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Better than Dessert

Last Saturday, we ate at a diner. Just inside the door was the dessert case: berry-topped cheesecake, lemon pie piled high with meringue, gooey chocolate cake, plate-sized cookies. “Maybe I should skip the meal and go straight to dessert,” I … Continue reading

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Soul Food

    The Bible – when do you study it?   Every day  Sunday service I’m in a regular study group Not often When I was a child, I ate at my mother’s table. The food was prepared by her … Continue reading

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Wisdom’s Shortcut

Me:    Lord God, the Bible is a big book. Isn’t there             some shortcut to wisdom–a TED talk, or             Cliff Notes or a Reader’s Digest condensed       … Continue reading

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Change Leaders

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Grand Opening, Facebook Style

    Next Saturday, we’re starting a new women’s Bible study at church. We’ll meet the 1st & 3rd Saturday of each month, 9:30 AM.     For those who can’t come in real time (or for men who’ve always … Continue reading

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Acts, in Obedience

  My plans were in place for a women’s Bible study on the Trinity. First lesson ready to go. Second lesson, started, then trashed. Started over, stuck again. I prayed. Silence. We went to the movie, “The Insanity of God” (it … Continue reading

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Green Grass-Fed

  I’ve heard Christians say, “I need a church where I’m fed.”     The Good Shepherd of Psalm 23 led his sheep to the green pasture. There’s nothing about him pulling up the grass and putting it in their … Continue reading

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Basic Bible Study

  “Do not study about the Bible, study the Bible.” R. A. Torrey, 1856-1928     ‘Nuff said. 

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From God’s Mouth to My Ear

  Jeremiah 1:4 (NIV) The Word of the LORD came to me saying . . .   Lord, give me ears that hear (and a heart willing to study). Amen.

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Bible Study Is Like Asparagus

  Jeremiah 15:16 (ESV) Your words were found, and I ate them, and your words became to me a joy and the delight of my heart.   Is God’s Word “the delight of your heart”? Do you take joy in … Continue reading

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