June 27 – July 1, 2022
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June 27 – July 1, 2022

Click for a PDF version   Monday Read Romans 8:9-11 “You, however, are not in the realm of the flesh but are in the realm of the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God lives in you. And if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, they do not belong to Christ.” (Romans 8:9)...

June 20 – 24, 2022
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June 20 – 24, 2022

Click for a PDF version   Monday Read Psalm 150; Acts 2:46-47 “Glenkirk Church is a worshipping community, inviting everyone to join in the journey of becoming fully devoted followers of Christ, loving God and His world.” Hopefully the above declaration is very familiar, as it is Glenkirk’s mission statement. What better emphasis this week,...

June 13 – 17, 2022
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June 13 – 17, 2022

Click for a PDF version   Monday Read Romans 5:5-8; Genesis 3:4-9; Hebrews 11:4-11 This week’s theme is “the futility of life apart from the Spirit.” The related problems confronting each of us as “recovering humans”—pridefulness and its byproducts, selfishness, etc.—originated in the Garden of Eden. Like the true and living God, we are triune:...

June 6 – 10, 2022
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June 6 – 10, 2022

Click for a PDF version   Monday Read Romans 8:1-4 No Condemnation Paul’s letter to the Romans is arguably his finest explanation of the gospel of salvation by faith in Jesus Christ. Chapter 8 follows on Paul’s admission of his own inner struggle to do what is right as he confesses: “So I find this...

May 30 – June 3, 2022
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May 30 – June 3, 2022

Click for a PDF version   Monday Read Numbers 28:26; Leviticus 23:15-21; Acts 2:1-4 The term Pentecost is familiar and Pentecost Sunday may be familiar too, but probably not like Christmas or Easter. How much do you know about the history and significance of Pentecost? The word Pentecost comes from the Greek word pentekoste, meaning...

May 23 – 27, 2022
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May 23 – 27, 2022

Click for a PDF version   Monday Read John 15:15 Is true friendship with God possible? Is there evidence for this possibility? Yes, there is evidence in the Bible. Enoch and Noah “walked with God.” Abraham is described as God’s friend. Moses talked with God “face to face.” David was described by God via Samuel...

May 16 – 20, 2022
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May 16 – 20, 2022

Click for a PDF version   Monday Read Psalm 14:2-3; Matthew 11:27-30 “The LORD looks down from heaven on all mankind to see if there are any who understand, any who seek God. All have turned away, all have become corrupt; there is no one who does good, not even one.” Psalm 14:2-3 History reveals...

May 9 – 13, 2022
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May 9 – 13, 2022

Click for a PDF version   Monday Read Psalm 2 The title Messiah is not found in the Old Testament even though the concept has its roots there. Messiah means simply “Anointed One,” and was primarily a reference to the One who had been anointed as the ruler over God’s people. This is evident in...

May 2 – 6, 2022
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May 2 – 6, 2022

Click for a PDF version   Monday Read Luke 1:26-28; Matthew 1:18-25, 2:13-23 The Family of Jesus: Joseph, adoptive father of Jesus, the Child Can you think of a prominent Bible character, a person who was intimately involved in the life of Jesus but for whom there is no record in Scripture of any word...

April 25 – 29, 2022
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April 25 – 29, 2022

Click for a PDF version   Monday Read Job 24:13-17; 2 Timothy 3:1-5, 16-17; 4:1-5 I am now 66 years old, having lived my first 39 years as a periodically churchgoing “cultural Christian,” the last 27 walking with Jesus. I’m struck by how this parallels the Bible itself: 66 books total, 39 in the Old...