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December 11th- He was not the messiah they had expected, but his teaching still demanded their attention.

Hebrews 3:1Therefore, holy brethren, partakers of a heavenly calling, consider Jesus, the Apostle and High Priest of our confession; 2He was faithful to Him who appointed Him, as Moses also was in all His house. 3For He has been counted … Continue reading

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December 10th-the change that Jesus has made in our lives far surpasses any change we could see in the outward appearance of anyone’s life.

Philomen 1: 10 I appeal to you for my child Onesimus, whom I have begotten in my imprisonment, 11 who formerly was useless to you, but now is useful both to you and to me. 12 I have sent him … Continue reading

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November 30th-this meshes with our previous topics where we have seen that we, as followers of Christ, may be the only Scripture that our employer or employee ever reads.

Ephesians 6: 5Slaves, be obedient to those who are your masters according to the flesh, with fear and trembling, in the sincerity of your heart, as to Christ; 6not by way of eye service, as men-pleasers, but as slaves of … Continue reading

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November 29th- learning to go to prayer first, and depending on the Holy Spirit for the right words, will always be our best choice.

Ephesians 4: 14As a result, we are no longer to be children, tossed here and there by waves and carried about by every wind of doctrine, by the trickery of men, by craftiness in deceitful scheming; 15but speaking the truth … Continue reading

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November 21st-Our circle of friends will turn us in a poor direction, if we are not careful

1 Corinthians 15: 33Do not be deceived: “Bad company corrupts good morals.” 34Become sober-minded as you ought, and stop sinning; for some have no knowledge of God. I speak this to your shame. Our circle of friends will turn us … Continue reading

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November 19th- If we can focus on things that bring good to others, we too benefit, perhaps not temporally, but eternally.

1 Corinthians 10: 23All things are lawful, but not all things are profitable. All things are lawful, but not all things edify. 24Let no one seek his own good, but that of his neighbor. Again, we look at our actions … Continue reading

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November 20th-There is great earthly satisfaction and heavenly reward when we find and use those gifts to the utmost

1 Corinthians 1:8For to one is given the word of wisdom through the Spirit, and to another the word of knowledge according to the same Spirit; 9to another faith by the same Spirit, and to another gifts of healing by … Continue reading

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