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December 31, 2014

“Therefore God exalted him to the highest place and gave him the name that is above every name, that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue acknowledge that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.” Philippians 2:9-11 […]

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December 17, 2014

“Those who trust in themselves are fools, but those who walk in wisdom are kept safe.” Proverbs 28:26 I was on Facebook a couple of days ago and came across a post that said “creative church signs” and so of course I immediately clicked on the post. That click led me to another web page […]

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December 10, 2014

“So now, go. I am sending you to Pharaoh to bring my people the Israelites out of Egypt.” But Moses said to God, “Who am I that I should go to Pharaoh and bring the Israelites out of Egypt?” And God said, “I will be with you.” Exodus 3:10-12 “Who am I?” I can’t even […]

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December 3, 2014

“I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now, being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until […]

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November 12, 2014

Now some teachers of the law were sitting there, thinking to themselves, “Why does this fellow talk like that? He’s blaspheming! Who can forgive sins but God alone?” Immediately Jesus knew in his spirit that this was what they were thinking in their hearts, and he said to them, “Why are you thinking these things?” […]

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November 5, 2014

For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God and all are justified freely by His grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus. Romans 3:23-24 Don’t you love the “Dog Shaming Post” on social media? Pictures of the cutest dogs ever confessing their sins! The owner posts a note around […]

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October 15, 2014

“Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, ‘whom shall I send? And who will go for us?’ and I said, ‘Here am I. Send me!’ -Isaiah 6:8 God always has a plan for our life but sometimes He is just waiting for us to choose the path He has for us. It can […]

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October 8, 2014

“Whether you turn to the right or to the left, your ears will hear a voice behind you, saying, ‘this is the way; walk in it.’” Isaiah 30-21 Life can be crazy sometimes; we can feel lost and confused, unsure of the path in front of us. It is easy to doubt the choices you […]

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October 1, 2014

“Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing.” -Thessalonians 5:11 Be a blessing to those around you. God has given us love and forgiveness, so how can we deny those around us the love and forgiveness He has given freely? Let us encourage each other as the […]

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September 17, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 31 “Look to the Lord and His strength; seek His face always.” 1 Chronicles 16:11 In 2 Kings we find the story of Naaman, the leprous captain of the army of the king of Aram.  There was a young servant girl, an Israelite captive who served Naaman’s wife, who encouraged the […]

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September 10, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 30 “I run in the path of your commands, for you have broadened my understanding.” Psalm 119:32 I run after His commands!  I love to hear Him tell me what to do.  And I love even more when I know I’ve been obedient and done what He said to do. Now […]

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September 3, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 29 “Remember how the Lord your God led you all the way in the wilderness these forty years, to humble and to test you in order to know what what is in your heart; whether or not you would keep His commands.” Deuteronomy 8:2 It was an eleven-day journey that God’s […]

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August 27, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 28 “But I, by your great love, can come into your house; in reverence I bow down toward Your holy temple.” Psalm 5:7 The love of Jesus draws us to Him.  “It’s because of the Lord’s great mercies that we are not consumed; His compassions never fail.” (Lamentations 3:22)  He’s always […]

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August 20, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 27 “In peace I will lie down and sleep, for You alone, Lord, make me dwell in safety.” Psalm 4:8 There is a rest in God that He’s calling all of us to.  Jesus spoke of it Himself in Matthew 11:28 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, […]

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August 13, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 26 “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you.  And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” Matthew […]

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August 6, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 25 “Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.” Colossians 4:2 Why don’t we pray? Maybe most of us don’t always see the good in praying. Maybe we’re too busy. Maybe some of us think we are not worthy of any good thing God might choose to do for us, and […]

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June 11, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 24 “Every branch that bears fruit, He prunes it so that it may bear more fruit.” John 15:2b Did you know that even when you’re being obedient and bearing fruit, God wants to prune you? He wants to continue to mold you — make you — shape you — into His […]

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June 4, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 23 “See to it that no one misses the grace of God and that no bitter root grows up to cause trouble and defile many.” Hebrews 12:15 Wow.  The above passage makes it clear that one person’s bitterness can affect many — it grows like weeds.  Bitterness can also cause trouble. […]

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May 21, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 21 Pages 142-148   Jesus gave them this answer: “Very truly I tell you, the Son can do nothing by himself; he can do only what he sees his Father doing, because whatever the Father does the Son also does.” John 5:19   Last week several of us from our women’s […]

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May 14, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 20 Pages 135-141 “Be devoted to one another in brotherly love. Honor one another above yourselves” Romans 12:10 (NIV) God created each of us as unique individuals, each possessing our own characteristics and qualities, none the same. He also created us to be in relationships, with Him and with those around us. […]

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May 7, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 19 Pages 125-134 “For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through the endurance taught in the Scriptures and the encouragement they provide we might have hope.” Romans 15:4 Some people may think the stories of the Bible are just that, stories or even more […]

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April 30, 2014

Lead like Jesus: Week 18 Pages 121-124 So God created human beings in his own image. In the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. Then God blessed them and said, “Be fruitful and multiply. Fill the earth and govern it. Reign over the fish in the sea, the birds […]

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April 23, 2014

Lead like Jesus: Week 17 Pages 114-120   “All Scripture is inspired by God and is useful to teach us what is true and to make us realize what is wrong in our lives. It corrects us when we are wrong and teaches us to do what is right. 17 God uses it to prepare […]

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April 16, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 16 Pages 107-113   This is what the Lord says:“Don’t let the wise boast in their wisdom, or the powerful boast in their power, or the rich boast in their riches. 24 But those who wish to boast should boast in this alone: that they truly know me and understand that I am the Lord […]

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April 9, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 15 Pages 95-106   “Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other, that you may be healed. The earnest prayer of a righteous person has great power and produces wonderful results.”  James 5:16   Wow.  The passage above is so rich!  The Jewish have sometimes accused Christians of […]

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April 2, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 14 Pages 91-95   “May our Lord Jesus Christ Himself and God our Father, who loved us a by His grace and gave us eternal encouragement and good hope, encourage your hearts and strengthen you in every good deed and word.”  2 Thessalonians 2:16-17 Pastor often says that if we have […]

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March 27, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 13 Pages 85-91   “Now my soul is deeply troubled. Should I pray, ‘Father, save me from this hour’? But this is the very reason I came! Father, bring glory to your name.” Then a voice spoke from heaven, saying, “I have already brought glory to my name, and I will […]

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March 21, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 12 Pages 79-85 “I brought glory to you here on earth by completing the work you gave me to do.” John 17:4 Sometimes I think of the life Jesus had to live and the harsh conditions he endured during his time on Earth and especially during his ministry. A lot of […]

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March 14, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 11 Pages 72-78   “Remember your leaders who taught you the word of God. Think of all the good that has come from their lives, and follow the example of their faith.” Hebrews 13:7   Who lead you to Christ? What was it about this person that made you question what […]

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March 6, 2014

Lead Like Jesus: Week 10 Pages 65-71   “He chose his servant David, calling him from the sheep pens. He took David from tending the ewes and lambs and made him the shepherd of Jacob’s descendants— God’s own people, Israel. He cared for them with a true heart and led them with skillful hands.”  Psalms 78:70-72   […]

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