What runs through the minds of people who are stuck?  Moms can feel trapped by their kids.   People who are afraid of catching a disease can feel trapped in their homes.  So, what all do you think was running through their minds before Jesus showed up that evening?  “It’s the truth,” said the women, “We…

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After a week of rain, a father and son were standing on the front porch one evening when the son turned to his father and asked him, “Is the sun going to come out tomorrow?” The father smiled, looked down at his son and said, “I am not sure.” As time goes on, you have…

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There was a knock at the door of my study at church.  The man on the other side was so sad and wanted to sit and talk.  His wife had just left him and he was crushed.  He had a job, but it wasn’t a job he enjoyed and was having a tough time even…

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It is good news to learn that the air travel industry is picking up again.  Southwest just ordered 100 737 Max jets!  My nephew Paul is a pilot for United and they called him back to fly.  My nephew Phil is a flight attendant and he started working again, too.  Do you think we’ll start…

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Were you there?  Ever since I’ve been creating Good Friday services at Divine Peace we have ended our service with this hymn 119: “Were you there when they crucified my Lord?”  It’s a probing question that people face on this Good Friday all around the world, and for people of all time.  Were you there…

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You all have an idea what heaven will be like.  For children they might wonder if heaven will be filled with Xbox games, toy dinosaurs and horses and lots of candy.  If you ask teenagers and they’ll talk about a place where there’s no homework, where they can play sports and eat lots of food. …

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Last week I told you about the man who stopped his car in front of the house at night, looked into the house to see his ex-wife, daughter and another man.  But, I didn’t tell you why.  You see, this man had been unfaithful to his wife.  She’s was angry and hurt.  The break up…

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It was a dark cold night when the man pulled his car up to the house.  He turned off the motor and the lights and turned to look at the house now in front of him.  From where he was parked he could see into the dining room.  A woman was serving diner to man…

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Most people today don’t expect to talk to God.  They might say that if you plan to see God it will be after you die.  Is that true?  Is it possible to come into God’s presence?  God gave the people of Israel the answer to this question by giving them the Tabernacle.  It was a…

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