Author Archives: Pastor Don

Christ confidence

Re:Verse reading–Acts 4:5-31 (day one) “Now as they observed the confidence of Peter and John, and understood that they were uneducated and untrained men, they were amazed and began to recognize them as having been with Jesus.”–v 13 As a … Continue reading

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Repentance

Re: Verse reading–Acts 3:1-20  (day one) “Therefore, repent and return, so that your sins may be wiped away, in order that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord.”–v 19 It was not something I heard when … Continue reading

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Spirit-filled witness

Re: Verse reading–Acts 2:1-41 (day seven) “And they began to speak. . .as the Spirit was giving them utterance.”–v 4 When I was a young believer, I was made to feel guilty for not “sharing my faith”.  I don’t know … Continue reading

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All flesh

Re: Verse reading–Acts 2:1-41 (day one)  “And it shall come to pass in the last days, saith God, I will pour out of my Spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters will prophesy, and your young men … Continue reading

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Taken up into Heaven

Re:Verse reading–Acts 1:1-14 (day seven) “My first account. . .(was) about all that Jesus began to do and teach, until the day He was taken up into Heaven, after He had, by the Holy Spirit, given orders to the apostles.”–v 1-2 … Continue reading

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Those who wait upon the LORD

Re:Verse reading–Acts 1:1-14 “And gathering them together, He commanded them not to leave Jerusalem, but to wait for what the Father had promised.”–v 4 “Though youths grow weary and tired, and vigorous young men stumble badly, yet those who wait … Continue reading

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Other people’s things

Re:Verse reading–Philippians 2:1-11 (day seven) “Do not merely look out for your own personal interests, but also for the interests of others.”–v 4. When Paul thought about unity,he realized pride is always the problem. When he thought about pride, he realized … Continue reading

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Civic-minded

Re:Verse reading–Philippians 2:1-11 (day one) “Do not merely look out for your own personal interests, but also for the interests of others.”–v 4. It is the opposite of Charlottesville.  The opposite of the new, nasty norm in contemporary American politics. … Continue reading

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Am I willing?

Re:Verse reading–James 2:14-26 (day seven) “But are you willing to recognize, you foolish fellow, that faith without works is useless?”–v 20 Hard question.  Important.  Requires some soul-searching.  Am I willing to learn/know God’s truth?  Willing to change the way I see … Continue reading

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What’s the use?

Re:Verse reading–James 2:14-26 (day one) “If a brother or sister is without clothing. . .and one of you says to them, ‘Go in peace, be warmed and filled,’ and yet you do not give them what is necessary . . … Continue reading

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