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Friday of the Fourth Week of Lent – March 20, 2015

Today’s Reading: Mark 10:32-45 In this text we have a contrast between Jesus and His disciples. Can anyone fulfill what Jesus speaks in Mark 10:45 except He, Himself? “The Son of Man did not come to be served but to … Continue reading

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Thursday of the Fourth Week of Lent – March 19, 2015

Today’s Reading: Hebrews 5:1-10 “Jesus offered up prayers and supplications with loud cries and tears.” – Hebrews 5:7a Jesus is so human that it makes us squirm.  How embarrassing it is to see our God weeping in the face of … Continue reading

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Wednesday of the Fourth Week of Lent – March 18, 2015

Today’s Reading: Hebrews 5:1-10 This side of the resurrection of Jesus, the priesthood is different than before. All believers in Him are priests. They make sacrifices of prayer and thanks all the time. But you see in this Scripture a … Continue reading

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Tuesday of the Fourth Week of Lent – March 17, 2015

Today’s Reading: Jeremiah 31:31-34 “For I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more.” – Jeremiah 31:34 How natural it is to remember the pain that another has caused us. The nature of our Old Adam … Continue reading

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Monday of the Fourth Week of Lent – March 16, 2015

Today’s Reading: Jeremiah 31:31-34 “Behold, the days are coming, declares the Lord, when I will make a new covenant with the house of Israel and the house of Judah,” – Jeremiah 31:31 God promises a “new” covenant. The implication in … Continue reading

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Saturday of the Third Week of Lent – March 14, 2015

Today’s Reading: John 3:16-21 “For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him.” – John 3:17 God’s salvation is both universal and particular. It … Continue reading

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Friday of the Third Week of Lent – March 13, 2015

Today’s Reading: John 3:14-15 “And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, so must the Son of Man be lifted up, that whoever believes in him may have eternal life.” – John 3:14-15 We have been bitten. The … Continue reading

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Thursday of the Third Week in Lent – March 12, 2015

Today’s Reading: Ephesians 2:1-10 For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast. For we are … Continue reading

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2015 Convention Exhibitor Registration Now Open

Greetings in Christ, Exhibitor Registration for the 2015 Iowa District East Convention is now open at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2015-iowa-district-east-convention-exhibitors-registration-16111818884. To Register: Select the number of tables you will need next to your “Ticket Type” (With or without electric hookup). Fill out the following … Continue reading

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Wednesday of the Third Week of Lent – March 11, 2015

Today’s Reading: Ephesians 2:1-10 “Even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ— by grace you have been saved.” – Ephesians 2:5 A while back there was a movie where the famous line was “I … Continue reading

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