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“Listen carefully." ~Jesus

Jesus challenges me to listen. Frequently he commands that if I have ears then I should be able to hear. Not only should I listen but I should listen carefully. 228 more words

God Thoughts

Attachments, Part III

Above:  Christ and the Rich Young Ruler, by Heinrich Hofmann

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FOR THE TENTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST, ACCORDING TO  423 more words

Season After Pentecost

How to lament: keep holding on to God

This week we have been studying Psalm 126 which reminds us that when you plant seeds of sorrow, God can give you a harvest of joy. 553 more words

Divine Justice, Part II

Above:  Parable of the Unjust Judge

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FOR THE FOURTH SUNDAY IN LENT, ACCORDING TO A LECTIONARY FOR PUBLIC WORSHIP… 291 more words

Lent

Open Study Discussion: Faith

Hi all,

For this study, please read Luke 18:1-30 and all of Hebrews 11.

In Luke 18:8, Jesus asked, “However when the Son of Man comes, will he find faith on the earth?”.  278 more words

Christianity

"Thank God" (Luke 17:11–19)

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For what are you grateful?

“Thank God I’m not like that schlemiel.”

Well, okay, that’s not exactly how the parable goes. You probably know the story:

Two people went up to the temple to pray.

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Biblical Meditation