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Day 29: Faith & Prayer

Wow, I totally didn’t post yesterday, apologies. I’ve gotten real slack towards the end, but thankfully it should be noted that I am getting better and almost slept through the entire night (all other nights being woken up by coughing, fever or the like— it was a pretty ratchet cold/flu). 720 more words

Epilogue: God Is What Life Is All About

Over the past forty-two days, we have studied Jesus’ teaching on prayer in the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 6:5–15), focusing specifically on the six petitions of the Lord’s Prayer ( 495 more words

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Day 42: How to Be a Failure

One of my father’s best sermons is entitled, “How to Be a Failure.” It goes something like this…

These days, we often hear messages about how to be a success. 460 more words

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Day 41: Arm Yourselves

In Ephesians 6:14–18, Paul describes “the full armor of God”: “Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist, with the breastplate of righteousness in place, and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace. 455 more words

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Day 40: We Are at War

In Ephesians 6:10–13, Paul writes: “Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. 581 more words

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Day 39: How Jesus Persevered through Trial

Luke 22:39–46 depicts the last moments Jesus spent with his disciples before his arrest, trial, and crucifixion. He spent the time in prayer. Several important principles about perseverance emerge: 479 more words

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Day 38: How Jesus Resisted Temptation

The devil tempts us. God tries us. When we resist the former and persevere through the latter, God produces character in us. Jesus models how to do both. 466 more words

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