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MICRO~DEVO 7/17/2014 "done"

There is so much freedom in realizing that you have nothing to prove to anyone. Likewise, God has nothing to prove to us either. He’s already given us His all. 21 more words


Luke 14:1-24

Luke 14:1-24 is now available.

This week we follow Luke’s account of Jesus at a pharisee’s banquet. He repeats teaching about the value of life and healing over the law, addresses pride, motivation for good deeds, and who will enter the kingdom of Heaven. 16 more words


Commentary on Mark 7

Mark 7:5-7, 20-23

Then the Pharisees and scribes asked Him, “Why do Your disciples not walk according to the tradition of the elders, but eat bread with unwashed hands?” 811 more words

Do We have to ASK to Receive? From God?

Mother Teresa’s Brothers and Sisters, (the M.C.s), are Famous for bringing Street Children to their Homes, providing their basic needs, and even helping them settle in life. 589 more words

Social Issues

Conversations with a Pharisee

I always find it a little amusing when people, usually people who are not adherents to any religion (or are rabidly “anti-religious”), say that religious belief is a crutch, a grasping for certainty in an uncertain world. 1,136 more words


Mining the Parables - The Lost Coin (Chapter 1b)

The Parable of the Lost Coin and the Lost Sheep are two parts of the same parable. The Lost Sheep is considered Part “a” while the Lost Coin is considered Part “b.” The audience, plot and ending are quite similar. 649 more words