God is still sleeping

God is still sleeping Kaji Douša August 16, 2017   Suddenly a furious storm came up on the lake, so that the waves swept over the boat. But Jesus was sleeping. The disciples went and woke him, saying, “Lord, save us! We’re going to drown!” He replied, “You of little faith, why are you so

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Follow Me

Follow Me Traci Blackmon August 15, 2017   “Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will send you out to fish for people.” – Matthew 4:19   Whenever I read the gospel accounts of how Jesus organized The Discipleship Movement I am reminded of how important it is to understand the roles of both leader

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No Condemnation

No Condemnation Matthew Laney August 14, 2017   “If your child asks for a fish, do you give a snake instead?” – Luke 11:11   A woman’s son committed suicide following decades of hard living that caused deep pain to himself and others. According to the woman’s religious upbringing, she was sure her son was

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Take Care

Take Care Vince Amlin August 13, 2017   “Jesus made the disciples get into the boat…while he went up the mountain by himself to pray…And early in the morning he came walking toward them on the sea…Peter said , “Lord, if it is you, command me to come to you on the water.” He said,

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Nerds for Jesus

Nerds for Jesus Molly Baskette August 12, 2017 “For we are fools for the sake of Christ.” – I Corinthians 4 The YA fiction writer John Green redeemed nerdiness for us all. He said that a nerd is simply someone who gets excited about things, things like: the miracle of human consciousness. I wish I’d

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Godsplained

Godsplained Jennifer Brownell August 11, 2017 Now there came to Ephesus a Jew named Apollos, a native of Alexandria. He was an eloquent man, well-versed in the scriptures. He had been instructed in the Way of the Lord; and he spoke with burning enthusiasm and taught accurately the things concerning Jesus, though he knew only

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Ladder

Ladder Quinn G. Caldwell August 10, 2017   “Jacob left Beer-sheba and went toward Haran.  He came to a certain place and stayed there for the night, because the sun had set.  Taking one of the stones of the place, he put it under his head and lay down in that place.  And he dreamed

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Anybody Need a Pie?

Anybody Need a Pie? John Edgerton August 9, 2016   “Jesus came to Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God, saying: ‘The time is fulfilled, and the Realm of God is at hand; repent, and believe in the good news.’” – Mark 1:14-15   It’s pick-your-own blueberry season in New England. All over the place,

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Wisdom, Like

Wisdom, Like Mary Luti August 7, 2017   What is the way to the abode of light?     And where does darkness reside? Can you take them to their places?     Do you know the paths to their dwellings? Surely you know, for you were born then,    you have lived so many years!’ –

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