Lent 2022

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Day 34Dreams A man’s steps are established by the Lord, and He takes pleasure in his way. Though he falls, he will not be overwhelmed, because the Lord holds his hand.  Psalm 37:23-24 Psalm 37 shows us a great contrast between the righteous and the unrighteous man. If you read the whole chapter you will see many...
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Day 33Next week is the most important week in the history of the world. Next week commemorates the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus. These are the events that changed the world forever.So, what are the events of this week all about? Why did Jesus die a criminal’s death? What was the meaning behind Jesus’s...
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Day 28 Be an Encourager Therefore encourage one another and build each other up as you are already doing. Now we ask you, brothers, to give recognition to those who labor among you and lead you in the Lord and admonish you, and to regard them very highly in love because of their work. Be...
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“Do you wish to be well?” John 5:06 This question from Jesus may seem a bit odd. For He is asking a man paralyzed for years if he wants to be healed. Or is that really what Christ is asking? Perhaps this is a great question for you and me today. Do we really want...
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Serve But Jesus called them over and said, “You know that the rulers of the Gentiles dominate them, and the men of high position exercise power over them. It must not be like that among you. On the contrary, whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be...
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Deeper in Christ For to set the mind on the flesh is death, but to set the mind on the Spirit is life and peace. Romans 8:6 ESV Tragically in American Christianity, “the flesh” has crept right into the sanctuary. Why do I serve God? To get what I want! What a tragedy! We serve...
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Day 20 “Live as free people, but do not use your freedom as a cover-up for evil; live as God’s slaves.” – 1 Peter 2:15 During Lent, we slow down to contemplate Christ’s sufferings. Perhaps we even try to enter into his sufferings in a small way by fasting. Perhaps we take up works of...
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Day 20 In 1999 Tuy Seng (not his real name) traveled to an isolated area in northern Cambodia. Most of the people there were Buddhists or spiritists; Christianity was virtually unheard of.  In one village Seng and his message about Jesus were given an extremely warm welcome.  He openly wondered why?  An elderly lady stepped...
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Day 19 – Time Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your graciousness be known to everyone. The Lord is near. Don’t worry about anything, but in everything, through prayer and petition with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God.  And the peace of God, which surpasses every...
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