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Bible studies and lessons

I AM HE – the Messiah – Intro Lesson 2 – January 15 – 22

Was Jesus really “The Messiah”?  For centuries not only the Jews, but apparently much of the Gentile world, anticipated the arrival of “The Messiah”, the one who would liberate the nation of Israel from the oppression and domination of other nations.  He would bring peace and prosperity.  He would establish His chosen people as a…Continue Reading

Believe? or BELIEVE!

Would you agree that it is very difficult to know what another person is really telling you when he or she uses the word believe?  It is one of those words that has many synonyms and many levels of meaning.  In fact, one website claims that there are more than 2600 variant or similar words for the simple word believe.  It…Continue Reading


It isn’t polite to stare at someone, is it?  Your parents undoubtedly reinforced that idea when you were a child.  There are times, however, when you cannot help yourself.  Webster’s dictionary defines the word “stare” by explaining that it means “to fix with a steady, often wide-eyed gaze” or “to look at insistently”. When you…Continue Reading

Food for Thought . . .

These days people want their physical food precooked, prepared, processed, and packaged. Quick, easy and convenient is a priority. Tasty and delicious is a bonus. Has it ever occurred to you that we have similar preferences when it comes to our spiritual diet? We so easily turn to a book, a video, or a devotional…Continue Reading


How do you move information, ideas, lists and even names from your short-term memory to your long term one?  Experts tell us that this process is called potentiation.  Evidently the more that “frequent signals are passed within your brain, the stronger the synapses become”, meaning that these neural networks are gradually strengthened and reinforced.  In…Continue Reading