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Women of Faith and Action

Two very unlikely women became role models for us of faith and action. Find out why they were unlikely and what they did to merit such honor....

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The Kingdom that Cannot Fail

The old covenant and kingdom fell short of perfection yet it did point to the need for something better and enduring. Something only Jesus could bring....

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Loving God and Enemies

Believers are commanded to love their enemies. But does that include marrying the enemies of our God? The Scriptures are clear on this....

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Hated, Excluded, Reviled, Spurned, Blessed

What? Hated, Excluded, Reviled, Spurned, Blessed. This is how Jesus described His disciples. An odd group of words and an odd group of people....

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Old Wine, New Wine, & the Problem of Receptivity

It is natural and sensible to prefer the old to the new when it comes to wine. But this is not true when it comes to the Messiah and the Kingdom of God....

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Leadership Lessons from Jesus and Joshua

Leaders are frequently challenged by high stress situations and high maintenance people. God's Word gives guidance for effective leadership....

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God's Authority against Formidable Forces

God rules over all people and all events in human history. His authority comes through in today’s readings as it does on every page of the Bible....

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The kingdoms vs. the Kingdom

Many kingdoms have come and gone. Only one Kingdom will last forever. Do you belong to that Kingdom? Do you know the King?...

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God’s Intervention in Human History

God works in dramatic ways and in mundane ways to accomplish His purposes for His people. Watch for evidence of His presence in your life today....

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Two Men who Saw the Light

God included the Gentiles in His plans to redeem His elect people from sin and death. Here we meet two men who saw the light on this....

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Whose Side is God On?

Whose side is God on? It's easy to ask the question until you realize it's the wrong question. The right question is "whose side am I on?"...

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Fear: is it good or bad?

Fear. Is it good or bad? It depends. Fear can bring wisdom and or it can debilitate. Learn the difference in today's reading....

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The Everlasting Arms

What or who are you leaning on for support? We can learn from two notable biblical figures who found the only eternal foundation: the arms of God....

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A Serving of Grace with a Dose of Reality

When God gives us a dose of reality it includes not only a clear look at our own hearts but also at His. There we see mercy and grace for every need....

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Where does sin come from?

Where does sin come from? Does it stem from ignorance or is the problem elsewhere? God's word identifies the real source of our disobedience....

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The Father’s Delight in the Son’s Death

Does it cause God anguish when He punishes evil? Is it possible He felt delight as He poured out wrath on His own Son? The answer may surprise you....

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The Crucifixion: Were You There?

The greatest injustice ever was Christ's crucifixion. The old spiritual asks: “Were you there when they crucified my Lord?” What's your answer?...

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Handling Overwhelming Guilt

Who of us has not broken a solemn vow of some kind? Where can we go with our overwhelming guilt? In Christ there is an answer....

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God’s Grace for Every Battle and Failure

Despite God's promises and Christ's warnings, our failure can be big. But bigger still is His grace toward us frightened and guilty sheep....

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The Three Offices of Jesus

Jesus Christ fulfilled the offices of prophet, priest, and king perfectly. So how can we understand His horrible crucifixion? God had a plan. ...

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Watchfulness: good and bad

Jesus said be watchful for His return. Moses warned against a bad watchfulness that leads to sinful disobedience. Do you know the difference?...

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Worship: True and Biblical

Christians differ on the proper way to do corporate worship. But we can all agree that it is a matter of utmost importance. God's glory is at stake....

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Not Far from the Kingdom of God

Jesus told a scribe that he was not far from the kingdom of God. What made Him say this? Would Jesus say that about you? Learn more in today's reading....

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Warning! Dangerous Road Ahead

The Bible gives many examples both positive and negative for our instruction. In today's reading we can learn much from two bad examples....

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Keeping Your Soul

Spiritual leaders give careful instructions and urgent warnings to their disciples. Moses did. Jesus did. Will we learn from them?...

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The Grace of God to All Nations

Jesus echoed the prophets when He rebuked the abuses in the temple during His day. God shows His grace to all the nations and Jesus made this clear....

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Law and Grace: a contrast

For the guilty there was no mercy in Moses' law, but Jesus came bringing grace and giving His life as a ransom. What a great contrast between law and grace!...

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The Obedient Life: Cost and Rewards

Through the ages, God's people learn that great blessing comes through being obedient to Him no matter the cost. May we learn this today....

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A Warning about Causing People to Sin

God will not overlook the evil of causing others, especially His people and little children, to sin. Here is a serious warning to heed....

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Can we trust the Bible?

In the era of fake news do you wonder if you can trust the Bible? Here is evidence for the book that claims to be the inerrant Word of the Eternal God....

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A Man in Love with the World

Those who love the world and its allurements will learn the price for that love is incalculable. Balaam became a horrible example to remember....

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