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About sbk

I am a follower of Jesus. I've been blessed with 33+ years of marriage to my best friend, Celeste. We have two adult sons, two daughters-in-law, a daughter in high school, and two grandsons. I am part of an awesome family of God: Grace Church in Wooster, Ohio.

Correction for today’s “Love and the Law”

Dear Reader, Thanks for your commitment to growing in Christ by spending daily time in the Scriptures! I noticed early this morning (and several of you noticed it to) that I grabbed the wrong graphic of the 10 Commandments. Below … Continue reading

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October 21: 1,000 Years and Beyond

Read Revelation 20:1-15 Perhaps you remember New Year’s Eve, 1999. It was the celebration of a significant turn of the calendar into a new millennium. People sure made that New Year seem significant . . . Y2K scare and all. It … Continue reading

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October 20: 1000 Years

Read Zechariah 14:1-21 As Zechariah closes with more “on that day” prophesies, he draws our attention to the centrality of Jerusalem and to the Lord, who will personally come to this city and reign as King. This prophecy was not … Continue reading

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October 19: Soul Cleansing

Read Zechariah 13:1-9 There is something so refreshing about a shower after a few hours of yard or garden work on a hot, humid summer day. Letting the soap and water cleanse your body of the sweat, dirt, and grass … Continue reading

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October 18: Someday

Read Zechariah 12:1-14 A few years ago over Memorial Day weekend, our family got away for a few days with family in Kentucky. In the midst of an upscale housing development spread across rolling hills, we noticed a beautiful home … Continue reading

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October 17: At What Price?

Read Zechariah 11:1-17 What is the Savior worth to you? I’m sure you agree that it is impossible to attach a monetary value to Him. According to 1 Peter 1:18, 19, the value of His blood is greater than that of … Continue reading

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October 16: Family Reunion

Read Zechariah 10:1-12 “It is so good to see you!” “Timmy, is that you? I can’t believe how much you have grown!” “How was your year?” “I can’t wait to eat some of Aunt Sarah’s gooseberry pie!” “I’m stuffed!” “Are … Continue reading

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