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May 25 – What’s Your Reputation?

Romans 1:1-15; 1 Samuel 8; Psalm 54 “Where’s the beef?” If the first thing you thought of was a Wendy’s burger, you’ve been influenced by advertising – or “branding” as they call it today. I’m going to give you a … Continue reading

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May 15 – Life is in the Details

Acts 22:30-23:22; Judges 19; Psalm 44 Marriage seems like such a simple proposition. You promise to take each other for better or worse – but you know that worse isn’t going to happen. You promise to take each other in … Continue reading

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December 9 – Is It Worth It?

Psalm 126; Isaiah 35:3-7; Luke 7:18-30 “Was it worth it?” I think many of us ask that question as we come to the end of a long project. Was it worth the time and the effort? We look at how … Continue reading

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July 9 – Jesus Mocked

Mark 15:1-20; 1 Kings 10; Hosea 11:12-12:14 How easily we mock others. We make fun of mental handicaps and physical disabilities. We laugh at people for their weaknesses and their differences. We snicker at foibles and failures. Sometimes we so … Continue reading

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