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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Judges 1-3; Luke 4:1-30 Friday’s: Judges 4-6; Luke 4:31-44   Saturday’s: Judges 7-8; Luke 5:1-16 Sunday’s: Judges 9-10; Luke 5:17-39           Monday’s: Judges 11-12; Luke 6:1-26 Our Lord certainly does move in mysterious and magnificent ways!  Even in the midst of all the confusion […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Joshua 19-21; Luke 2:25-52 Wednesday’s: Joshua 22-24; Luke 3 These are strange times indeed!  An enemy we can’t even see has disrupted our comfortable lives of order and habit and has successfully caused anxiety, discomfort and an increased amount of stress.  On one […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Joshua 4-6; Luke 1:1-20 Friday’s: Joshua 7-9; Luke 1:21-38 Saturday’s: Joshua 10-12; Luke 1:39-56 Sunday’s: Joshua 13-15; Luke 1:57-80 Monday’s: Joshua 16-18; Luke 2:1-24 Nancy Holten learned a hard lesson about accountability in January of 2017. The 42-year-old resident of Switzerland had applied […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Deuteronomy 32-34; Mark 15:26-47 Wednesday’s: Joshua 1-3; Mark 16 James Kelly is serving a 10-year prison sentence in Florida for identity theft, but he’s suing Verizon because he says it’s their fault. The 52-year-old convict with a rap sheet dating back to 1985, […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Deuteronomy 19-21; Mark 13:21-37 Friday’s: Deuteronomy 22-24; Mark 14:1-26 Saturday’s: Deut. 25-27; Mk. 14:27-53 Sunday’s: Deut. 28-29; Mk. 14:54-72 Monday’s: Deut. 30-31; Mark 15:1-25 Dr. John Gottman (b.1946) is professor emeritus of psychology at the University of Washington. In 2007, he was recognized […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Deuteronomy 13-15; Mark 12:28-44 Wednesday’s: Deuteronomy 16-18; Mark 13:1-20 Alben Barkley served as the 35th Vice President of the United States under President Harry Truman. In his autobiography, Barkley recounted an experience on the campaign trail when he was seeking reelection as a […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Numbers 35-36; Mark 10:1-31 Friday’s: Deuteronomy 1-3; Mark 10:32-52 Saturday’s: Deuteronomy 4-6; Mark 11:1-18 Sunday’s: Deuteronomy 7-9; Mark 11:19-33 Monday’s: Deut. 10-12; Mark 12:1-27 Each time a new U.S. President takes office, a massive transformation takes place at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. In fewer […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Numbers 29-31; Mark 9:1-29 Wednesday’s: Numbers 32-34; Mark 9:30-50 We can only imagine what it must have felt like when John Glenn rocketed into space to become the first American to orbit Earth. The possibilities for catastrophic and fatal failures were seemingly endless, […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Numbers 15-16; Mark 6:1-29 Friday’s: Numbers 17-19; Mark 6:30-56      Saturday’s: Numbers 20-22; Mark 7:1-13 Sunday’s: Numbers 23-25; Mark 7:14-37     Monday’s: Numbers 26-28; Mark 8 Ben Carson overcame insurmountable odds of poverty and educational deficiencies to become a world-renowned neurosurgeon. If confirmed, he […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Numbers 9-11; Mark 5:1-20 Wednesday’s: Numbers 12-14; Mark 5:21-43 During her talk at Passion 2017 in Atlanta’s Georgia Dome, Christine Caine told about the legendary Cliff Young from her homeland of Australia. In 1983, the 61-year-old farmer showed up at the inaugural Westfield […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Leviticus 26-27; Mark 2 Friday’s: Numbers 1-2; Mark 3:1-19            Saturday’s: Numbers 3-4; Mark 3:20-35 Sunday’s: Numbers 5-6; Mark 4:1-20           Monday’s: Numbers 7-8; Mark 4:21-41 We all know challenging people, and we’re all a challenge to someone else. Here’s how several famous men […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Leviticus 23-24; Mark 1:1-22 Wednesday’s: Leviticus 25; Matthew 1:23-45 General Sam Houston was governor of Texas when the people voted to secede. He wanted to remain in the Union while the nation was being torn apart with the anticipation of Civil War. President […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Leviticus 14; Matthew 26:51-75 Friday’s: Leviticus 15-16; Matthew 27:1-26      Saturday’s: Leviticus 17-18; Matt. 27:27-50 Sunday’s: Leviticus 19-20; Matthew 27:51-66   Monday’s: Leviticus 21-22; Matt. 28 Robert Emmons, at the University of California, Davis, pioneered research on the benefits of positive thinking. He’s said, “Gratitude […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Leviticus 11-12; Matthew 26:1-25 Wednesday’s: Leviticus 13; Matthew 26:26-50 The May 2016 issue of National Geographic magazine was devoted to Yellowstone National Park. This historic place, which was the first National Park in the United States, covers nearly 3,500 square miles and has […]

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Reflections On Our Life in Jesus Christ Today’s Bible Reading (from Biblegateway.com): Exodus 39-40; Matthew 23:23-39 Friday’s: Leviticus 1-3; Matthew 24:1-28 Saturday’s: Leviticus 4-5; Matthew 24:29-51 Sunday’s: Leviticus 6-7; Matthew 25:1-30 Monday’s: Leviticus 8-10; Matthew 25:31-46 Tricia Goyer learned a valuable lesson about life when she baked a cake as a little girl. Her mother […]

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