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March 6, 2019 Our Daily Bread- Two Are Better

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Topic:Two Are Better Bible in a Year: Deuteronomy 1–2 Mark 10:1–31 Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor. Ecclesiastes 4:9 In the 1997 Ironman Triathlon in Hawaii, two women fought to stay on their feet as they hobbled toward the finish line. Exhausted, the runners persevered on wobbly legs, until Sian Welch bumped …

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March 5, 2019 Our Daily Bread- Plans Disrupted

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Topic:Plans Disrupted Bible in a Year: Numbers 34–36 Mark 9:30–50 Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails. Proverbs 19:21 Jane’s plans to become a speech therapist ended when an internship revealed the job was too emotionally challenging for her. Then she was given the opportunity to write for a magazine. She’d …

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March 4, 2019 Our Daily Bread- Live Wire

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Topic:Live Wire Bible in a Year: Numbers 31–33 Mark 9:1–29 We were eyewitnesses of his majesty. 2 Peter 1:16 “I felt like I had touched a live wire,” said Professor Holly Ordway, describing her reaction to John Donne’s majestic poem “Holy Sonnet 14.” There’s something happening in this poetry, she thought. I wonder what it is. Ordway recalls it as …

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March 3, 2019 Our Daily Bread- Fully Known

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Topic:Fully Known Bible in a Year: Numbers 28–30 Mark 8:22–38 Before I formed you . . . I knew you. Jeremiah 1:5 “You shouldn’t be here right now. Someone up there was looking out for you,” the tow truck driver told my mother after he had pulled her car from the edge of a steep mountain ravine and studied the …

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March 2, 2019 Our Daily Bread- A Call to Leave

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Topic:A Call to Leave Bible in a Year: Numbers 26–27 Mark 8:1–21 At once they left their nets and followed him. Matthew 4:20 As a young woman, I imagined myself married to my high school sweetheart—until we broke up. My future yawned emptily before me and I struggled with what to do with my life. At last I sensed God …

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March 1, 2019 Our Daily Bread- A Goal and a Purpose

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Topic:A Goal and a Purpose Bible in a Year: Numbers 23–25 Mark 7:14–37 My only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me. Acts 20:24 In 2018, endurance athlete Colin O’Brady took a walk that had never been taken before. Pulling a supply sled behind him, O’Brady trekked across Antarctica entirely alone—a …

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February 29, 2019 Our Daily Bread- The Secret

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Topic:The Secret Bible in a Year: I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation. Philippians 4:12 Sometimes I suspect my cat Heathcliff suffers from a bad case of FOMO (fear of missing out). When I come home with groceries, Heathcliff rushes over to inspect the contents. When I’m chopping vegetables, he stands up on his …

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February 28, 2019 Our Daily Bread- The Faith to Endure

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Topic:The Faith to Endure Bible in a Year: Numbers 20–22 Mark 7:1–13 Suffering produces endurance. Romans 5:3 esv Ernest Shackleton (1874–1922) led an unsuccessful expedition to cross Antarctica in 1914. When his ship, aptly named Endurance, became trapped in heavy ice in the Weddell Sea, it became an endurance race just to survive. With no means of communicating with the …

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February 27, 2019 Our Daily Bread- Unexpected Change

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Topic:Unexpected Change Bible in a Year: Numbers 17–19 Mark 6:30–56 You do not even know what will happen tomorrow. James 4:14 In January 1943, warm Chinook winds hit Spearfish, South Dakota, quickly raising the temperatures from –4° to 45°F (–20° to 7°C). That drastic weather change—a swing of 49 degrees—took place in just two minutes. The widest temperature change recorded …

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February 26, 2019 Our Daily Bread- Thoughts of Joy

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Topic:Thoughts of Joy Bible in a Year: Numbers 15–16 Mark 6:1–29 Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Philippians 4:4 In What We Keep, a collection of interviews by Bill Shapiro, each person tells of a single item that holds such importance and joy that he or she would never part with it. This caused me …

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