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Humble Pie(ty)
Matthew 23:1-12
Humble Pie(ty)

These are not the exact words of Jesus, but they come close: "Those who exalt themselves will eat humble pie, while those who eat humble pie will be exalted."... more

The Dumpster Redeemer
Psalm 107:1-7, 33-37
The Dumpster Redeemer

Some people make a living by turning trash into treasure. ... more

Code-Switching
Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25
Code-Switching

Multilingual people switch linguistic "codes" easily as they move from one language to another. In this text, the aging Joshua is concerned about casual switching around with moral and religious "codes."... more

The Inclining Christian
Psalm 78:1-7
The Inclining Christian

What does it mean to "incline" oneself to the things of God? ... more

Prepping for the Apocalypse
1 Thessalonians 5:1-11
Prepping for the Apocalypse

Bomb shelters are not what they used to be. As world tensions heat up, preppers are getting ready for the apocalypse. But they're doing it in style.... more

The Victim's Name Is Jesus
Matthew 25:31-46
The Victim's Name Is Jesus

Will non-Christians get into heaven? ... more

From Fad to Foundation
Mark 13:24-37
From Fad to Foundation

Fidget spinners were hot items last summer (four to five months ago), but are they still cool? ... more

Thank You for Waiting
2 Peter 3:8-15a
Thank You for Waiting

You need to call customer service. So you tap in the number and wait. Then there's a voice. "Thank you for waiting. Your call is important to us." Right! ... more

Merely Christian
1 Thessalonians 5:16-24
Merely Christian

C.S. Lewis' Mere Christianity was published 65 years ago. Why is it one of the "best Christian books of all time," according to one survey?... more

A Dynasty of Grace
2 Samuel 7:1-7, 16
A Dynasty of Grace

Many dynasties have come and gone throughout history, but one dynasty stands out. ... more

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