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things too wonderful for me

The Word for today:1 Corinthians 16 mark this: 1 Corinthians 16:13Be on guard. Stand true to what you believe. Be courageous. Be strong. Yesterday, we told all about the spiritual gifts. There were all kinds of religious words in that … Continue reading

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Christmas, every day

The Word for today:1 Corinthians 15:35-58 I believed in Jesus for a long while before I made it through the doors of a church. Then, having made it through the doors, I…umhh…sat down. For a couple years, maybe three, I … Continue reading

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the two advents — part 2

The Word for today:1 Corinthians 15:1-34 Whoever carefully considers Old Testament prophecies is struck by two contrasting (and seemingly contradictory) lines of prediction concerning the coming Messiah. One body of prediction speaks of him as coming in weakness and humiliation: … Continue reading

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the two advents — part 1

The Word for today:1 Corinthians 14 1 Corinthians is absolutely loaded with spiritual answers. At the same time, it raises just as many spiritual questions! Stand in the Rain has been waiting for 1 Corinthians, because it’s the perfect place … Continue reading

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You just met my Miracle.

The Word for today:1 Corinthians 13 “1 Corinthians 13,” the teacher taught us, “is the definition of ideal love.” When I first encountered 1 Corinthians 13, they were pretty words from an abstract realm. There was nothing wrong with the … Continue reading

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