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12/06/2018

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Chris Reed   Deliver my soul from the wicked by your sword, from men by your hand, O Lord, from men of the world whose portion is in this life. You fill their womb with treasure; they are satisfied with children, and they leave their abundance to their infants. As for me, I shall...

11/24/2018

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Chris Reed   You make known to me the path of life; in your presence there is fullness of joy; at your right hand are pleasures forevermore. Psalm 16:11   There is one part of me that thinks our faith is one pure discipline. The only way we are faithful is if we grin and...

11/07/2018

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Chris Reed   And we all, with unveiled face, beholding the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from one degree of glory to another. For this comes from the Lord who is the Spirit. 2 Corinthians 3:18   My family and I try to take a vacation every year...

10/22/2018

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Chris Reed   My son is the king of “Hey, did you see that?” Even the slightest accomplishment such as landing a water bottle upright, or even more impressively on its cap, warrants an excited, “Hey Dad, did you see that?” It can range from bottle flipping to video...

09/14/2018

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Chris Reed   I want you to know, brothers, that what has happened to me has really served to advance the gospel. Philippians 1:12 ESV   Paul had a lot of circumstances come his way that would crush most of us. Myself included! I have lived a fairly comfortable life, but the...

08/29/2018

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Chris Reed   You make known to me the path of life… Psalm 16:11   We all get into rhythms, patterns, and customs in our lives. We do the things day-in and day-out that we feel lead us to wherever it is we want to go. If we want to be a good golfer, we do the things we...

08/18/2018

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“…But now, O God, strengthen my hands.” Nehemiah 6:9b   I am reading through the book of Nehemiah right now in my personal devotions. It’s about a man who was so moved by the state of his people (the Jews) and his city (Jerusalem) that he left what he knew (a...

08/04/2018

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Chris Reed   Let love be genuine. Romans 12:9   This verse has been rattling around a lot in my head lately. Over the last few years, I have been really challenged in my definition of what it means for love to be genuine.    See, I was raised in the polite Midwest...

05/25/2018

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Chris Reed   And he said to the people of Israel, "When your children ask their fathers in times to come, 'What do these stones mean?' then you shall let your children know, 'Israel passed over this Jordan on dry ground.' For the Lord your God dried up the waters of the Jordan for you...

05/19/2018

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Chris Reed   For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit set their minds on the things of the Spirit. For to set the mind on the flesh is death, but to set the mind on the Spirit is life and...