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Rewards — Words of Affirmation

Matthew 25:14-30 Words of Affirmation Having read this parable told by Jesus, which words of Jesus most captured your attention? Was it the words, “Well done, good and faithful servant” or, was it “you wicked lazy slave”? I do not … Continue reading

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Haggai 2

Haggai 2 August 21, 2017 If a man does not want to succeed, there are many barriers at his disposal. Two of the most common barriers to succeeding or simply moving forward to accomplish great things are found in the … Continue reading

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Nehemiah 10

Nehemiah 10 August 12, 2017 Signatures added to documents serve as a legal confirmation of an agreement made between two parties. God had continually and often made agreements with the people. He had never failed to keep his side of … Continue reading

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Psalm 40

Psalm 40 August 4, 2017 Psalm 40 divides easily into two sections. The first section gives the appearance of the praises of one who has been delivered. The second section sounds like a man throwing himself on the mercy to … Continue reading

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Psalm38

Psalms 38, 2017 Some years ago I heard Jay Strack introduce a message with these words, “Life is tissue paper thin.” Whenever a person slows down long enough to consider the fragile nature of life on this planet, the result … Continue reading

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Acts 26

Acts 26 July 20, 2017 One of the fascinating elements of Paul’s witness was his sensitivity to his audience. You might remember his encounter on Mars Hill where he began his Gospel presentation in speaking to the crowd about the … Continue reading

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Psalm 35

Psalm 35 July 7, 2017 As I read Psalm 35, my first response is to ask the question, “What gives David the right to make such bold requests of the Lord.” In the opening verses, he asks the Lord to … Continue reading

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