Tag Archives: Samaritans

Tax Collectors, Parties, and the Religious Elite – Mark 2:14-28

You know how it is if you’re not with the “right” people, the “in” group. They look at you funny, if they look at you. You’re ignored, forgotten, overlooked. Levi was one of the “wrong” people – a tax collector … Continue reading

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August 20 – All Religions Are the Same

John 4:27-42; 1 Chronicles 16:7-43; Zechariah 5 “For all the gods of the peoples are idols, But the Lord made the heavens.” (1 Chronicles 16:26 NKJV) There is an innate desire in all people to find God. Pascal described that … Continue reading

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May 15 – Planting, Watering, Fertilizing, and Harvesting -Teamwork At Its Best

2 Kings 22-23 John 4:31-54 “Here the saying is true, ‘One person plants, and another harvests.’ I sent you to harvest a crop that you did not work on. Others did the work, and you get to finish up their … Continue reading

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August 20 – Progressive Faith

John 4:27-42; 1 Chronicles 16:7-43; Zechariah5 Advertising is a tricky business. People trying to sell you something try to make their product so appealing that you’ll want to go out and buy it. At the same time, they can oversell … Continue reading

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August 20 – I’m So Excited!

John 4:27-42; 1 Chronicles 16:7-43; Zechariah 5 As the story of Jesus and the Samaritan woman continued, she realized that Jesus could be the Messiah! She rushed into the city to tell the people of Samaria. “’Come, see a Man … Continue reading

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August 20 – Taboos

John 4:27-42; 1 Chronicles 16:7-43; Zechariah 5 When I was growing up I heard people talking about the Grand Canyon. I heard all kinds of stories and saw all kinds of movies. Someone even wrote a musical suite about it. … Continue reading

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