Monthly Archives: October 2007

Lesson Four: The Power of Jesus Christ

Key passages: 1) Luke 8:45-46… 45“Who touched me?” Jesus asked. When they all denied it, Peter said, “Master, the people are crowding and pressing against you.” 46But Jesus said, “Someone touched me; I know that power has gone out from … Continue reading

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Lesson Three: The Preaching of Jesus Christ

Two things to keep in mind… 1) Jesus’ life story can be summed up in a few power- packed words. See: Acts 1:1, “In my former book, Theophilus, I wrote about all that Jesus began to do and to teach.” … Continue reading

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Becoming More Like Jesus x

Many years ago I listened as a perspicacious teacher led his class through a study of The Parable of the Rich Fool (Luke 12:13-21). Following a few introductory remarks and explanatory comments, he asked rhetorically, “Do you know what this … Continue reading

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Ten Time Management Tips

What an adventure these past few months have been! My mother-in-law says that getting old is not for sissies. Neither is moving! By God’s grace and with the help of some incredibly good friends we are now on the downhill … Continue reading

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A Relationship of Trust

Here’s how Eugene Peterson translates 1 Timothy 1:12-19 in The Message… 12-14I’m so grateful to Christ Jesus for making me adequate to do this work. He went out on a limb, you know, in trusting me with this ministry. The … Continue reading

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Lesson Two: The Person of the Lord Jesus Christ

Key Scripture: “18This is how the birth of Jesus Christ came about: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be with child through the Holy Spirit. 19Because Joseph … Continue reading

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Lesson One: Prophecies Regarding the Christ

This brief little series of lessons focused on the Life of Christ will take us down a number of different paths. We will touch on prophecies regarding the Christ, along with the person, preaching, power and promises Christ. Why Consider … Continue reading

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A Little Fun

A few years ago, my dear wife and fun-loving-second son sent me shopping for the following list of items: — the cheese that goes crunch — 8 – 1 + “the opposite of down” – with something on the top … Continue reading

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A Brief Look at the Life of Christ

Where would we be without Jesus? During the next few days, I’d like to share a brief look at the life of Christ. It won’t be too deep. I do hope it will prompt us all to think again about … Continue reading

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