Tag Archives: Sanhedrin

May 5 – Changing the Economy

Acts 16:16-40; Judges 4-5; Job 35 Brian Banks was a sure shot for the NFL. He was big, fast, and smart. He dominated his football world. Then, his whole world shattered when he was accused of rape. While there was … Continue reading

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April 16 – All Because of the Resurrection

Acts 5:17-42; Deuteronomy 25-27; Job 16 Jesus changed the world. Most people describe the year based on the number of years since His birth – slightly miscalculated, but that was the intent. Most Christians observe Sunday as a day of … Continue reading

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April 13 – Responding to the Powers That Be

Acts 4:1-22; Deuteronomy 19-20; Job 13 The phrase “speaking truth to power” has almost become a cliché these days. Sometimes you hear people in power say terrible things and they proclaim that all they are doing is that speaking truth … Continue reading

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March 29 – Rejection

Psalm 118:1-2 14-24; Judges 4:17-23; 5:24-31a; Revelation 12:1-12 People fear rejection. We see it as failure and no one wants to fail. So we do whatever we can to avoid that rejection – often not trying to succeed. Think about … Continue reading

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April 16 – Rejoice!

Acts 5:17-42; Deuteronomy 25-27; Job 16 My sports team won last night. That makes me happy. I looked at the “likes” on my Facebook page and on my latest blog post. I’m feeling good about myself. I think of my … Continue reading

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April 6 – But I Thought…

Matthew 27:1-31; Deuteronomy 5-6; Job 6 One of the most complicated people in the Bible is Judas. He walked with Jesus as a disciple and knew His heart. He was trusted enough that he controlled the money for the group. … Continue reading

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July 8 – Guilty

Mark 14:32-72; 1 Kings 9; Hosea 11:1-11 There is a running gag in stories related to oppressive governments. The prisoner demands to know his rights. No one will answer him with anything intelligent and usually he gets a beating for … Continue reading

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