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    • Tuesday: Christ, the Redeemer January 15, 2018
      Debt is not a principle of heaven. But Adam and Eve sinned, and a broken law meant death. Thus, humanity became debtors to divine justice. We were bankrupt, spiritually insolvent from a debt that we could never repay. God’s love for us set in motion the plan of redemption. Jesus became a “surety” for us (Heb. […]
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    • Monday: Son of God/Son of Man January 14, 2018
      As Christians, we believe that Jesus was fully God and fully human. This union of the Divine and humanity makes His perspective unique as to what is important on earth and important for eternity. That we can’t understand how He could have a divine/human nature doesn’t nullify this truth any more than someone’s lack of […]
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    • Sunday: Christ, the Creator January 13, 2018
      Read Genesis 1:1; Psalm 33:6-9; Isaiah 45:11-12; Jeremiah 51:15; and John 1:3. What do these texts tell us about the goodness of the material world? “It was Christ that spread the heavens, and laid the foundations of the earth. It was His hand that hung the worlds in space, and fashioned the flowers of the field. ‘His strength setteth fast […]
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    • Sabbath: God or Mammon? January 12, 2018
      Read for This Week’s Study: Ps. 33:6-9; Matt. 19:16-22; 1 Pet. 1:18; Heb. 2:14-15; Exod. 9:14; Ps. 50:10. Memory Text: “Therefore God also has highly exalted Him and given Him the name which is above every name, that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of those in heaven, and of those on earth, and of those under the earth, […]
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    • Friday: Further Thought – I See, I Want, I Take January 11, 2018
      Further Thought: The ultimate human goal is to be happy and satisfied. But being self-fulfilled through materialism will not achieve this goal. Deep down people know this is true, and yet they continue in their obsession with possessions: I see, I want, I take.What could be simpler than that? Seventh-day Adventists, just like everyone else, are faced […]
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  • RSS Grace Notes

    • Faithful Dogs? March 30, 2016
      My dog is faithful. He is always glad to see me. He wags his tail and follows me around when I’m home.
    • Golden Rule March 29, 2016
      While in the Marine Corps, I spent some time in Africa conducting missions in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
    • Just Ask March 29, 2016
      It was Saturday night. I was sitting alone in our family’s car, watching the people walking by. I was six years old, and broke.
    • Real Prosperity March 3, 2016
      There is no doubt that the Bible talks about prosperity. God wants to prosper His people.
    • Meaningful Meditations March 3, 2016
      In today’s “information age” when our senses are continuously bombarded with stimuli, silence can be an obscure commodity.