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October 7 – Honoring Those Who’ve Gone Before

Quick note: Today was delayed due to the presence of my grandchildren. They needed me to spend time with them. Revelation 7; Nehemiah 9:38-10:39; Psalm 102 Nations honor those who have served their countries. Whether they served in government or … Continue reading

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June 28 – Prepared to Serve

Mark 9:2-50; 2 Samuel 22; Hosea 2:2-23 The movie “Raiders of the Lost Ark” is the story of Indiana Jones (Indy) and his quest to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis do. The US government feared what … Continue reading

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June 12 – Fit to Serve?

Romans 16:1-27; 2 Samuel 1; Psalm 72 If you’ve ever seen those awards programs on TV you probably know what shout outs are. A person wins their award, they come up on stage and get their trophy, and then they … Continue reading

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March 13 – Noble Wives

Matthew 14:22-36; Leviticus 22-23; Proverbs 31 A friend of mine recently posted a picture of his wife. He talked about all she did to serve her family and her church. The picture was taken at the end of a long, … Continue reading

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January 30 – Your Serve

Luke 22:1-38; Genesis 39; Psalm 30 It’s a theme used in many detective stories. The detective gathers all the suspects in one room and before he or she begins the explanation of the case that leads to the apprehension of … Continue reading

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October 2 – Unworthy Servants

Habakkuk 1:1-4; 2:1-4; Psalm 37:1-9; 2 Timothy 1:1-14; Luke 17:5-10 If you’ve ever watched some of those dog shows on TV, you can see those dogs do some amazing tricks. Their trainers take them through complicated maneuvers. If you don’t … Continue reading

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September 2 – Complete the Ministry!

Psalm 1; Deuteronomy 7:12-26; Colossians 4:7-17 Many years ago I had the opportunity to serve our city on the Building Standards Board. Our job was to hear testimony about buildings that did not meet city code and find a way … Continue reading

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April 13 – Ready to Serve

Psalm 121; Isaiah 6:1-8; Luke 5:1-11 One of the hardest jobs in any church is what’s called the Committee on Committees. I have to admit, when I first heard that term, I had a good laugh. I had no idea … Continue reading

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April 10 — Depending on God

Acts 9:1-20; Psalm 30; Revelation 5:11-14; John 21:1-19 “If God would just tell me what to do, I would do it.” You’ve probably heard someone say it. You may have even said it yourself. It would be so nice and … Continue reading

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October 3 – Wealth

Revelation 3; Nehemiah 4; Psalm 98 Wealth tends to be associated with God’s blessings. When you look at the Old Testament story of Job you see a wealthy man who loses everything. The previous wealth was associated with God’s blessings; … Continue reading

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