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Daily Thought 02.24.17

From: 40 Days In The Word, Pastor Rick Warren God’s Word Is the Only Stable Foundation Read: Matthew 7:24; Mark 7:8; Proverbs 16:25 You can’t become what God wants you to be on a faulty foundation. We’re given a lot … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.23.17

From: 40 Days In The Word, Pastor Rick Warren God’s Word Causes Radical Change Read: 2 Timothy 3:16-17; James 1:22; John 1:14 I was once asked what the best translation of the Bible was. My answer: when you translate it … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.22.17

From: 40 Days In The Word, Pastor Rick Warren God’s Truth Will Set You Free Read: John 8:31-32 Nothing can change the lives of people like the Bible. I’ve seen alcoholics and addicts get their lives sober and clean because … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.21.17

From: 40 Days In The Word, Pastor Rick Warren Trust the Bible. Jesus Did! Read: Matthew 5:18; John 10:35; Luke 11:28 You may have heard someone say, “I trust Jesus, but not the other guys who wrote the Bible.” There’s … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.20.17

From: 40 Days In The Word, Pastor Rick Warren God’s Word Is Right and True Read: Hebrews 6:18; Psalm 33:4 You can trust the Bible because it’s doctrinally correct. You can trust the Bible because it’s theologically correct. You can … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.17.17

Selfless: Living An Others First Kind Of Life Sacrifice John 15:12-13 (NLT) “This is my commandment: Love each other in the same way I have loved you. 13 There is no greater love than to lay down one’s life for one’s … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.16.17

Selfless: Living An Others First Kind Of Life Unconditional 1 Corinthians 13:1-13 (NLT) “If I could speak all the languages of earth and of angels, but didn’t love others, I would only be a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.15.17

Selfless: Living An Others First Kind Of Life Others First in All Life Brings Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 (NLT) “Two people are better off than one, for they can help each other succeed. 10 If one person falls, the other can reach out … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.14.17

Selfless: Living An Others First Kind Of Life Others First Is Supernatural 1 John 4:7-21 (NLT) “Dear friends, let us continue to love one another, for love comes from God. Anyone who loves is a child of God and knows … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.13.17

Selfless: Living An Others First Kind Of Life The Foundation for Others First Living Putting others first doesn’t come naturally. It comes supernaturally. People don’t like selfish people. If you want to be the type of person who helps, serves, … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.10.17

Their Culture Is Disgusting By: Pastor Mark Jeske Genesis 46:34 “You must tell him, ‘We, your servants, have raised livestock all our lives, as our ancestors have always done.’ When you tell him this, he will let you live here … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.09.17

Lepers’ Banquet By: Pastor Mark Jeske 2 Kings 7:9 Finally, they said to each other, “This is not right. This is a day of good news, and we aren’t sharing it with anyone! If we wait until morning, some calamity … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.08.17

Only Good Girls Are Welcome By: Pastor Mark Jeske Joshua 2:9 “I know the Lord has given you this land,” she told them. “We are all afraid of you. Everyone in the land is living in terror.” Joshua 2:12-13 “Now … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.07.17

Avoidance By Pastor Mark Jeske John 4:9 “The woman was surprised, for Jews refuse to have anything to do with Samaritans. She said to Jesus, “You are a Jew, and I am a Samaritan woman. Why are you asking me … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.06.17

Outsiders By: Pastor Mark Jeske 1 Corinthians 1:10 “I appeal to you, dear brothers and sisters, by the authority of our Lord Jesus Christ, to live in harmony with each other. Let there be no divisions in the church. Rather, … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.03.17

Trusting God’s Process Psalm 56:3 “But when I am afraid, I will put my trust in you.” Romans 15:13 “I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Then … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.02.17

Trusting God’s Process Psalm 9:10 “Those who know your name trust in you, for you, O Lord, do not abandon those who search for you.” The Benefits of Trusting God The benefits of trusting God are immeasurable. While the Bible … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 02.01.17

Trusting God’s Process Proverbs 11:28 “Trust in your money and down you go! But the godly flourish like leaves in spring.” Proverbs 28:26 “Those who trust their own insight are foolish, but anyone who walks in wisdom is safe.” The Consequence … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.31.17

Trusting God’s Process Psalm 20:7 “Some nations boast of their chariots and horses, but we boast in the name of the Lord our God.” How God Perceives Your Trust It’s not only important to understand why trust is important as … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.30.17

Trusting God’s Process Proverbs 3:5-10 (NLT) Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding.  Seek his will in all you do, and he will show you which path to take. Don’t be impressed … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.27.17

Proverbs 17:17 (NLT) “A friend is always loyal, and a brother is born to help in time of need.” Proverbs 18:24 (NLT) “There are “friends” who destroy each other, but a real friend sticks closer than a brother.” Devotional: “A Friend … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.26.17

1 John 2:3-11(NLT) “And we can be sure that we know him if we obey his commandments. 4 If someone claims, “I know God,” but doesn’t obey God’s commandments, that person is a liar and is not living in the truth. … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.25.17

John 10:1-10 (NLT) “I tell you the truth, anyone who sneaks over the wall of a sheepfold, rather than going through the gate, must surely be a thief and a robber! 2 But the one who enters through the gate is … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.24.17

Proverbs 3:5-6 (NLT) “Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. Seek his will in all you do, and he will show you which path to take.” 2 Timothy 4:7 (NLT) “I have … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.23.17

1 Corinthians 16:13-14 (NLT) “Be on guard. Stand firm in the faith. Be courageous. Be strong. And do everything with love.” Devotional: “Where Is God When You Feel Stuck?” Just after the 2008 economic recession, I graduated college, moved back … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.20.17

Stand Together: The Value of Unity Today’s Focus: Love Matthew 22:36-40 (NLT) “Teacher, which is the most important commandment in the law of Moses?” Jesus replied, “‘You must love the lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.19.17

Stand Together: The Value of Unity Today’s Focus: Patience Proverbs 14:14 “People with understanding control their anger; a hot temper shows great foolishness.” Praying for patience doesn’t usually work out the way you hope; in fact, it often puts you … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.18.17

Stand Together: The Value of Unity Today’s Focus: Gentleness Colossians 4:5-6 (NLT) “Live wisely among those who are not believers, and make the most of every opportunity. Let your conversation be gracious and attractive so that you will have the … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.17.17

Stand Together: The Value of Unity  Today’s Focus: Humility Philippians 2:3-4 (NLT) “Don’t be selfish; don’t try to impress others. Be humble, thinking of others as better than yourselves. Don’t look out only for your own interests, but take an … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.16.17

Stand Together: The Value of Unity Eph. 4:1-3 (NLT) “Therefore I, a prisoner for serving the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of your calling, for you have been called by God. Always be humble and gentle. Be … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.13.17

God’s Power In Acts 9:32-35, we are given the fifth and final “P” of evangelism, and that is power, Now it came to pass, as Peter went through all parts of the country, that he also came down to the … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.12.17

The Power of Proclamation and Persuasion In our last few devotionals, we have seen we are to pray for the unsaved and live lives that shine the gospel. But there does come a time to speak up. Look at Romans … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.11.17

The Power of Your Presence Jesus said in Matthew 5:16, “Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.” The way you let your light shine is just being … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.10.17

The Prerequisite of Prayer Prayer is such an important piece of aligning ourselves in obedience to God’s priority of “Seeking What is Lost,” that we are going to invest a second day asking for His help in responding effectively in … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.09.17

God’s Priority In Matthew 28:18-20, we have the top priority on God’s list, And Jesus came and spoke to them, saying, “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. Go therefore and make disciples of all … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.06.17

 “And the one sitting on the throne said, ‘Look, I am making everything new!’ And then he said to me, ‘Write this down, for what I tell you is trustworthy and true.’ And he also said, ‘It is finished! I … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.05.17

“God saved you by his grace when you believed. And you can’t take credit for this; it is a gift from God. Salvation is not a reward for the good things we have done, so none of us can boast … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.04.17

“Say to all your people and your priests, ‘During these seventy years of exile, when you fasted and mourned in the summer and in early autumn, was it really for me that you were fasting? And even now in your … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.03.17

“I want you to show love, not offer sacrifices. I want you to know me more than I want burnt offerings.”—Hosea 6:6 A new year means a fresh start that often comes with recommitting to healthy habits. You’ve probably noticed … Continue reading

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Daily Thought 01.02.17

Imagine you’re a parent who has a very sick child.  Your child needs immediate medical attention, but there is no one nearby who can help.  Scared and powerless, you look for any solution possible.  You ask neighbors and friends if … Continue reading

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