Devotions

Does Your God Pay Attention?

Can the things, persons, or entities in whom we put our trust deliver salvation for us when we're in an otherwise-hopeless situation?

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Quotes from the Pharisees: Nobody Believes That! (Part 2)

In the Bible, there seems to be good precedent for taking the time to explain the truth, and to listen to others carefully.

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Quotes from the Pharisees: Nobody Believes That! (Part 1)

Is marginalization a new technique for excluding those who don't agree with the crowd?

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Quotes from the Pharisees: Tell Him to Stop Doing That

Who do we talk to about getting some changes made around here?

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Quotes from the Pharisees: Are You Saying I’m Wrong? (Part 2)

If we are fallible, how can we find the truth?

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Quotes from the Pharisees: Are You Saying I’m Wrong? (Part 1)

How is it that we can sometimes have the most difficult time noticing when we are the one who is wrong?

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Quotes from the Pharisees: I’m Better Than You

To what should followers of Jesus compare themselves and their righteousness?

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Quotes from the Pharisees: Run Away!

How should we handle advice to "keep out" of certain groups, when it comes to sharing the good news about Jesus?

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Quotes from the Pharisees: Tricky Traditions

How can we discern good traditions from unhealthy traditions? Jesus Christ gave us some clear guidance on that.

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Quotes from the Pharisees: Trick Questions

What should we do when asked a question that seems impossible to answer?

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Quotes from the Pharisees: Name-Calling

What should we expect to hear when we reach out to those who society doesn't like? What should we do about it?

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Successful Prisoner or a Free Failure?

If you had to choose, would you rather have success and purpose without personal freedom, or to be physically free and a failure?

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“Say His Name”

We rightly honor and remember those whose lives were taken away too early. There is another name, though, that addresses the root cause of the world's problems.

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Sometimes, More Fixes Won’t Help, Part 2

What do we do when there's nothing that we can do to repair something important?

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Sometimes, More Fixes Won’t Help, Part 1

No matter how handy we are, there comes a time when another layer of duct tape isn't going to fix the problem.

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“I’m King of the World”, Part 1

Just saying something is true doesn't make it so. How do we tell the difference?