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Purifying Fire

  Matthew 3:1-12 Fire is a good thing, even when it’s in the Bible. Have you ever eaten an ear of wheat? I hope not. You’d be spitting out chaff or worse.  The closest we get to a grain of … Continue reading

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Pentecost – I get it!

John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15 Has a light bulb ever gone on in your head when you realized a truth and you said, “I get it!”? That’s one way the Holy Spirit works. Martin Luther expressed a different understanding than most people … Continue reading

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