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Suffering Sharpens the Spirit

Well, my third cup of coffee has disappeared, and I have really done enough of my Bible study for the day, and the morning is nearly gone. I think that I have no excuse to keep sitting here, and should … Continue reading

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What’s Christmas About, Anyway?

Sometimes I have felt completely inundated by Christmas. Why do we have to do all this? Yes, I know that we’re celebrating Jesus, but so many of the things we do at Christmas have little or nothing to do with … Continue reading

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Give Them Something To Eat

Reading Mark—God’s Word for the Biblically Inept  37 But He answered them,“You give them something to eat!” And they *said to Him, “Shall we go and spend two hundred [t]denarii on bread and give them something to eat?”    Mark 6 NASB There are so many parallels in … Continue reading

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Why Evil?

Why Evil? Why does God allow it? God is perfectly good, so I have heard it said that He could not create evil. I am wondering how that can possibly be true. God is the Creator of everything. It is … Continue reading

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Who Am I?

God told Moses, “Go tell Pharaoh to let my people go!”  Exodus 3 Yeah. Just imagine God speaking to your eighty-year-old quietly comfortable self and saying, Okay, now, let’s get moving. I want you to go talk to this tyrant … Continue reading

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Death is Not Goodbye

In Spanish, there are two different verbs, ser and estar, which both mean “to be.”  One is a permanent, unchangeable state, while the other refers to a temporary condition or location.  In English we might say, “I am a woman,” … Continue reading

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TRUTH: God Does Not Exist to Solve My Problems

God is more concerned about changing me and about glorifying Himself than about solving my problems.   For those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son ………..                 … Continue reading

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