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June 4 – Restored Relationship

Psalm 30; 2 Samuel 14:25-33; Matthew 9:2-8 The Day of Atonement. Every year the Jewish High Priest would enter the Holy of Holies and make atonement for the people of Israel. It is on this day sins were forgiven. Oh, … Continue reading

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May 22 – The Death of Sin

Acts 27:13-44; 1 Samuel 3; Psalm 51 One of the “advancements” of our modern society is that we have eliminated sin. Actions that once caused shame and embarrassment before God and others no longer cause us such shame. In fact, … Continue reading

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February 1 – Miracle!

Luke 23:1-25; Genesis 41; Psalm 32 I’m a little skeptical of the people who think that they can summon miracles on demand from God. I’m even a little more skeptical of those who think that such miracles will change the … Continue reading

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December 17 – Think About It

Philippians 4; Ezekiel 24; Isaiah 52 James reminds us that the tongue is rogue agent that is out of control. Perhaps the reason for that is that our thoughts are out of control. Rarely does our tongue say something without … Continue reading

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December 14 – All Year Long

Philippians 2:1-11; Ezekiel 20; Isaiah 49 The call of Christ; the call of the Savior is a call that begins in the Old Testament. Too often those in ancient times thought of gods being in charge of their little fiefdoms. … Continue reading

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October 14 – The Humbling From God

Revelation 14; Esther 5:1-6:13; Psalm 106:24-48 Haman thought he had the world in his hand. The king granted him great privileges and the queen was throwing a banquet where the exclusive guest list included him and the king. No others … Continue reading

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October 9 – A Chance to Repent

Revelation 9; Nehemiah 12; Psalm 104:1-23 The book of the Revelation has been interpreted and misinterpreted by everyone who has sought to explain its meaning. How often do we get bound up in the discussion of when and where and … Continue reading

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October 8 – Mercy and Forgiveness

Revelation 8; Nehemiah 11; Psalm 103 How great is the mercy of God? How much does He desire to restore a relationship with Him? When David sought to describe the mercy and forgiveness of God he used two beautiful pictures. … Continue reading

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October 2 – Where’s The Passion?

Revelation 2; Nehemiah 3; Psalm 97 From the viewpoint of an outsider, the Church at Ephesus was the church to follow. They worked hard. They kept heresy out. They were doing all the things that a church should be doing … Continue reading

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September 29 – Seeking True Prosperity

3 John 1; Ezra 7-8; Psalm 94 Prosperity is a goal that many strive for. It is a theme of religious preachers and of secular politicians. It is, in fact, a worthy goal. It is not only a goal for … Continue reading

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