New and Improved

Hebrews 9:13-22New International Version (NIV) 13 The blood of goats and bulls and the ashes of a heifer sprinkled on those who are ceremonially unclean sanctify them so that they are outwardly clean. 14 How much more, then, will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself unblemished to God, cleanse our consciences from […]

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All –Access Pass

Hebrews 4:14-16The Message (MSG) The High Priest Who Cried Out in Pain 14-16 Now that we know what we have—Jesus, this great High Priest with ready access to God—let’s not let it slip through our fingers. We don’t have a priest who is out of touch with our reality. He’s been through weakness and testing, experienced […]

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Today, If you hear His voice….

Hebrews 3:7-19New International Version (NIV) Warning Against Unbelief 7 So, as the Holy Spirit says: “Today, if you hear his voice, 8     do not harden your hearts as you did in the rebellion,     during the time of testing in the wilderness, 9 where your ancestors tested and tried me,     though for forty years they saw what I did. […]

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Jesus > _____

Hebrews 1:1-4New International Version (NIV) God’s Final Word: His Son 1 In the past God spoke to our ancestors through the prophets at many times and in various ways, 2 but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed heir of all things, and through whom also he made the […]

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Don’t Quit this Habit!

Luke 11:1-11New International Version (NIV) Jesus’ Teaching on Prayer 11 One day Jesus was praying in a certain place. When he finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray, just as John taught his disciples.” 2 He said to them, “When you pray, say: “‘Father,[a] hallowed be your name, your kingdom come.[b] […]

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Christmas – a Time of Light

Luke 4:14-21New International Version (NIV) Jesus Rejected at Nazareth 14 Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside. 15 He was teaching in their synagogues, and everyone praised him. 16 He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went […]

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Setting the Oppressed Free

Luke 4:16-30New International Version (NIV) 16 He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went into the synagogue, as was his custom. He stood up to read, 17 and the scroll of the prophet Isaiah was handed to him. Unrolling it, he found the place where it is written: […]

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Good News to the Poor

Luke 4:14-21New International Version (NIV) Jesus Rejected at Nazareth 14 Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside. 15 He was teaching in their synagogues, and everyone praised him. 16 He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went […]

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Longing for something Fresh

Lamentations 3:22-26New International Version (NIV) 22 Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed,     for his compassions never fail. 23 They are new every morning;     great is your faithfulness. 24 I say to myself, “The Lord is my portion;     therefore I will wait for him.” 25 The Lord is good to those whose hope is in him, […]

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Risen with Christ

Romans 6:1-14New International Version (NIV) Dead to Sin, Alive in Christ 6 What shall we say, then? Shall we go on sinning so that grace may increase? 2 By no means! We are those who have died to sin; how can we live in it any longer? 3 Or don’t you know that all of us who were […]

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