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December 8th-We need to raise up others who can teach as well.

2 Timothy 2: 2The things which you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, entrust these to faithful men who will be able to teach others also. Paul sums up the education of disciples brilliantly. By describing … Continue reading

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December 5th-The actions are directed at various people in different situations, but the last one, patience, is for all situations

1 Thessalonians 5:14We urge you, brethren, admonish the unruly, encourage the fainthearted, help the weak, be patient with everyone. Paul describes some of the desirable Christian behaviors and these for the most part are actions. The actions are directed at … Continue reading

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December 3rd-Here we have Paul setting a great example of how to pray for others.

Colossians 1: 9For this reason also, since the day we heard of it, we have not ceased to pray for you and to ask that you may be filled with the knowledge of His will in all spiritual wisdom and … 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 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 18th-Although our intentions may be totally different than what the people see, we have to remember, their perception is their reality

7However not all men have this knowledge; but some, being accustomed to the idol until now, eat food as if it were sacrificed to an idol; and their conscience being weak is defiled…..9But take care that this liberty of yours … Continue reading

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November 8th- simply telling our own story of what Jesus has done in our lives, as Paul has done

Acts 28: 22“But we desire to hear from you what your views are; for concerning this sect, it is known to us that it is spoken against everywhere.”23When they had set a day for Paul, they came to him at … Continue reading

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