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August 18: Contentment in Christ

Read Luke 22:35 In Luke 22:35, “Jesus asked [his disciples], ‘When I sent you without purse, bag or sandals, did you lack anything?’ ‘Nothing,’ they answered.” We need to remember that in Jesus we lack nothing. We have everything we need to … Continue reading

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August 17: Humility Before Honor

  Proverbs 15:33b “…and humility comes before honor.” Cris Carter, from Middletown, Ohio, a flawed man like all of us, a recovering drug addict and now a Christian, gave his NFL Hall of Fame speech in front of a Canton, … Continue reading

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August 16: Joseph and His Brothers

Read Genesis 37:5-8, 18-20 “When his brothers saw that their father loved him more than all his brothers, they hated him and could not bring themselves to speak peaceably to him” (v.4). It’s a dark story of unthinkable hatred. Jealousy … Continue reading

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August 15: Seek Him, Not Stuff

Read 1 Samuel 6-9, 28-29 Coveting may be the most commonly transgressed commandment by Americans each day. Our lives are built around coveting. Our commercials are designed to strike up emotion of desire within us. We see a car and … Continue reading

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August 14: Thankful for Blessings

Read Colossians 3:15-17; Philippians 4:12-13; Ephesians 1:3-14 Today is Thanksgiving! You don’t have to cook a turkey or clean the house. We are just going to pause and be thankful! As we reflect on the 10th commandment, I am reminded … Continue reading

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August 13: Lusting

Read Matthew 5:28   A man attended a conference about LUST AND SEXUAL TEMPTATION because his wife demanded it. After the conference he confessed his affair. He was truly repentant and said he would do anything to make it up to … Continue reading

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August 12: Don’t Covet

Read 1 Timothy 6:6-10 This week we are exploring the commandment, “Do not covet.” A wise friend of mine often says, “Be careful what you ask for because you just might get it.” Why? Because the more we desire something, … Continue reading

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