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July 31 – Laughing In The Face Of Death

1 Corinthians 15:35-58; 2 Kings 11; Micah 2 Death. It’s a popular subject in literature. Death is a universal theme because everyone experiences it in every culture. Death becomes part of literature, art, and film. How death is portrayed may … Continue reading

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June 20 – Victory is God’s

Mark 5:1-20; 2 Samuel 13; Daniel 7 One of the most amazing views from our location in Rwanda is the sunrise. When you wake up, you see the land shrouded in a haze. Through the mist, off in the east, … Continue reading

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June 14 – Impossible Things

Mark 1:21-45; 2 Samuel 3:2-39; Daniel 2:1-23 During World War II the Seabees, the name given to the Naval Construction Battalions, had a motto. “The difficult we do now, the impossible takes a little longer.” The motto described the Seabees … Continue reading

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November 14 – Throwing Out Words

Psalm 141; Ezekiel 11:14-25; Ephesians 4:25—5:2 In the 1960s a boxer by the name of Muhammad Ali “elevated” the “art” of trash talk to new levels. He even released a record of his trash talk as a form of poetry. … Continue reading

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September 16 – The Lawyer

Psalm 113; Ezekiel 22:17-31; Romans 8:31-39 There’s an old joke about an engineer who dies, arrives at the Pearly Gates, and is told by Peter that he can’t find the engineer’s name in the book of life so he has … Continue reading

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March 28 – Resurrection Joy!

Psalm 118:1-2 14-24; Joshua 10:16-27; 1 Corinthians 5:6b-8 How should we react to news of the resurrection of Jesus? Some don’t believe it. Let’s think about that for a moment. What if those who don’t believe that Jesus rose from … Continue reading

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September 21 – Victory

John 20:19-31; 2 Chronicles 32; Psalm 88 Hezekiah led a revival of the kingdom of Judah when he was king. The revival was religious and political in nature. He rid the kingdom of the places used to worship idols and … Continue reading

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July 31 – Victory!

1 Corinthians 15:35-58; 2 Kings 11; Micah 2 Heaven is a major seller these days. Many books have been written that have talked about people who have gone to heaven and seen it; then have returned to their earthly bodies … Continue reading

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June 20 – God Wins!

Zig Ziglar used to tell a story of watching a Dallas Cowboys football game in 1975. The Cowboys were playing the Minnesota Vikings. With less than two minutes left the Cowboys were down by 4 points and had the ball … Continue reading

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