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They All Point To Him

And he ordered us to preach everywhere and to testify that Jesus is the one appointed by God to be the judge of all—the living and the dead. He is the one all the prophets testified about, saying that everyone who believes in him will have their sins forgiven through his name. (Acts 10:42-43) Read: 1 Kings…

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It Only Takes Once

Unlike those other high priests, he does not need to offer sacrifices every day. They did this for their own sins first and then for the sins of the people. But Jesus did this once and for all when he offered himself as the sacrifice for the people’s sins. The law appointed high priests who…

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Men, Women, Authority, and Hair (8/17/13)

(2015 ed’s note: I just spent the last five hours wrestling with my internet connection. Now that I’m on, I have a very limited time to upload both a video and a CV. So we’re running a replay of 2013. It couldn’t have happened on a better day because this one had both a survey…

NOT AFRAID

2 Chronicles 20:3,4 (Not Afraid)

Jehoshaphat was terrified by this news and begged the LORD for guidance. He also ordered everyone in Judah to begin fasting. (2 Chronicles 20:3,4 NLT) Read: 2 Chronicles 19, 2 Chronicles 20, Romans 10:14-21, Romans 11:1-12, Psalms 21:1-13, Proverbs 20:4-6 Relate: Life can throw some terrifying things our way: lost jobs, major illnesses, and failing marriages…

MERE MORTALS

Mere Mortals

When I look at the night sky and see the work of your fingers- the moon and the stars you set in place- what are mere mortals that you should think about them, human beings that you should care for them? Yet you made them only a little lower than God and crowned them with…

POWER TO CHANGE

2 Kings 23:25 (Power To Change)

Never before had there been a king like Josiah, who turned to the LORD with all his heart and soul and strength, obeying all the laws of Moses. And there has never been a king like him since. (2 Kings 23:25 NLT) Read: 2 Kings 22:3-20, 2 Kings 23:1-30, Acts of the Apostles 21:37-40, Acts…