Category Archives: Suffering

Somber Saturday, Holy Saturday

The Saturday between Good Friday and Easter is the neglected day of Holy Week.  It is traditionally called Holy Saturday but it is usually a day devoid of any holy activity. It has become a day for Easter Egg Hunts for children … Continue reading

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Good Friday

Today is Good Friday, the day Jesus was betrayed, denied, tried, spit upon, mocked, and then crucified, all for the forgiveness of your sins. The scripture alone is the best reflection on the day’s events, as they tell the story … Continue reading

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What Wondrous Love

Are you prepared to let God do as He likes with you? I am prepared for God to: Bless me, Humble me, Give me wisdom, and Use me in His miracles. However, I am not prepared to let God do … Continue reading

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The People Who Walk in Darkness

It is better to walk in the dark with God  than to walk alone in the light. (1) How can you be in the dark with God when Jesus said, “I am the light of the world and whoever follows with me walks in … Continue reading

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A Halo of Thorns

The jewels of a Christian are his afflictions (1) We tend to believe that the most Christ-like people are those who love others graciously and generously.  A Christian’s love for others, always receives the praise of the world. However, the … Continue reading

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Rest for Your Soul

Not only must the inner sanctuary be kept right with God, but the outer courts as well are to be brought into perfect accord with God. (1) In these words Oswald Chambers states the obvious, your outer life needs to match your … Continue reading

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God Speaking to Us Through Circumstances

Today’s post are my preaching notes for my sermon at Kishwaukee Community Church.  If you are at Kishwaukee today, you may follow these notes as I preach.  If you are not at Kishwaukee today, click here to go to our  website on Monday … Continue reading

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