An Act of Faith – Lent Day 12

Tuesday, February 27 An Act of Faith Allison Stevens Day 12—Read Mark 5 A television host asked her guest how she continued to look so amazing, even in her mid-40s. The guest was an already beautiful woman, but plastic surgery altered her looks, betraying a desperate grip on her youth....

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Chaos – Lent Day 10

Saturday, February 24 Chaos Jessie Montoya Day 10—Read Mark 4 Waves are a powerful force. At times they can be peaceful, while other times they can bring destruction and chaos. Life is much the same. At times all is well and life seems easy. But at times life gets tough....

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The Who – Lent Day 9

Friday, February 23 The Who Chris Lemke Day 9—Read Mark 3 “And they watched Jesus…” – Mark 3:2 Tension. Do you hear it? Do you see it? Do you feel it? The controversy surrounding Jesus’ words and work came early in his “public ministry”.  The rapport and popularity of His teachings and miracles had...

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Words Create Worlds – Lent Day 8

Thursday, February 22 Words Create Worlds Sharen Kreitsch Day 8—Read Luke 6 For the past couple years, I’ve been writing a book. During this time, I have become very aware of words and how we use them. Every day is filled with words and decisions about which word will best convey...

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Digging to the Savior – Lent Day 7

Wednesday, February 21   Digging to the Savior Jennifer Hunter Day 7—Read Mark 2   Helpless. He could do nothing to help these men digging in the tiles for him. As he looked down they slowly dug through the roof, until there was a hole. Floating is unnerving. There is...

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Self-Denial vs. Self-Care – Day 6

Tuesday, February 20 Self-Denial vs. Self-Care Jeff Olson Day 6—Read Luke 5 The season of Lent often conjures up images of self-denial. No watching Netflix or eating dark chocolate for you! But tucked in the middle of today’s passage of Scripture lays a subtle, but important invitation for self-care. Luke...

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Jesus Depends on the Spirit – Day 5

Monday, February 19, 2018 Jesus Depends on the Spirit John Frye Day 5—Read Luke 4 The mission statement of the Lexus automobile is compelling: the relentless pursuit of perfection. Businesses, corporations, hospitals, and churches craft mission statements. But did Jesus have a mission statement? Yes. He quoted it in Luke...

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