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I never promised you a rose garden (part 2)

The Word for today: 2 Corinthians 1:12-22 The theme verse of 2 Corinthians, it seems to us, is 2 Corinthians 12:10b: For when I am weak, then I am strong. Now let’s return this jewel to its setting: To keep … Continue reading

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Christmas & the Cross (Part 1)

by Pastor Joe The Word for Today: Psalm 40:1-10 Mark this: Psalm 40:7 —┬áThen I said, “Here I am, I have come– it is written about me in the scroll.” Thirty three years is not much, time wise. After all, … Continue reading

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Fear not.

The Word for today: Psalm 37:1-20 Today, and for the last couple of days, we’ve tried to put Christmas in a whole-Bible context. Certainly, we did not attempt to jam every verse of scripture into your stocking, but by taking … Continue reading

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Let nothing you dismay.

The Word for today: Psalm 36 Over the next couple days, Stand in the Rain is going to re-connect the Christmas story to the rest of the Bible (and the rest of the year). We’ll see how Psalm 35 and … Continue reading

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We Three Kings of Orient Are–Not!

The Word for today: Psalm 35 Look what they’ve done to my song, Ma Look what they’ve done to my song. Well they tied it up in a plastic bag And turned it upside down, Ma Look what they’ve done … Continue reading

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