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Thought for Today: A Beautiful Faith

“I have swept away your offenses like a cloud, your sins like the morning mist. Return to me, for I have redeemed you.” – Isaiah 44:22 The beauty of our faith is that we worship and serve the God who forgives. God has … Continue reading

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Book Study: The Shack 13

Chapter 15: A Festival of Friends   P209    Mack – He could see that the stars were in motion, not hurriedly but smoothly and with precision, as if there were grand celestial conductors coordinating their movement.   Q: Why are … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: The Biggest Sinner in the World

Who is the biggest sinner in the world? The honest answer may shock us.   Podcast version here   1 Timothy 1:15           Here is a trustworthy saying that deserves full acceptance: Christ Jesus came into the world to save … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: Faithfulness

It’s only through God’s faithfulness to His Word, that we can ever be restored to His favor and love.   Podcast version here   1 Corinthians 1:9 God, who has called you into fellowship with His Son Jesus Christ our … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: An Old Lie

We all tell lies and have to deal with the consequences. I am still bothered about a lie I told my High School sports coach 35 years ago in Scotland.   Podcast version here   When I was in High … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Tom and Jerry

Do you remember the old Tom and Jerry cartoons?  Long before they were deemed politically incorrect because of the comic violence in them, I used to love watching them every night on TV. They made me really laugh, but I … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Troubling Ourselves

I’m going to an African-American church this Sunday afternoon to preach at a special service. Black prayer week begins on Sunday and this year the African American community is focusing on AIDS and its impact on their people. I’ve been … Continue reading

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