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March 14 – When The Heart is Revealed

Matthew 15:1-20; Leviticus 24-25; Ecclesiastes 1:1-11 “For out of the heart come evil thoughts—murder, adultery, sexual immorality, theft, false testimony, slander. These are what defile a person; but eating with unwashed hands does not defile them.” (Matthew 15:19-20 NKJV) Some … Continue reading

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October 29 – “Hate is Strong and Mocks the Song of Peace on Earth”

Jeremiah 18-19 2 Timothy 3 “Remember this! In the last days there will be many troubles, because people will love themselves, love money, brag, and be proud. They will say evil things against others and will not obey their parents … Continue reading

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December 8 – Dealing With Anger and Bitterness

Ephesians 4:17-32; Ezekiel 12-13; Isaiah 43 You’ve probably seen one of those commercials where someone is foaming at the mouth upset about something that seems trivial. Then, a friend recognizes their anger and hands them a certain brand of candy … Continue reading

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October 31 – Judge Not?

Psalm 50; Nehemiah 13:1-3 23-31; 1 Corinthians 5:9-13 In an essay on not judging others, Barbara Markway tells a story about a person walking through the forest. This person sees a cute little dog in the distance. As they approach … Continue reading

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November 19 – Thumper Speaks

1 Peter 2; Jeremiah 33-34; Psalm 135 The line from the movie Bambi is a classic line that has become a popular saying: “If you can’t say something nice, don’t say anything at all.” Thumper the Rabbit reminds us of … Continue reading

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November 1 – Dealing With Wrongs

1 Timothy 3; Isaiah 36-37; Psalm 119:97-120 Modern political campaigns are amazing things. Most beginning politicians have this starry-eyed belief that they can help the country. They work for other politicians and when things get rough and the campaigns get … Continue reading

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