 – What Will You Do With Jesus Christ?

Genesis 18:1-10a; Psalm 15; Colossians 1:15-28; Luke 10:38-42 The ancient saying was that all roads lead to Rome. There was, as I understand it, a simple reason for that truth. The Romans built those roads so that the Roman legions … Continue reading

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April 4 – Praying for Peace

Psalm 122; Esther 7:1-10; Revelation 1:9-20 Real peace is a rare commodity today. We are told to seek peace when all “they” mean is let there be an absence of conflict. We are told to tolerate others as if that … Continue reading

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September 26 – God Loved Us First

1 John 4; Ezra 1-2; Psalm 91 Most people who follow Christ don’t talk about their religion; they talk about their relationship with God through Jesus Christ. This is based on the idea that religion is man seeking to appease … Continue reading

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November 25 – Maranatha

2 Peter 3; Jeremiah 45-46; Psalm 141 It’s that time of year, isn’t it? Family comes to visit. We go to visit family. The family visits can be quite stressful for some people; especially if it means the in-laws are … Continue reading

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