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August 17 – It Began at Night

John 3:1-21; 1 Chronicles 12; Zechariah2 “There was a man of the Pharisees named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews. This man came to Jesus by night and said to Him, ‘Rabbi, we know that You are a teacher come … Continue reading

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March 22 – In the Presence of the Lord

Joshua 10-12 Luke 1:39-56 “You are blessed because you believed that what the Lord said to you would really happen.” (Luke 1:45 NCV) Under normal circumstances, no one would have noticed this meeting between an older lady who was expecting … Continue reading

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November 26 – Seeking Genuine Faith Amidst Forgeries

Galatians 1; Jeremiah 47-48; Psalm 142 In 2003 the Bolton Museum, in England, bought an ancient Egyptian statue called the “Amarna Princess” for around $500,000. They did their due diligence and had the British museum authenticate it. It was displayed … Continue reading

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April 26 – The Vastness of God

(Note: I delayed writing this yesterday until after church – then never wrote it. That’s why the date seems wrong. I will write today’s thoughts later today.) Acts 11:1-18; Joshua 11-12; Job 26 Have you ever had someone tell you … Continue reading

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April 24 – Spiritual Guidance From Han Solo

Acts 10:1-33; Joshua 7-8; Job 24 In the movie Star Wars: A New Hope – the first movie which is also known as Star Wars 4 – Han Solo utters some amazing spiritual advice. As the Millennium Falcon escapes the … Continue reading

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March 20 – Marriage and Divorce

Matthew 19:1-15; Numbers 9-10; Ecclesiastes 7 I remember a Bible Study we had for young men in college. We were taking about marriage and finding the woman that God had in mind for us. One of us asked an interesting … Continue reading

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January 26 – Leaders

Luke 19:28-48; Genesis 34; Psalm 26 I’m always annoyed by those purveyors of the gospel who forget that the job of a pastor, or any leader, is to help people develop their relationship with God. When they share the gospel, … Continue reading

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December 31 – Approaching God With Humility

Luke 5:1-26; Ezekiel 48; Isaiah 66 Some people are very demanding. Have you noticed that? Usually it’s “other” people that are so demanding. We notice “them” when we are out shopping, or working at our jobs. Their desires seem to … Continue reading

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September 10 – Seeking Daily Guidance

John 13:21-38; 2 Chronicles 19; Psalm 78:38-55 Jehoshaphat escaped his foreign excursion with his life, and returned home to a rebuke from God. “Then Jehoshaphat the king of Judah returned safely to his house in Jerusalem. And Jehu the son of … Continue reading

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June 27 – Dealing with Satan

Mark 8:22-9:1; 2 Samuel 20-21; Hosea 1:1-2:1 It is, perhaps, a church tradition. A church committee meets to make plans for the future. They discuss, they argue, they compromise and finally come up with a plan to meet their needs … Continue reading

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