September 20 – 24, 2021
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September 20 – 24, 2021

Click for a PDF version   Monday James 2:1 Brothers and sisters in the church will show no partiality.  When he was a student, the famous Indian leader, Mahatma Gandhi, considered becoming a Christian. He read the Gospels and was moved by them. It seemed to him that Christianity offered a solution to the caste...

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September 13 – 17, 2021
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September 13 – 17, 2021

Click for a PDF version   Monday Genesis 4:5-7; Matthew 5:21-22 How can a person be anger free in an angry world? This week we’ll be seeking to answer this question and others. What are the causes and effects of anger? What is the cure and antidote to anger? What does anger have to do...

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September 6 – 10, 2021
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September 6 – 10, 2021

Click for a PDF version   Monday James 1:9-11; Ecclesiastes 5:10-12; Matthew 6:19-21, 19:23-26 Is wealth itself sinful? The Bible does not teach this. One of its most misquoted verses actually states, “The love of money is a root of all kinds of evils” (1 Timothy 6:10). Money is neutral biblically, but the love of...

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August 30 – September 3, 2021
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August 30 – September 3, 2021

Click for a PDF version   Monday James 1:1-8; John 7:1-5; Acts 1:12-14 Today’s devo kicks off Glenkirk’s teaching series in the book of James. This week’s theme: putting faith to work amidst suffering. Interestingly, though this son of Joseph and Mary of Nazareth eventually led Jerusalem’s fledgling Christian church, James was originally cynical regarding...

August 23 – 27, 2021
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August 23 – 27, 2021

Click for a PDF version   Monday John 1:1-7, 21-23; 4:34-38; 5:31-40 John the Baptist introduced the world to Jesus.  “There was a man sent from God whose name was John. He came as a witness concerning [Jesus] that light, so that through [John] all might believe.” (John 1:6-7) John the Baptist was like a...

August 16 – 20, 2021
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August 16 – 20, 2021

Click for a PDF version   Monday John 18:37-38 What is truth? When Jesus stood before Pilate, as recorded for us in John 18, He claimed to have come into the world to “testify to the truth” (v. 37). Pilate responded to this by asking a question that has resonated throughout the world ever since:...

August 9 – 13, 2021
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August 9 – 13, 2021

Click for a PDF verison   Monday John 1:1-4 Physical Life John 14:6 must be one of the best-known verses in John’s Gospel, where Jesus declares Himself to be “the way and the truth and the life.” In our devotions this week, we want to have a look at the LIFE that Jesus promises to...

August 2 – 6, 2021
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August 2 – 6, 2021

Click for a PDF version   Monday Genesis 1:26-27; Romans 5:8; 1 John 2:2 This week’s theme is “loving those different from us.” We will survey this scripturally regarding various groups, considering God’s heart throughout. Start here: Every human was made in God’s image (Genesis 1:26-27). Everyone you have ever met—or will meet—carries the image...

July 26 – 30, 2021
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July 26 – 30, 2021

Click for a PDF version   Monday Malachi 1:1-5 This week we will meditate on the Book of Malachi. Malachi, the last recorded writings of the prophets of the Old Testament, was written around 430 BC. The Jews had been taken captive by the Babylonians around 588 BC. After seventy years of captivity, King Cyrus...

July 19 – 23, 2021
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July 19 – 23, 2021

Click for a PDF version   Monday  Daniel 6:1-23  Daniel in the lions’ den is a famous biblical story. However, it is often overlooked that Daniel was an old man when this incident occurred. He had lived faithfully, experiencing Judah’s exile to Babylon as a teenager only to rise to prominence in Babylonian leadership due...