Monthly Archives: September 2005

Caught In The Act (Reflections from John 8:1-11)

You kind have to wonder how the Pharisees caught the women in the act of adultery in John 8. What is really going on in this story anyway? I have always wondered if this was a set up. Adultery was … Continue reading

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Relfections from Chap Clark’s Book, Hurt

Cultural shifts in this country have turned the tables if you will of what our grandparents "knew" as decent. We live in a world today vastly different than our grandparent’s world. Beyond the Internet, and cell phones we live a … Continue reading

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The People Divided…

"Thus the people were divided because of Jesus" (John 7:43).   I was reading John 7 today and came across these words, "the people were divided because of Jesus," contextually The Apostle John is relaying how because of Jesus’ deeds … Continue reading

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Family update

Last week my wife and our daughters went to stay with her mom and dad. I hate being alone. But Sunday night after our youth group fall retreat, I drove up pick them up. It was nice seeing them. My … Continue reading

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Dietary Necessity…

"Just as the Living Father sent me and I live because of the Father, so the one who feeds on me will live because of me" (John 6:57).   I am typical of most Americans, overweight. Before you read any … Continue reading

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My wife and daughters have been up at her mom’s all week. I don’t like being at the house alone. I should get to see them this weekend, and spend an extra day or two with her folks. I am … Continue reading

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Fwd: Scripture of the day: Friday, September 23, 2005

Scripture of the day: Friday, September 23, 2005 =========================================   "He stilled the storm to a whisper; the waves of the sea were hushed" (Psalm 107:29).   A word from the Word: Read John 1:1-18 "The Word became flesh and … Continue reading

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Scripture of the day: Thursday, September 22, 2005 ===========================================   "My heart is steadfast O God; I will sing and make music with all my soul" (Psalm 108:1)   A word from the Word: Read Matthew 23:1-39     Food for … Continue reading

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Scripture of the day: Wednesday, September 21, 2005 ============================================   "Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever" (Psalm 107:1).   A word from the Word: Read Jeremiah 33:1-26 "Call to me and I will … Continue reading

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Fwd: Scripture of the day: Tuesday, September 20, 2005

Scripture of the day: Tuesday, September 20, 2005 ========================================   "He saved them from the hand of the foe; from the hand of the enemy he redeemed them" (Psalm 106:10).   A word from the Word: Read 2 Kings 13-17 … Continue reading

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