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BECAUSE HE IS RISEN

October 7, 2012

My apologies for being off-line with this blog.  I have been in the process of moving and this has dominated most of my time.  We are going to be back on track starting this week, but in the mean time I would like to post a guest spot from a dear blogging colleague Tammie Gitt, […]

HOLY WEEK

April 6, 2012

We have been looking at the Lord’s Prayer.  Those of us who observe Maundy Thursday were once again reminded of Jesus’ prayer in Gethsemane, “If it be possible, take this cup from me.”  But ultimately he said, “Nevertheless, not my will but yours be done.”  Jesus provided us the example of what being his disciple […]

HAVE A LITTLE FUN – BABY GOT BOOK

February 24, 2011

Take a study break and enjoy this hilarious video. I love it! – Steve

THE CHRISTIAN VIEW OF DEATH

October 19, 2010

This post appeared on another of my blogs called Easter People. Heading for the Land of the Living When John Owen, the great Puritan, lay on his deathbed, his secretary wrote in his name to a friend, “I am still in the land of the living.” “Stop,” said Owen. “Change that and say, ‘I am […]

WEEK 25 – BONUS COVERAGE – ACTS 16

September 26, 2010

FEETWASHING AND THINGS UNCLEAN

August 22, 2010

Reflecting on Obedience to God-Feetwashing This is an appropriate to take a little side trip.  Yesterday we read in chapter 10 of Peter’s vision.  He had been conditioned by his religious upbringing to see certain animals as unclean and unfit for eating.  Like many persons in 1st century Judaism and many religious persons in 2010, […]

Week 15 – The Church Responds

July 23, 2010

Chapter 4: Questions for Reflection and Understanding Released from their incarceration, Peter and John return to the group of believers who are the infant Church of God, Remember that just before their arrest, Peter’s sermon had resulted in an incredible 5000 more people deciding to follow Jesus. 1. Read chapter 4, verses 21-31.  What have […]

JOSEPH OF ARIMATHEA

July 9, 2010

http://www.bibletools.org/index.cfm/fuseaction/Topical.show/RTD/CGG/ID/209 FOLLOW THIS LINK FOR SOME GOOD BIBLICAL BACKGROUND

WEEK 13 – MORE ABOUT JUDAS AND PILATE

July 7, 2010

Chapter 27: Reflections on Judas and Pilate “Thirty pieces” of silver has entered the language of humanity as the price of betrayal. Few persons earn greater vilification than those who betray their country or a position of trust. Almost always the betrayal grows from sense of disillusionment or anger. One does not surrender that which […]

SOME PEOPLE DON’T TAKE THE END SERIOUSLY

June 23, 2010