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Confused by the Use of Money

Luke 16:1-13 This is a strange parable, difficult to understand (for me at least). A rich man has a money manager who isn’t very good at his job, so the rich man fires him. The manager comes up with an … Continue reading

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Don’t be afraid, Be prepared

Luke 12:32-40 Does it seem to you that these verses have three different focal points? 1.  Don’t worry (about money). Be generous and keep your focus on God, on your future home in heaven. 2.  Be ready at all times for Jesus … Continue reading

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Luke 12:13-21

Here we have a story of a greedy man. I saw something new in this story that I hadn’t noticed before: the focus on family vs. material things. Don’t you love how scripture is multi-layered, filled with a depth of … Continue reading

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