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October 16th-Are some of our very best efforts to shine our light perceived as ineffectual?

John 1: 5The Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it. From the very beginning, darkness did not understand light. Is it any wonder then that some of our very best efforts to shine our light … Continue reading

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October 15th-Are we approaching the throne with adoration, contrition, thanksgiving, and supplication?

Luke 23: 8Now Herod was very glad when he saw Jesus; for he had wanted to see Him for a long time, because he had been hearing about Him and was hoping to see some sign performed by Him. 9And … Continue reading

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October 11th-All we can hope to have for our own: our righteousness, our true riches, will be entrusted to us eternally by our heavenly Father.

Luke 16: 10“He who is faithful in a very little thing is faithful also in much; and he who is unrighteous in a very little thing is unrighteous also in much. 11“Therefore if you have not been faithful in the … Continue reading

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October 9th-Perhaps worry is what inspired Paul to “take captive every thought to make it obedient”

Luke 12: 22And He said to His disciples, “For this reason I say to you, do not worry about your life, as to what you will eat; nor for your body, as to what you will put on. 23“For life … Continue reading

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October 8th- Sadly, there are too many today who preach a Christian “religion”, but not the whole Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Luke 11: 52 “Woe to you lawyers! For you have taken away the key of knowledge; you yourselves did not enter, and you hindered those who were entering.” Jesus has been criticizing the Pharisees, and ends it with this charge. … Continue reading

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October 7th-for, whatever the question may be, Jesus is our answer.

Luke 9: 18And it happened that while He was praying alone, the disciples were with Him, and He questioned them, saying, “Who do the people say that I am?” Jesus has, at this point, gone to prayer, trying to be … Continue reading

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October 6th-do we bathe every significant decision we make in prayer?

Luke 6: 12It was at this time that He went off to the mountain to pray, and He spent the whole night in prayer to God. 13And when day came, He called His disciples to Him and chose twelve of … Continue reading

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