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Facing death for Christ: 2 Corinthians 4

Today’s reading: 2 Corinthians 1-4.

The words of Paul in today’s passage are hard to accept, for in them he seems to say there is a… 778 more words

Bible In One Year Devotional

Earthy Stuff

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Recently I heard someone describe many of our politicians as empty vessels, perhaps hinting at a dearth of ethics and/or morals in the political arena. 341 more words

Just A Thought...

Broken Lives, Beautiful Treasure

This morning I was awoken to the news of Anthony Bourdain’s death. The article stated he had taken his own life. On Tuesday, it was Kate Spade who had committed suicide. 979 more words

Clay Jars

2 Corinthians 4:7-10

But we have this treasure in clay jars, so that it may be made clear that this extraordinary power belongs to God and does not come from us. 303 more words

Devotions

Treasure in Jars of Clay

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“But we have this treasure in jars of clay, to show that the surpassing power belongs to God and not to us” (2 Corinthians 4:7). 1,834 more words

In earthen vessels

Haiku for the humble

We have this treasure,
the apostle asserted,
in earthen vessels.

These common clay pots,
plain and undecorated,
hold the light of Christ. 97 more words

Jesus

Treasure in Earthen Vessels

Treasure in Earthen Vessels

I’ve been thinking  about some of the special Christians  in my life,  who have influenced me  in some way or another.     806 more words

Hallelujah