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  • October 10, 2023

    READ: DEUTERONOMY 6:4-9; PSALM 1:1-2; MATTHEW 22:36-40 I recently accepted a job working in the office of my local fire department. This was something I never expected to do. I had very little knowledge about how fire departments even worked. But the fire chief knew this when he proposed the plan for me to take [...]

  • July 5, 2023

    READ: MARK 2:13-17; LUKE 19:1-10; ROMANS 3:9-26 "We’ve got churches of Christians. I’d like to see a church of all sinners!” my coworker joked. I stopped and looked at him. He and another coworker laughed. “But…but that’s what a church is,” I tried to say. “That’s…that’s the point.” Neither man is a church go-er. But [...]