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About familydevotions

Blessed to be married to the woman of my dreams and proud father of 4 amazing children – now young adults who are faithful Christ-followers. Together we believe in God the Father, Jesus Christ, His Son who died on the cross and rose from the dead as our Savior and in the Holy Spirit who dwells within us to be more than conquerors!

We Are Mist For A While That Vanishes

Wednesday November 22, 2017 – We Are Mist For A While That Vanishes Ezekiel 18-19 James 4 When you consider the brief span of human life it makes you think again about the importance of where you will spend eternity. … Continue reading

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The Amazing Power of the Tongue

Tuesday November 21, 2017 – The Amazing Power of the Tongue            Ezekiel 16-17 James 3 It’s no surprise that the tongue is a powerful force for good and evil.   With the prevalence of technologies and social media tools that allow … Continue reading

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Faith and Deeds – You Have to Have Them Both

Monday November 20, 2017 – Faith and Deeds – You Have to Have Them Both Ezekiel 14-15 James 2 I know that people can’t “earn” their way to heaven by doing enough good deeds that they demonstrate to God that … Continue reading

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If You Ask, You Must Believe!

Sunday November 19, 2017 – If You Ask, You Must Believe!           Ezekiel 11-13 James 1   It is tough to consider it joy when you face trials.   Quite honestly my first reaction is “not again Lord!”   … Continue reading

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Learning Through Hardship

Friday November 17, 2017 – Learning Through Hardship Ezekiel 5-7 Hebrews 12 Hebrews 12 has a portion of my favorite scripture verses.  Here it is, 1 Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us … Continue reading

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How Strong is Your Faith?

Thursday November 16, 2017 – How Strong is Your Faith? Ezekiel 3-4 Hebrews 11:20-40 Paul continues with his Faith Hall of Fame in the last portion of Hebrews 11 as he continues to recite various champions of Faith.   As he … Continue reading

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Faith in Action

Wednesday November 15, 2017 – Faith in Action Ezekiel 1-2 Hebrews 11:1-19 Faith is a powerful attribute and it is one of the things that I pray God would continue to give me more and more.   Hebrews 11 provides several … Continue reading

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The Dyslexia of the Old Testament

Tuesday November 14, 2017 – The Dyslexia of the Old Testament Lamentations 3-5 Hebrews 10:19-39 I am sure that if any of you has read the Old Testament frequently you understand what I call the dyslexia of Old Testament people.   … Continue reading

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Forgiven and Forgotten

Monday November 13, 2017 – Forgiven and Forgotten Lamentations 1-2 Hebrews 10:1-18 It is one thing to forgive someone when they do something against you, but it is much harder to actually forget the offense.   Part of God’s amazing mercy … Continue reading

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Once And For All

Sunday November 12, 2017 – Once And For All Jeremiah 51-52 Hebrews 9   One moment in history has changed the course of man’s destiny more than any other.  It is not the birth of Jesus as you might initially … Continue reading

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