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Daily Bible Readings

Drawing Near to God with Our Hearts vs. Customs

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And the Pharisees and the scribes asked him, “Why do your disciples not walk according to the tradition of the elders, but eat with defiled hands?” And he said to them,  "Well did Isaiah prophesy of you hypocrites, as it is written,     ”This people honors me...

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Tags: culture, legalism, missions, ritual, rules, tradition

Handling God's Plan with Bravery or Cowardice

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[14] King Herod heard of it, for Jesus’ name had become known. Some said, “John the Baptist has been raised from the dead. That is why these miraculous powers are at work in him.” [15] But others said, “He is Elijah.” And others said, “He is a prophet, like...

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Tags: boldness, bravery, change, john the baptist, obedience, repentance

Growing Like a Weed, But Not a Weed

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[18] And others are the ones sown among thorns. They are those who hear the word, [19] but the cares of the world and the deceitfulness of riches and the desires for other things enter in and choke the word, and it proves unfruitful. [20] But those that were sown on the good soil are the ones...

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Tags: discipleship, grow, maturity, money, sacrifice, wealth

The Riddles that Draw You In Closer

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[10] And when he was alone, those around him with the twelve asked him about the parables. [11] And he said to them, “To you has been given the secret of the kingdom of God, but for those outside everything is in parables, [12] so that “‘they may indeed see but not perceive...

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Tags: discipleship, faith, growing, learning, parables, sunday school, teaching

The Unsteady Ground of Making Stuff Up

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[22] And the scribes who came down from Jerusalem were saying, “He is possessed by Beelzebul,” and “by the prince of demons he casts out the demons.” [23] And he called them to him and said to them in parables, “How can Satan cast out Satan? [24] If a kingdom is...

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Tags: apostasy, demons, education, faith, miracles, orthodoxy, tradition, truth

Jesus' Way Can't Fit in the Old Ways

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[18] Now John’s disciples and the Pharisees were fasting. And people came and said to him, “Why do John’s disciples and the disciples of the Pharisees fast, but your disciples do not fast?” [19] And Jesus said to them, “Can the wedding guests fast while the...

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Tags: faith, freedom, grace, law, mercy, salvation, works

The Call to Follow Jesus, From Jesus

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Now after John was arrested, Jesus came into Galilee, proclaiming the gospel of God, and saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent and believe in the gospel.” Passing alongside the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew the brother of Simon casting a...

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Tags: believer, discipleship, faith, follower, repent

Old Stories and New Hopes Share the Fight Together

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[17] But Abishai the son of Zeruiah came to his aid and attacked the Philistine and killed him. Then David’s men swore to him, “You shall no longer go out with us to battle, lest you quench the lamp of Israel.” [18] After this there was again war with the Philistines at Gob...

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Tags: discipleship, groups, mentor, nextgen, old people, young people

Cursed Directly or Cursed through Gossip

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[2] And the king said to Ziba, “Why have you brought these?” Ziba answered, “The donkeys are for the king’s household to ride on, the bread and summer fruit for the young men to eat, and the wine for those who faint in the wilderness to drink.” [3] And the king...

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Tags: cursing, gossip, honor, slander, surrender, wisdom

Seeking Jesus First and Avoiding a National Calamity

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[1] Now Absalom, David’s son, had a beautiful sister, whose name was Tamar. And after a time Amnon, David’s son, loved her. [2] And Amnon was so tormented that he made himself ill because of his sister Tamar, for she was a virgin, and it seemed impossible to Amnon to do anything to...

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Tags: action, forgiveness, passive aggressive, reconciliation, redemption

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