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    A Day with Jesus

    By Bill BowlesVery early in the morning, while it was still dark, Jesus got up, left the house and went off to a solitary place, where he prayed. Simon and his companions went to look for him, and when they found him, they exclaimed: “Everyone is looking for you!”Jesus replied, “Let us go somewhere else—to the nearby villages—so I can preach there also. That is why I have come.” So he traveled throughout Galilee, preaching in their synagogues and driving out d...  Read More...

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    The Heavenly Vision

    By Bill Bowles14 And when we had all fallen to the ground, I heard a voice saying to me in the Hebrew language, ‘Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting me? It is hard for you to kick against the goads.’ 15 And I said, ‘Who are you, Lord?’ And the Lord said, ‘I am Jesus whom you are persecuting. 16 But rise and stand upon your feet, for I have appeared to you for this purpose, to appoint you as a servant and witness to the things in which you have seen me...  Read More...

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    Living Together

    By Bill BowlesLove must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good. Be devoted to one another in love.   Read More...

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    Jesus Has Risen

    By Bill BowlesOn the first day of the week, very early in the morning, the women took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb.2 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb,3 but when they entered, they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.4 While they were wondering about this, suddenly two men in clothes that gleamed like lightning stood beside them.5 In their fright the women bowed down with their faces to the ground, but the men said to them, “Why do you lo...  Read More...

  • Expressing your faith

    By Bill BowlesHere is something for each of our own understanding! What a privilege this is in our own society and nation! Granted, we may almost take this freedom as a commonplace everyday experience.   Read More...