The World We All Want

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This is a nicely concise telling of the Christian message of hope for the world at large.  http://www.thecrowdedhouse.org/newtochristianity The World We All Want: Course overview We all dream of a better world – a world of security, plenty and friendship. Christians believe that God promises just such a new world. The Bible is the story of God making that promise and keeping it. The World We All Want is for people who are interested in the message of the Bible. Developed by the Crowded House, The World We All Want …

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The weekly cycle for devotion: 1. Monday 2. Tuesday 3. Wednesday 4. Thursday 5. Friday Biblical Story: 1. Creation 2. Fall 3. Redemption 4. Transformation 5. Completion Personal awareness: 1. Notice good…  2. notice bad…  3. good over bad in Christ… 4. good can overcome bad in me through Christ… 5. the final result of good over bad is a completed creation. A completed creation: Dough is good Yeast is added (don’t eat it alive, it’s bad for you) Mix causes change Change rises over time Fiery completion kills the …

New Year New Creation

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New is exciting; assuming there is hope. The hope of a new creation is that the goodness uncorrupted may just stay uncorrupted. That seems idealistic, really. New peanut butter is enticing, but it doesn’t seem to last. It get’s gunked up. This year is new, but I can foresee chunks and bits of stuff getting swirled in, and sooner than later. In fact, it’s already started. So what hope is there? The hope of the resurrection of Jesus was that life is overcome with death and that death (and the …