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March 23 – Sorry, No Cookies

Matthew 20:17-34; Numbers 15-16; Ecclesiastes 9:13-10:20 You’ve probably seen this as a meme, or perhaps on a T-shirt: “Come to the Dark Side – We have cookies.” It’s hard to imagine Darth Vadar doing promotions to recruit new members, but, … Continue reading

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January 30 – True Greatness

Luke 22:1-38; Genesis 39; Psalm 30 I have always had dreams of being successful when I grow up. Greatness still calls me. The problem is that reality has set in. I’ve grown a lot older. “Greatness” as most people see … Continue reading

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June 30 – Wanna Be Great?

Mark 10:32-52; 2 Samuel 24; Hosea 4:1-11a All of us would like to be considered “great.” Think about the ego trip it would be to walk into a restaurant and have everyone know our name and offer to buy us … Continue reading

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March 23 – Be Careful What You Ask For

Matthew 20:17-34; Numbers 15-16; Ecclesiastes 9:13-10:20 The scene was probably a bit tense already. Jesus kept telling the disciples of his upcoming crucifixion. None of the disciples wanted to believe it. Then, the mother of James and John joined the … Continue reading

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