Monthly Archives: August 2013

Are you listening?

Re: Verse reading–Hebrews 1:1-6, 14; 2:1-4 (day six) “But in these last days He (God) has spoken to us in His Son. ..We (therefore) must pay more careful attention.”  (v. 1:2, 2:1)  Have you ever seen a small child (thinking that her … Continue reading

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Powerful Words

Re: Verse reading – Hebrews 1:1-2:4 (day 5) “He has spoken to us by His Son” (1:2). Words are powerful. His “I’m proud of you, son” anchored my heart against the tumult of difficulty and failure. Her “yes” to my … Continue reading

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Facing Life With Faith

Re: Verse reading–Hebrews 1:1-6,14; 2:1-4 (day four) We begin a new study this week…the book of Hebrews.  Our theme for the quarter is “Facing Life With Faith.”  Hebrews is the place to find answers on how to do that.  Just … Continue reading

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Word

Re: Verse reading–Hebrews 1 and 2 (day three) “But in these days he has spoken to us by his Son.”  A friend of mine puts it this way: Jesus Christ is the last word of God.  That is not to … Continue reading

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Pay Attention

Re: Verse reading–Hebrews 1:1-6,14; 2:1-4 (day two) I love figuring things out.  It drives my wife crazy, because I expect everyone to think like I do.  It’s particularly challenging for her during movies when I lean over and offer my … Continue reading

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I don’t care!

Re: Verse reading–Hebrews 1:1-6,14; 2:1-4 (day one–New Study!) Did you ever see the old movie “The Fugitive”?  Harrison Ford shouts, “I didn’t kill my wife!”  Tommy Lee Jones says, “I don’t care!”  The writer of Hebrews imagines a similar conversation … Continue reading

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Set menu

RE Verse reading–1 Corinthians 15 (day seven)  “Now if Christ is proclaimed as raised from the dead, how can some of you say there is no resurrection of the dead?”  (v 12)  Have you been to one of those wok restaurants?  … Continue reading

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Knowing Who not how

RE Verse reading–1 Corinthians 15 (day six)  “Behold, I tell you a mystery;. . . we will all be changed. . . in the twinkling of an eye. . .the last trumpet will sound and the dead will be raised imperishable.”  (v … Continue reading

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The facts of our faith

RE Verse reading–1 Corinthians 15 (day five)  “For I handed on to you as of first importance what I also received: that Christ died for our sins in accordance with the scriptures, and that He was buried, and that he was … Continue reading

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Cause

Re: Verse reading–1 Corinthians 15 (Day Five) “I passed on to you as most important what I also received…” It was my parents and a 5th grade Sunday school teacher, a soccer coach and “Brother John,” not to mention pastors, … Continue reading

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