Tag Archives: Value

JOY

Luke and The Lost and Found What brings pure joy to our lives? Is it winning a prize, paying off debt, or accomplishing a challenging task? These will bring personal joy, but is it a joy to be shared with … Continue reading

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JESUS GETS TO THE HEART OF THE MATTER

Luke and The Lost Our next passage calls for repentance of anyone who seeks to do church without being the church. If you read and ponder carefully, we can see our own sins of rule keeping without building relationships, judgmental … Continue reading

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WHAT COUNTS

Luke and The Lost As we continue the “parade of God’s salvation” from yesterday’s blog, we find ourselves listening to the preaching of John and asking ourselves questions that evaluate the condition of our hearts. I remember a little girl … Continue reading

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THE IRONY

Mark – The Facts. Read this next passage and see the pure irony! The phrase that leaps from the page for me this morning is, “after tying Jesus securely”… You cannot bind up the Son of God! Jesus is in … Continue reading

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JESUS DOESN’T MISS A THING

Mark – The Facts. How many of us go to large events where all kinds of people go and miss really seeing things right in front of you? I actually like to go and watch people, not in a creepy, … Continue reading

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PICTURE THIS

Mark – The Facts. “You should have seen it.” “It was a nice time.” That isn’t exciting or helpful for me to see what you saw. What did you see? Tell me more about it, we are thinking. Good storytellers … Continue reading

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WHAT SHOULD BE, ISN’T

Mark – The Facts. How disappointing to us when something we expected just isn’t. Maybe it was an interview for a new job. All the details of the work were embellished and presented as something that wasn’t even close to … Continue reading

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