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The Call to Follow Jesus

While walking by the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon (who is called Peter) and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea, for they were fishermen. 722 more words


The Parable of the Tares

24-26 He told another story. “God’s kingdom is like a farmer who planted good seed in his field. That night, while his hired men were asleep, his enemy sowed thistles all through the wheat and slipped away before dawn. 112 more words


Give me this water

John 4:15: The woman said to him, “Sir, give me this water, so that I will not be thirsty or have to come here to draw water.” 1,224 more words


Social Sin and Injustice

Sin. It’s one of those words that those of us who might like to call ourselves “progressive Christians” don’t like to talk about too much. The message of Jesus is about love, we say, not sin.   1,283 more words

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Just Be. Just Do.

There were only four of us. We had heard the same verses read aloud several times. Now it was time to listen carefully to what God had to say through those two verses. 361 more words

Light of men

John 1:4: In him was life, and the life was the light of men. (ESV)

Before Jesus came men were living in darkness, their understanding who… 1,138 more words


The "Shema"

 Waiting for the Wind

Deuteronomy 6: 4-9 (NIV)

4 Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God, the LORD is one. 5 Love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. 449 more words

Addressing The Scriptures