Category Archives: Christian Living

EVERYTHING NEW

Luke – Wide Open Doors!   Luke 13, New Living Translation A Call to Repentance   About this time Jesus was informed that Pilate had murdered some people from Galilee as they were offering sacrifices at the Temple. 2 “Do … Continue reading

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DIVISION IS PART OF DECISION!

Luke – Doors Wide Open! We cannot be in the world, thinking and behaving like the world and say we believe in Jesus and follow Him. When we choose Him with heart, mind and soul, others will not be happy … Continue reading

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THE DESIRES OF OUR HEARTS

Luke – Wide Open Doors!   Who doesn’t worry? We all can easily find something to worry about, can’t we? My dad used to joke that he was a professional at worrying…he could and would worry about your problems, too! … Continue reading

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HOW RICH ARE WE?

Luke – Doors Wide Open!   How rich do we want to be? What does it mean to be rich? Would life be easier if we were rich? Do we often worry about not being rich? Would being rich bring … Continue reading

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LED BY GOD’S HOLY SPIRIT

Luke – Wide Open Doors!   The Holy Spirit’s leading is talked about often in our churches, small groups, training classes and other discipleship events to bring us closer to the will of God. What does it mean to be … Continue reading

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THE CONFUSED RELIGIOUS

Luke – Doors Wide Open!   As a young adult married couple, both public school teachers, settling into the life we worked hard to attain with three beautiful, bright children, all was good. Because life was good, our banker called … Continue reading

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SEEING GOD IN THE DARKNESS

Luke – Doors Wide Open!   Traveling is not really all that glamorous. Can I get an amen from seasoned travelers? I used to travel a lot in a former position as a trainer to churches across the nation and … Continue reading

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