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Big Buildings and Small Coins

One day, Jesus and His disciples were leaving the temple area. We’re not told which one, but one of the guys commented, “Look, Teacher, what wonderful stones and what wonderful buildings!” (Mark 13:1) At least one of the disciples was clearly captivated by the grandeur of the temple. 221 more words

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The Everlasting Arms

God gives us lots of promises in His Word. Some are intended to offer comfort during tumultuous times. Ever had any of those times?

Such promises cause us to recognize that, no matter what it looks like on the surface, God is still in control. 122 more words

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"Stay Awake"

In the Gospel of Mark, Jesus talks about end times. “Therefore stay awake—for you do not know when the master of the house will come…—lest he come suddenly and find you asleep. 269 more words

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Citizenship

As a citizen of the state of Missouri, I have certain rights and privileges. I can, for example, get a major discount on tuition at state-run colleges and universities. 168 more words

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Meaning

Does anyone else find it ironic that so many people today are searching for meaning? I keep seeing it in news stories, movies, novels, television … even in everyday conversations with regular people. 298 more words

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Eager Anticipation

Less than a week ago, my daughter was married. It was a wonderful ceremony from beginning to end. But, several days later, I am still struck by two images I witnessed as I walked her down the aisle. 224 more words

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