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Word Death

Word Death

2 Timothy 3:14-4:5

We no longer hear “mubble fubbles” in everyday conversation, and “crinkum-crankum” is certain to give your spell checker fits. But some words will always be useful to us as Christians.

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Don’t Move Until God Moves

Don’t Move Until God Moves

Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7

Should I stay or should I go? Niebuhr, Hauerwas, Willimon, The Clash and an ancient prophet respond.

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Parting Words

Parting Words

2 Timothy 1:1-14

The apostle Paul knows he is going to die. What does he have to say to his young colleague before the end arrives?

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Bare Essentials

Bare Essentials

1 Timothy 6:6-19

Most people want to live comfortably. But how much is enough?

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You Need a Mediator

You Need a Mediator

1 Timothy 2:1-7

Jesus Christ can fill the gap between us and God, helping us to reach for God’s outstretched hand.

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Selective Attention

Selective Attention

Luke 15:1-10

Should we focus on the lone sheep and ignore the rest of the flock?

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All of Me

All of Me

Luke 14:25-33

Jesus wants all of you and all of everyone who wishes to follow him. Doesn’t that seem like a high price to pay?

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What Am I Getting Out of This?

What Am I Getting Out of This?

Jeremiah 2:4-13

Jesus gives us a clue how to face the truth about our behavior and repair the cracked cisterns in our lives.

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Garnet God

Garnet God

Psalm 71:1-6

Whenever we need to be delivered, rescued or saved, God is our solid rock and fortress.

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The Original Cloud

The Original Cloud

Hebrews 11:29-12:2

Cloud computing can be difficult to understand, but there’s another cloud that’s equally invisible, more mysterious and even harder to wrap our minds around.

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The Need for Clean

The Need for Clean

Isaiah 1:1, 10-20

People love to wash things. We wash our clothes, our hands, the dishes and our cars. We’ll even power-spray the deck. But when are we truly clean?

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Was Jesus Anti-Rich?

Was Jesus Anti-Rich?

Luke 12:13-21

Speculating in cryptocurrency runs into the trillions of dollars every year. But would you risk your assets on something that begins with “crypto”?

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Ecology for Colossians

Ecology for Colossians

Colossians 2:6-15, 16-19

Christians grow when they are rooted in Christ and connected through an ecosystem of communication, nourishment and sacrifice.

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Just Words

Just Words

Psalm 52

Words can wound. They can also heal. Often, the difference is whether our words are just.

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Where Do We Go from Here?

Where Do We Go from Here?

Colossians 1:1-14

Decisions about the church today should be made with an eye toward people’s needs tomorrow.

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The Repairability Index

The Repairability Index

2 Kings 5:1-14

We don’t like it when things break. This is especially true when what breaks is virtually impossible to fix!

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Problematic Predictions

Problematic Predictions

Luke 9:51-62

Jesus calls his followers to look towards a new way of life. But sometimes it’s hard to predict what it looks like with any accuracy.

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The Bible Under the Circumstances

The Bible Under the Circumstances

Psalms 42 and 43

Faith is often believing without seeing, and occasionally believing without feeling.

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Hyperlinks of Faith

Hyperlinks of Faith

Romans 5:1-5

They were first known as embedded menus during the infancy of the computer age. Like keys to a door that leads to other doors, they became known as hyperlinks on the internet. And with a little imagination, we can find them in today’s reading.

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Powerhouse

Powerhouse

Acts 2:1-21

A new energy source was discovered on the day of Pentecost when the Holy Spirit entered a house full of followers of Jesus.

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God’s Rewards Plus Program

God’s Rewards Plus Program

Revelation 22:12-14, 16-17, 20-21

Would it surprise you to learn that God also has a loyalty program? Better read the fine print! 

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Scrub Bulls of Macedonia

Scrub Bulls of Macedonia

Acts 16:9-15

Paul’s voyage reminds us that everyone is purebred in the eyes of God.

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It’s Best Not to Hinder God

It’s Best Not to Hinder God

Acts 11:1-18

You’d think it would be hard to say “No” to God, and yet Peter did it three times! What’s happening? 

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Silent Partners

Silent Partners

Revelation 7:9-17

The doctrine of the Communion of Saints reminds us of the good news that we have support facing the challenges of life, often in ways we’re not aware of.

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Walking Away From It All

Walking Away From It All

John 21:1-19

Can we leave everything behind when Jesus says, “follow me”?

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