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October 17 – Hang On Until the End!

Revelation 17; Isaiah 1-2; Psalm 108 It’s a trope that Hollywood uses often: the underdog faces impossible odds in a contest with the favored, beloved champion. As the movie progresses, anything that can go wrong for the underdog goes wrong, … Continue reading

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October 7 – Honoring Those Who’ve Gone Before

Quick note: Today was delayed due to the presence of my grandchildren. They needed me to spend time with them. Revelation 7; Nehemiah 9:38-10:39; Psalm 102 Nations honor those who have served their countries. Whether they served in government or … Continue reading

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August 25 – No Empty Shelves There

John 6:22-59; 1 Chronicles 24; Zechariah 10 The first things to disappear from store shelves when a hurricane is coming are water and bread. We have to have that water. We have to have that bread. Those are vital for … Continue reading

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July 13 – Foolishness or Power?

1 Corinthians 1:18-31; 1 Kings 14; Joel 2:1-11 I remember messing up as a child. I would do something foolish, and my dad or my mom would punish me. No matter how severe the punishment may have been, the hardest … Continue reading

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June 20 – That’s Crazy!

Psalm 64; Job 18:1-21; 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 Terry Bisson wrote the following in the midst of a comedic writing called “They’re Made Out of Meat” for Omni magazine in 1990. In this piece, two aliens are discussing the discovery of … 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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January 7 – Foolishness

Baptism of the Lord Psalm 29 (The voice of God upon the waters); Ecclesiastes 1:1-11 (There is nothing new under the sun); 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 (The power and wisdom of God) There are those who look at life as being … Continue reading

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March 26 – Snakes on a Plain

Matthew 22:1-22; Numbers 21; Song of Solomon 1:1-2:7 The Israelites were grumbling again. God sent poisonous snakes to bite the people. As the people started dying, they confessed their sin to Moses and when Moses prayed for them, God gave … Continue reading

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September 18 – Power!

John 18:38-19:16; 2 Chronicles 29; Psalm 85 The TV series “Undercover Boss” has an interesting idea. The head of a company, or someone high up, is taken on as an employee and he or she then goes through the processes … Continue reading

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May 25 – When All Else Fails

Romans 1:1-15; 1 Samuel 8; Psalm 54 Maybe it was just one event. Perhaps it was everything going wrong over a long period of time. You became hopeless. You railed at God. You screamed and cried and blamed God as … Continue reading

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