Category Archives: Breakthrough

April 23: All Things Are NOT Equal!

Read Joshua 24:1-33 This week, we have learned some of the dangers of religion.  We have identified the downside of lists and rules and necessary activities…especially as they are substituted for a real relationship with God.  And that is what … Continue reading

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April 22: The Secret Side of Faith

Read Matthew 6:1-18 What is the secret side to your faith like?  What is it that is expressed when no one else is around and/or that no one else will find out about? Those are pressing questions that flow out … Continue reading

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April 21: Breaking Through Hypocrisy

Read Matthew 23:1-39 The Pharisees represented one of the most highly respected and influential groups during the days of Jesus.  The apostle Paul references his involvement with the Pharisees as a real “resume builder” in his life before coming to … Continue reading

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April 20: Relationships for Inconsistent People

Read Romans 7:14-8:17 I am guessing that you can identify with the tension that Paul described in the first part of your reading today.  Sometimes you just don’t understand why you do what you do. The resolve to do the … Continue reading

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April 19: The Religion Trap (part 3)

Read John 9:1-41 To parallel our last couple devotionals, the issue at hand today is still that of religion. When we get caught up with the “how” of Christianity rather than the “why,” we fall into the trap of religion. … Continue reading

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April 18: The Religion Trap (part 2)

Read Revelation 3:14-22 One of the most disgusting things I have ever drank in my life is lukewarm water. I’m not sure if it’s just me expecting cold water and getting warm water or what. To me, it is almost … Continue reading

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April 17: The Religion Trap

Read Revelation 2:1-7 Math has never been my subject. Through the many years of schooling that I have experienced, math has always left a bad taste in my mouth. Nothing gets me more peeved, more stressed, or angrier than math. … Continue reading

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