Monthly Archives: October 2017

The scars of getting caught …

October 23, 2017 “Teacher, this woman was caught red-handed in the act of adultery. Moses, in the Law, gives orders to stone such persons. What do you say?” John 8:4-5 The Message There was nowhere to run. She never thought … Continue reading

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The Real St. Nick

October 20, 2017 “Late one night he visited Jesus and said, “Rabbi, we all know you’re a teacher straight from God. No one could do all the God-pointing, God-revealing acts you do if God weren’t in on it.” John 3:2 … Continue reading

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Tears .. Kisses .. and Dirty Feet

October 19, 2017 “Just then a woman of the village, the town harlot, having learned that Jesus was a guest in the home of the Pharisee, came with a bottle of very expensive perfume and stood at his feet, weeping, … Continue reading

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The ScarFinder’s reach …

“A leper came to him, begging on his knees, “If you are want to, you can cleanse me.” Deeply moved, Jesus put out his hand, touched him, and said, “I want to. Be clean.” Mark 1:40-41 The Message He asked … Continue reading

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The power of one name ….

October 16, 2017 “Salvation comes no other way; no other name has been or will be given to us by which we can be saved, only this one.” Acts 4:12 The Message Jesus died on a cross two thousand years … Continue reading

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A prayer for today …

October 16, 2017 “But now you have arrived at your destination: By faith in Christ you are in direct relationship with God. Your baptism in Christ was not just washing you up for a fresh start. It also involved dressing … Continue reading

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Following the savvy horse-trader …

October 13, 2017 “You know how full of love and kindness our Lord Jesus Christ was. Though he was very rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, so that by his poverty he could make you rich.” 2 Corinthians. … Continue reading

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God’s cleaning franchise…

God’s cleaning franchise… October 12, 2017 “He treated the outsiders exactly as he treated us, beginning at the very center of who they were and working from that center outward, cleaning up their lives as they they trusted and believed … Continue reading

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God didn’t wait on you …

God didn’t wait on you … October 11, 2017 “God rescued us from dead-end alleys and dark dungeons. He’s set us up in the kingdom of the Son he loves so much, the Son who got us out of the … Continue reading

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It’s waiting for you …

October 10, 2017 “We look at this Son and see the God who cannot be seen. We look at this Son and see God’s original purpose in everything created.” Colossians 1:15 The Message When you’re trying to figure out what … Continue reading

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