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IN TOUCH DAILY: JUNE 28

  Sunday Reflection: The Promise of Justice We frequently think of justice in a negative light—as punishment or vindication—but it’s also immensely positive. In fact, the Hebrew word mishpat, which is commonly translated as “judgment” or “justice,” conveys a sense … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: JUNE 18

  A Biblical Pattern for Prayer Matthew 6:9-13 The Lord’s Prayer has been prayed by countless people, but Jesus intended it to be a pattern for praying, not simply a recitation. When we use it as a model and consider … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: MAY 24

Sunday Reflection: The Transformation of Our Desires In John 6, a massive crowd has been following Jesus, and He miraculously feeds them by turning a few loaves of bread and a couple of fish into food for 5,000 people (John … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: MAY 14

Who Is the Holy Spirit? John 14:16-18 Some Christians don’t realize the Holy Spirit came at the moment of salvation to live permanently within them. And some who do realize this don’t understand who the Spirit is, how He works, … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: FEBRUARY 23

Sunday Reflection: The Promise of His Kingdom Jesus talks about the kingdom of God often. In the Gospels alone, the word kingdom appears almost 120 times. As we study Scripture, we get a picture that the kingdom is both a … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: FEBRUARY 3

Confronting Closed Doors Acts 16:1-13 Closed doors can be frustrating. Paul knew exactly how that felt. On his second missionary journey, during which he had hoped to tell the good news in Asia, the apostle repeatedly found his way blocked … Continue reading

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IN TOUCH DAILY: JANUARY 12

Sunday Reflection: The Blessing of God’s Word Sometimes it’s hard to remember how we survived before smartphones, tablets, and other technology. With so much information at our fingertips, we can instantly discover sports statistics, answers to trivia questions, and even … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: NOVEMBER 21

On humility For each of us the Baptist’s words are true: “He must increase and I decrease.” He will be infinitely merciful to our repeated failures; I know no promise that He will accept a deliberate compromise. For He has, … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: AUGUST 1

The idea that ‘being in love’ is the only reason for remaining married really leaves no room for marriage as a contract or promise at all. If love is the whole thing, then the promise can add nothing; and if … Continue reading

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C. S. LEWIS DAILY: JUNE 7

The odd thing was that before God closed in on me, I was in fact offered what now appears a moment of wholly free choice. In a sense. I was going up Headington Hill on the top of a bus. … Continue reading

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