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Comments from Colossians (1:15-16)

Christ is the visible image of the invisible God. He existed before anything was created and is supreme over all creation, for through him God created everything in the heavenly realms and on earth. He made the things we can see and the things we … Continue reading

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Comments from Colossians (1:7-8)

“You learned about the Good News from Epaphras, our beloved co-worker. He is Christ’s faithful servant, and he is helping us on your behalf. He has told us about the love for others that the Holy Spirit has given you.” … Continue reading

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Lent – Day 22 – Jesus Questions

“What do you think about the Messiah? Whose son is He?” (Matthew 22:42) Ultimately, this is THE million dollar question. Nothing else matters as much. What we decide about Christ (the Greek word equivalent for the Hebrew word messiah) makes … Continue reading

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Lent – Day 19 – Jesus Questions

“Why do you people keep demanding a miraculous sign?” (Mark 8:12) Okay. So what is it with Mark 8? We have over 90 questions of Jesus in the Gospels, but I keep pulling questions from Mark 8. This is the … Continue reading

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Lent – Day 8 – Jesus Questions

“So why do you call me ‘Lord,’ when you won’t obey me?” (Luke 6:46) It’s easy to call out disobedience in other people, and not nearly as easy to see it in myself. After all, I’m basically a people-pleaser and … Continue reading

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Purpose-Driven?

“Values and purposes can become palatable substitutes for God.” — Henry Blackaby For years, leadership seminars and Christian conferences alike have extolled the value of Vision Statements, Mission Statements, and Purpose Statements. For a while, many businesses and churches spent … Continue reading

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Forget the Balanced Life

We hear it all the time; “If you want the good life, get a balanced life.” Somehow we have come to believe that the underlying problem for many of us is too much of one thing (work, school, church) and not … Continue reading

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