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Wonderful Words of Warning: Satan.

Most of us carry within us images of Satan that arise from Genesis (the Snake), Revelation (The Beast from the Sea), cans of deviled ham (Underwood), and really bad Hollywood movies. The composite picture of Satan that emerges from the … Continue reading

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Wonderful Words of Life: Patience

Matt. 18:26 So the servant fell on his knees, imploring him, ‘Lord, have patience with me, and I will pay you everything.’ Rom. 2:4 Or do you presume upon the riches of his kindness and forbearance and patience? Do you … Continue reading

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Wonderful Words of Life: Change

Today I want to a little time talking about one of the Wonderful Words of Life. If you understand these words, it will increase your ability to comprehend and understand the Bible.  The word for today “change.” So, what does … Continue reading

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Wonderful Words of Life: Caesar?

Today I offer commentary on the Assigned Lessons and then add comments about our relationship to the nation-state and our politics. This little commentary is not a complete statement of politics for people of faith. It is just an exploration. … Continue reading

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Wonderful Words of Life: Paradise, Heaven

Texts: Romans 8:18-25, Luke 23:39-43, Psalm 49:7-20 Winston Churchill claimed to be an agnostic. He regarded faith in an afterlife as mere superstition, akin to believing in ghosts and goblins.  He once told his doctor that death was just a … Continue reading

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