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In Jesus’ Words: The Olivet Discourse (End Times Part 1) – Matthew 24

In 2012, it was predicted by some that the world would end on December 21, 2012 according to the end of the Mayan calendar.  It was a big discussion at my workplace, and some people were genuinely concerned.  I spoke … Continue reading

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In Jesus’ Words: Lamentation over Jerusalem (Matthew 23:37-39)

“Jerusalem, Jerusalem! The city who kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to her. How often I wanted to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, yet you were not willing! See, … Continue reading

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In Jesus’ Words: Questions about the Messiah (Matthew 22:41-46)

If someone truly has ultimate authority, and they know without a doubt who they are, what their mission is, and what the outcome will be, then they do not need to “prove themselves” to anyone.  Politicians prove themselves.  Experts prove … Continue reading

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In Jesus’ Words: Two truths about heaven and hell (Matthew 21:33-22:14)

              Jesus continued his conversation with the Pharisees, “Listen to another parable..”, he replied. Jesus had just finished telling the Pharisees the parable of the two sons, and how the tax collectors and prostitutes would … Continue reading

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31 Days of the Christmas Story from Genesis to John: Day 30 – Three prophecies complete the birth story of the Messiah

The Wise Men finished worshiping the child Jesus and departed for home, being warned in a dream not to return by way of King Herod.  Joseph was also told by an angel of the Lord to take the Child and … Continue reading

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31 Days of the Christmas Story from Genesis to John: Day 28 – Wise Men arrive

The Wise Men arrived in Bethlehem.  Mary, Joseph and Jesus lived about two years in Bethlehem and were out of the stable and living in a house by the time the Wise Men arrived.  But who were these Wise Men? … Continue reading

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31 Days of the Christmas Story from Genesis to John: Day 27 – Simeon and Anna in the temple

The first revelation that the Messiah had been born was told to the shepherds.  Next, (before the Wise Men arrived), the Messiah baby was recognized by Simeon and Anna in the temple.  Mary and Joseph had traveled to Jerusalem, about … Continue reading

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