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Red letter prayer

“I am praying not only for these disciples but also for all who will ever believe in me through their message.” John 17:20 John 17 is the prayer of Jesus with your name in it. The entire chapter, start to … Continue reading

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‘Lazarus, come out!’

Here’s why we love the red letters: it’s as close as we can possibly come to walking with Jesus. It’s the way He taught His disciples. They walked and they talked. That’s why the stories are about fig trees, and … Continue reading

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True grit

You are the salt of the earth. But what good is salt if it has lost its flavor? Can you make it salty again? It will be thrown out and trampled underfoot as worthless. Matthew 5:13 This part of the … Continue reading

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Caring for the whole person

John the Baptist, who was in prison, heard about all the things the Messiah was doing. So he sent his disciples to ask Jesus, “Are you the Messiah we’ve been expecting, or should we keep looking for someone else?” Jesus told them, “Go … Continue reading

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Everyone is a VIP

After they arrived at Capernaum and settled in a house, Jesus asked his disciples, “What were you discussing out on the road?” But they didn’t answer, because they had been arguing about which of them was the greatest. He sat down, called … Continue reading

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Power under

God blesses those who are poor and realize their need for him, for the Kingdom of Heaven is theirs. God blesses those who mourn, for they will be comforted. God blesses those who are humble, for they will inherit the … Continue reading

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Why Red Letter?

You’re old enough to kill But not for votin’ You don’t believe in war But what’s that gun you’re totin’? You know God is doing a new thing in the world when He brings a new awareness of Jesus. Fifty … Continue reading

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The last word

God, after He spoke long ago to the fathers in the prophets in many portions and in many ways, in these last days has spoken to us in His Son, whom He appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the world. And He is the radiance of His … Continue reading

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