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In Jesus’ Words: Anger (Matthew 21:12-13)

~ Matthew 21:12-13  Cleansing the Temple ~ Jesus went into the temple complex and drove out all those buying and selling in the temple. He overturned the money changers’ tables and the chairs of those selling doves. And He said … Continue reading

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In Jesus’ Words: A message about children (Matthew 18:2-9)

“I wish I believed like that again.” My co-worker and I were having lunch one day when the subject of our childhoods came up.  We both had lived very different childhoods – hers was international and mine from a small town, … Continue reading

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Why would a loving and compassionate God send people to hell?

This is the question a co-worker asked me a few weeks ago.  It is an important question, and honestly, a difficult one to try to answer.  My friend was having difficulty reconciling what she saw around the world with her Christian beliefs.  “There are … Continue reading

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The lunch conversation I will never forget

I’ll never forget that day at lunch.  I’ve thought about it many times since.  Why didn’t I have an answer?  What would I say today?  I was resolved to find the answer. My co-worker sat across from me in the … Continue reading

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