Published May 12th, 2021 by

Then Jesus tells of a man who is desperate for bread to feed a visitor. (Luke 11:5-11) It’s late but he calls on a good friend to lend him bread.…

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Published May 11th, 2021 by

 He said to them, “When you pray… (Luke 11:2, NIV) Did you catch that? Jesus said “WHEN YOU PRAY” Jesus presumes that we will pray. Do we?  Some might insist…

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Published May 10th, 2021 by

Luke 11 is all about our attitude to prayer.  Note first of all, that Jesus was praying in a certain place; just Jesus and Jesus alone. However, the disciples were…

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Published May 9th, 2021 by

Yes, it’s Mother’s Day and I expect you await some soppy message about love, goodness and honouring your parents. Today, though I want to thank strong mothers; women who take…

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Published May 8th, 2021 by

Some how, I picked up the idea that Christ changed Saul’s name at his conversion on the Damascus Road. Shocker! No, that did not happen! (Acts 9:4) In fact, even…

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Published May 7th, 2021 by

In a good mystery story, the detectives always discus the blood spill, the flow, the direction and the amount. From that, they figure out the murder weapon, direction of attack,…

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Published May 5th, 2021 by

Do you remember when women were not considered to be persons? Oh, yes friend, I kid you not. Here in Canada, in 1928, The Supreme Court decided that under the…

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Published May 4th, 2021 by

Be a good citizen. All governments are under God. Insofar as there is peace and order, it’s God’s order. So, live responsibly as a citizen. If you’re irresponsible to the…

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Published May 3rd, 2021 by

Luke 20 has three separate units, but all are based on Christ’s authority and other people’s refusal to accept it.  In Luke 20:1-8, folks want to know if Christ has…

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Published May 2nd, 2021 by

A checklist to find out if you worship yourself. I want things when I want them. I speed because I am more important than the other drivers.  I am greedy…

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