Tag Archives: words

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Re:Verse reading–Romans 8:18-39 (day two) “I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us.” vs. 18 I was a Cross Country runner in high school. I loved it, particularly in … Continue reading

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It’s What you Do

Re:Verse reading–Romans 8:1-17 (day five) Have you seen the Geico commercials? They have branded the tag line, “It’s what you do”. There are several silly examples. If you’re the band Europe, you love a final Countdown; it’s what you do. … Continue reading

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May It Never Be!

Re: Verse reading–Romans 6 (day five) Freedom is a funny thing. Every year for the past 25 years of youth ministry, I watch a new group of High School graduates enter a new chapter of life. One of the most … Continue reading

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Who is Your Master?

Re:Verse reading–Romans 6 (day four) Verse 19 says, “…For just as you presented your members as slaves to impurity and to lawlessness, resulting in further lawlessness, so now present your members as slaves to righteousness, resulting in sanctification.” Sin is … Continue reading

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Pleasantries

Re: Verse reading—Romans 1:1–17 (day three)   “Grace and peace to you from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ.” Sometimes when you read an email, the more that people use pleasantries up front–“Hope you’re having a great … Continue reading

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Grateful for Y’all

Re: Verse reading–Romans 1:1–17 (day two) First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you all, because your faith is being proclaimed throughout the whole world. vs. 8 This is the NASB translation, but may provide some evidence that Paul was also writing … Continue reading

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Salt

Re: Verse reading–2 Corinthians 5:11-21; 1 Peter 3:15-16; Colossians 4:2-6 (day six) What will you say? Will your words be full of grace? Will they bring life to the listener? Will they encourage, inspire, and illuminate? Will they be preceded with intention … Continue reading

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