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DEATH AND TAXES

Luke and The Lost “One thing that you can be sure of in this world is death and taxes”. This quote began, with other variations, from Benjamin Franklin. I like what a fellow Oklahoman, Will Rogers added, “The only difference … Continue reading

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GLAD I’M NOT HIM!

Luke and The Lost We all do it. We compare ourselves to others. Admit it. We compare our stuff next to their stuff. We often say “at least” at the beginning of our comparison statements. At least MY yard is … Continue reading

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AND HE WAS A SAMARITAN!

Luke and The Lost How grateful to God are we, church? He created everything. He is in all and above all. He protects us. He provides for our needs. He transforms us and give us a new life in Him. … Continue reading

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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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APPLE TREES AND LITTLE BOYS

Luke and The Lost The little first grade boy, pale and thin, was a force to be dealt with every single day of school. He was asked to leave another elementary school. He enrolled in our school. His parents moved … Continue reading

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CRITICS

Luke and The Lost It happens most when what you have been given to do is going well. You are at the pinnacle of the mission of ministry with others, people are coming to Christ in a mighty miraculous way … 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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