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The Shadow of the Temple

This sermon was delivered on December 30, 2012, at Wallace UMC.   Luke 2:41-52 Common English Bible (CEB)   41 Each year his parents went to Jerusalem for the Passover Festival. 42 When he was 12 years old, they went up to Jerusalem … Continue reading

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Day 22: Temple Wars 2 — The Pharisees Strike Back

John 7:14-36 Common English Bible (CEB)  14 Halfway through the festival, Jesus went up to the temple and started to teach. 15 Astonished, the Jewish leaders asked, “He’s never been taught! How has he mastered the Law?” 16 Jesus responded, “My teaching isn’t mine but comes … Continue reading

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Day 14: Prepare to be Disappointed

(This is my sermon for Perkins chapel I delivered today. Since I realize not everybody was able to attend, I’m posting it here as my blog post of the day. Enjoy!) John 2:13-22 The Passover of the Jews was near, … Continue reading

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