Monthly Archives: February 2018

Big Noise

The Lord’s message rang out from you not only in Macedonia and Achaia—your faith in God has become known everywhere. (1 Thessalonians 1:8)  As was customary in his day, Paul opened his letter to the Thessalonians with words of thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Hardly Great

If it wasn’t hard, everyone would do it. It’s the hard that makes it great. (Tom Hanks)  I’m currently enjoying the opportunity of serving as a mentor to a couple of guys making their way through college.  Each of them is struggling with the … Continue reading

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The Jesus App

Our College and Career Class is making its way through Colossians.  As we learned, the church in Colossae was a bit of a mess.  They had divided themselves over things such as food, festivals, angel worship, race, culture, and economic … Continue reading

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Things Above

Remember, Christian, you’re home is in heaven with Christ – keep seeking those things above! (To receive free daily devotions via email, subscribe at:  http://www.theteachableheart.com/blogs—daily-devotions.html. For more information about the ministry, or to order the devotional books, visit:  http://www.theteachableheart.com/books.html).

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Broken is Beautiful

The book of Leviticus is often a long, dry read.  In it, God laid out the rules for His people, Israel, including instructions for temple sacrifices.  There were burnt offerings, sin offerings, wave offerings, and grain offerings.  Among the seemingly … Continue reading

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Who’s Next?

Someday you will read or hear that Billy Graham is dead. Don’t you believe a word of it. I shall be more alive than I am now. I will just have changed my address. I will have gone into the … Continue reading

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Protected

“…no one will covet your land when you go up three times each year to appear before the Lord your God. (Exodus 34:24) The significance of this verse had always escaped me.  It’s in a section of Scripture describing ancient … Continue reading

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