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How to Like the Way You Look in Broad Daylight

Jesus performed his miracles at weddings (John 2:1-11), in wide open spaces (Matthew 14:15-21), on busily traveled roads (Luke 8:40-48), and often entirely in broad daylight. It’s not that he never performed a miracle at night or among a mere … Continue reading

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Jesus’ Unnatural Inability to Perform Miracles

Jesus described himself as a prophet without honor in his own home. What people often miss is he was also a prophet without power there as well. Jesus said to them, “A prophet is not without honor except in his … Continue reading

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Seeking Approval in All the Wrong Places

When I was growing up, I wanted approval from the people on top. I wanted my parents’ approval, I wanted my teachers’ approval, and I wanted the cool kids’ approval. Usually the last one was more important to me than … Continue reading

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Just Give Me A Sign

[From the archives.] *** It’s good to read signs. I was driving to a conference earlier this month and passed one of those truck scales/inspection sites along the highway. The facility had large garages for those requiring a more thorough inspection, and on … Continue reading

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Just Read the Sign Already!

It’s good to read signs. I was driving to a conference earlier this month and passed one of those truck scales/inspection sites along the highway. The facility had large garages for those requiring a more thorough inspection, and on one of the closed … Continue reading

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