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Devotion: When does church start?

Matthew 9:10 “As Jesus reclined at table in the house, behold, many tax collectors and sinners came and were reclining with Jesus and his disciples.”

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Faith

Why are all the chairs empty?

As a Sunday Civilian, I have been on a lot church campuses in Charlotte recently, and most of those churches are “welcoming” in the sense that someone greets you, helps you if you look lost, hands you a bulletin with a smile, shakes your hand if there is a passing of the peace, and pats you on the back as you head to your car until next Sunday. 266 more words

Faith

What Amazes God

Tuesday Re-mix:

Jesus said to them, “A prophet is not without honor except in his own town, among his relatives and in his own home.” He could not do any miracles there, except lay his hands on a few sick people and heal them. 

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Leadership

Being Ananias

Tuesday Re-mix:

Then Ananias went to the house and entered it. Placing his hands on Saul, he said, “Brother Saul, the Lord—Jesus, who appeared to you on the road as you were coming here—has sent me so that you may see again and be filled with the Holy Spirit.” Immediately, something like scales fell from Saul’s eyes, and he could see again.

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Church

How To Keep Yourself off the Naughty List

Before I start this blog, if you haven’t, check out part one in this series by clicking here. If you already read that post here is a quick refresher: We looked at the first 4 verses of Colossians 3. 1,150 more words

What Do Cows Have to Do with It?

I grew up on a ranch. So when I think about meditating on God’s word, I think of rumination.  The dictionary definition of “ruminate” is: 1. 544 more words

Reading The Bible

Help for the Hypocrites

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All this is from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation:  that God was reconciling the world to himself in Christ, not counting people’s sins against them.

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