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Picture the scene. The date is approximately 1600 B.C. The Israelites are living in Egypt, suffering as slaves at the hands of brutal taskmasters. Pharaoh had refused to let the Israelites leave his country though God has commanded him to do so, and He had sent nine plagues to try to lead him to comply. Now Read More

“Everybody Loves a Parade”?

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Post Date: March, 2013
Post Categories: Devotions,Palm Sunday Devotion
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PALM SUNDAY: (Matthew 21:1-11; Mark 11:1-10; Luke 19:29-40; John 12:12-15) It has been said that everybody loves a parade. Large crowds of people young and old flock curbside to watch Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, the Rose Bowl Parade, or the St. Patrick’s Day Parade. What makes parades popular are Read More

A Different Kind of Church

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Post Date: March, 2013
Post Categories: Cross Purposes,Series
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The title above is the notice on the bulletin board of a non-denominational church in our city. Though we do not know what this church claims as its noteworthy difference, we commend its frankness. Nevertheless, that description loses some of its originality in the general religious climate of our day, for if the measure of a church is Read More

Adorning the Doctrine

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Post Date: March, 2013
Post Categories: Series,Studies in Titus
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But as for you, speak the things which are proper for sound doctrine: that the older men be sober, reverent, temperate, sound in faith, in love, in patience; the older women likewise, that they be reverent in behavior, not slanderers, not given to much wine, teachers of good things—that they admonish the young women to love their husbands, to Read More

How’s your “Wow” doing?

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Post Date: March, 2013
Post Categories: Series,THE MIRACLES OF CHRIST
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And again He entered Capernaum after some days, and it was heard that He was in the house. Immediately many gathered together, so that there was no longer room to receive them, not even near the door. And He preached the word to them. Then they came to Him, bringing a paralytic who was carried by four men. And when they could not come near Him Read More

Jesus Makes the Difference

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Post Date: March, 2013
Post Categories: Chapels,Devotions
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“It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.”(Hebrews 10:31) What a Bible passage! There is nothing comforting about this statement. The word for "fearful" is always used in a negative way. Likewise, the word for "fall into" is used negatively. It is not like falling into the arms of someone who loves Read More

LENTEN . . . JOY?

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Post Date: March, 2013
Post Categories: Devotions,Lent
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“…(Jesus) who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.” (Hebrews 12:2)
The term joy is not one we typically associate with the seven weeks of the Lenten season. Joy is an emotion usually reserved for the seasons of Read More

Noah, Daniel, and Job can’t save!

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Post Date: March, 2013
Post Categories: Church Year,Devotions,Opening Devotion
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“...Even though Noah, Daniel, and Job were in , as I live, says the Lord God, they would deliver neither son nor daughter; they would deliver only themselves by their righteousness.” (Ezekiel 14:20)
What do Noah, Daniel, and Job have in common? Each was well known for his righteousness. We read that Read More

The Beauty and Joy of Christian Fellowship

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Post Date: March, 2013
Post Categories: Fellowship,Series
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(Sixth of eight installments)
As we continue to consider the beauty and joy of Christian fellowship, we recognize that the biggest threat to such fellowship is the intrusion of false teaching. Our Lord has told us what to do when false teaching takes over some earthly organization. We are to take note of Read More

THE THIRD COMMANDMENT

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Post Date: March, 2013
Post Categories: Commandments,Series
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The Third Commandment  Remember the Sabbath-day to keep it holy. What does this mean? We should fear and love God that we do not despise preaching and His Word, but hold it sacred and gladly hear and learn it.
"As the head of the family should teach them Read More