Category Archives: 2 Corinthians

February 22 – Meet the Team – Taylor Bennington

Read 2 Corinthians 5:7  My name is Taylor Bennington. I am a law student at The University of Akron School of Law where I have the blessing of being able to serve on our University’s Board of Trustees. I grew … Continue reading

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December 2 – The Songs We Sing – “Holy Ground”

Read Exodus 33:18; John 11:40; 2 Corinthians 4:6; John 8:36; Romans 8:1-39 Listen to Holy Ground by Passion https://youtu.be/xU771D5AYWE In your time of worship, what do you see? Is there a visual that comes to your mind? Is there truth … Continue reading

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November 25 – By Faith or by Sight – Leave Your Past Behind

When Vicki and I moved here 18 years ago, we felt the uncertainty of not knowing anyone. Maybe you know that feeling of moving from the familiar to the unfamiliar. It’s precisely what Abraham and Sarah did, leaving friends, family, … Continue reading

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September 27 – Heaven FAQ’s – Is Heaven really that great?

Read 2 Corinthians 12:1-10 and Philippians 1:23 “From the beginning, God had a shining dream in his heart. He would make people to share his forever happiness. They would be his children and the world would be their perfect home.” … Continue reading

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September 18 – Heaven FAQ’s – When does a person go to heaven?

Read 2 Corinthians 4:16-5:10 On a Friday afternoon, in Granny’s kitchen in St. Charles, Missouri, Kelly and I were trying to get some lunch into Mattie before we put him down for a nap. Despite the semi hectic back and … Continue reading

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September 5 – The God Who Comes Through – Revealing Glory and Transforming People

Read Exodus 34:29-35 (cf 2 Corinthians 3:12-18) Going back to school in the midst a pandemic is tough.  I have been volunteering and subbing in a school since my retirement 8 years ago so I know many of the students … Continue reading

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April 30 – Jesus: The Resurrection and the Life – Why Being New Matters

Read 2 Corinthians 4:1-6:2 He spoke at Creation, that first day amid the darkness and formless. “Let there be light,” and there was light. (Gen. 1:3) He spoke light with a Word, and it was. The Word created light and life. … Continue reading

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April 27 – Because He Lives – We Live Too

Read 2 Corinthians 5:14-21 A baby arrived and they called Him Jesus. God called Him God With Us. Immanuel. God revealing Himself and sticking around. God taking the blame for the sin we have lived in, the sin we have served, then conquering death with … Continue reading

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January 27 – God’s Will – God’s will and enough grace

Read 2 Corinthians 12:1-10 In the previous chapter, Paul gave quite a list of difficulties he had experienced as a servant of Christ.  But, rather than whining about them because God owed him a bed of roses, he seemed to embrace … Continue reading

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January 26 – God’s Will – God’s will and my troubles

Read 2 Corinthians 11:16-33 “And this is what I get as one of your children?”  “This is the thanks I receive for the ways I served you?” Though you may have never verbally expressed those statements to God, they may have … Continue reading

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