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Last Supper

Justin Holcomb from The Resurgence writes on the theology of Maundy Thursday or The Last Supper. Holcomb states that remembering The Last Supper isn’t just remembering something past but also proclaiming something that is present and looking forward to something … Continue reading

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The Pleasure of Planning

Mark Alan Williams in today’s Church Plants devotional lists simple steps for planning to reach your goals: We should make plans . . . counting on God to direct us. ~ Proverbs 16:9 (TLB)  READING: Exodus 25  We have a … Continue reading

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Come to the end of yourself

A great devotional from Rick Warren today. This one hits home for many. The reason why we don’t move forward with God is because we are trying to be God: “It is not that we think we are qualified to … Continue reading

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Quiet time should follow a simple plan

Rick Warren explains in Ministry Today how quiet time with God begins with a simple plan: “Search me, O God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. See if there is any offensive way in me, … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday message from Billy Graham

Today, Christians around the world are celebrating Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem (which we usually call “Palm Sunday,” because the crowd welcomed Him by spreading palm branches in His path). Those who greeted Him were convinced He was the Messiah … Continue reading

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Warren: God uses people with simplified lives

Rick Warren wrote on something I personally struggle with. Life is busy. Being busy makes it hard for me to be available for God: “So then, let us rid ourselves of everything that gets in the way, and of the … Continue reading

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5 ways to encourage teens in spiritual disciplines

Greg Stier of Christian Post created a list to help you grow your teen in spiritual disciplines: 1)Explain what spiritual disciplines mean 2)Show them how they can engage in these disciplines via a smart phone 3)Teach them how 4)Show them … Continue reading

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