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January 4 – Dealing With Authority

Luke 7:1-17; Genesis 8; Genesis 9; Genesis 10; Psalm 4 “For I also am a man placed under authority, having soldiers under me. And I say to one, ‘Go,’ and he goes; and to another, ‘Come,’ and he comes; and … 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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May 29 – Overcoming Pride

1 Kings 8:22-23 41-43; Psalm 96:1-9; Galatians 1:1-12; Luke 7:1-10 My father-in-law used to give me a hard time about being a Yankee. In fact, I have told people that one of my greatest accomplishments in life was getting him … Continue reading

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April 25 – Not the Culture Club

Acts 10:34-48; Joshua 9-10; Job 25 There is a bit of cultural arrogance in every culture. “The way we do it is best,” is at least thought by just about everyone at one time or another. It really gets bad … Continue reading

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April 24 – Breaking Down Walls

Acts 10:1-33; Joshua 7-8; Job 24 When God works, walls that separate people fall down. Barnabas brought Saul to the disciples and walls fell down. Peter, after performing some miracles was praying and God broke down a major wall. A … Continue reading

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February 28 – A Holy God

Matthew 8:1-13; Exodus 39:1-40:38; Proverbs 18 One of the problems with our relationship with God is that we can sometimes become too familiar. I hear people speak of God as “the man upstairs” and realize that used to make me … Continue reading

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