Monthly Archives: February 2016

New leader. Same God.

Re:Verse reading–Joshua 1 (day one) “As I was with Moses, so I will be with you.”–v 5. Not alarming to God.  A new leader is appointed.  Life moves forward into a different chapter.  The Eternal One has seen it a … Continue reading

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He is going ahead of you.

Re: Verse reading–Matthew 28:1-10, 16-20 (day seven) “Come and SEE. . .go quickly and TELL. . .’He is going ahead of you into Galilee.’ “–v 7 When the women arrived to announce the news of the resurrection, it had a very … Continue reading

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Disciples Making Disciples

Re: Verse reading–Matthew 28:1-10, 16-20 (day six) Have you ever made a disciple of Jesus? Jesus makes himself clear that we are to go and make disciples. It is not really a recommendation or a suggestion, it is a command. It … Continue reading

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The Kindness of Jesus

Re: Verse reading–Matthew 28:1-10, 16-20 (day five) The women who went to the tomb were told, “do not fear”, and to “go and tell the His disciples” (Matthew 28:5, 7).   They left in obedience. Don’t let this fact be ignored. … Continue reading

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Not an Option

Re: Verse reading–Matthew 28:1-10, 16-20 (day four) In the book, Spiritual Warfare and Missions by Jerry Rankin and Ed Stetzer, it is pointed out that in Matthew 28:18-20, God’s Word is a command. A command is not optional. If we were … Continue reading

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Don’t

Re: Verse reading–Matthew 28:1-10, 16-20 (day three) “Jesus said to them, ‘Do not be afraid.’” Before Jesus walked among us, the command not to fear invited us to trust God in the middle of the reality that the grave was … Continue reading

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Sitting Angels

Re: Verse reading–Matthew 28:1-10, 16-20 (day two) “And behold, a severe earthquake had occurred, for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven and came and rolled away the stone and sat upon it.” vs 2 There are so many action words in … Continue reading

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He is risen! I am too!

Re: Verse reading–Matthew 28:1-10, 16-20 (day one) “And Jesus came and said to them, ‘All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.  Go therefore and make disciples of all nations.’ “–v 18. It is such familiar scripture … Continue reading

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Welcome!

Re: Verse reading–Matthew 27:32-54 (day seven) “At that moment the curtain of the temple was torn in two, from top to bottom.”–v 51. I still remember the conversation.  Young man.  Bright.  Youth camp. We were talking about how people dress … Continue reading

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The Death of Death

Re: Verse reading–Matthew 27:32-54 (day six) “And behold, the curtain of the temple was torn in two, from top to bottom. And the earth shook, and the rocks were split. The tombs also were opened. And many bodies of the … Continue reading

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