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Ask the Rosbergs: "Are the Foundations to a Life-Long Marriage the Same for Every Couple?"
with Dr. Gary and Barb Rosberg from 'America’s Family Coaches'

Today Dr. Gary and Barb answer one listener's seemingly simple question on this episode of Ask the Rosberg.   (click here to read more)

James 5:19-20
with Warren Wiersbe from 'Back to the Bible'

Warren Wiersbe digs into the Book of James and discusses what it means to minister to other believers. We'll learn who is called to minister, how we do that, and the reason why. And we'll discover just how important it is for us to really know the Word of God.   (click here to read more)

An Evening with Hank Hanegraaff: How to Mine the Bible for all its Wealth - Part 2
with Hank Hanegraaff from 'Bible Answer Man'

On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast, we continue with Hank’s message from Colonial Presbyterian Church in Kansas City, Missouri on the art and science of biblical interpretation. After the message, Hank also took questions from attendees on various topics. How would…   (click here to read more)

Faithful to the Very End
with Dr. James Boice from 'The Bible Study Hour'

As the young church in Corinth grew in size, its membership faced new struggles on the path toward holiness, just as believers and churches do today. The Apostle Paul sent the letter we know as II Corinthians to encourage these believers to grow up in their faith. Dr. Boice illuminates all of Paul’s…   (click here to read more)

Today's Articles  from  StudyLight and LiveAsIf

Remember it’s “till death do you part”
'The Way' from Kevin Pauley

Man born of woman, is short of days and full of trouble. - Job 14:1 HCSB When he said this, Job was experiencing some of the worst trials faced by any man who ever lived, except for Jesus. He learned the lesson of this verse the hard way. Yet Job never failed to believe in God. Oh yes, there were times when…(continue reading article)

The Series: Profiles of the Prophets (105 of 110)
'Today's Little Lift' from Jim Bullington

July 6, 2007;   Jesus, Prince of Preachers and Premier Prophet (10 of 12) Focus Text: John 13.12-17 “So when He [Jesus] had washed their feet, taken His garments, and sat down again, He said to them, ‘Do you know what I have done to you? You call me Teacher…(continue reading article)

Additional Articles

•  MENO* - 2014-04-20
•  lâqach - 2015-06-20
•  The Peshitta - 2014-04-18
•  Is Gad Jacob's son, a troop, fortune or a pagan deity? - 2007-03-08
•  Can God Change His Mind and Does God Change His Mind? - Word from Scotland
•  A Lot Of Salt - Find the Call

Additional Articles

•  God And Our Circumstances - 'Christ in You...'
•  Soreness of the Soul - Refreshment in Refuge
•  God's Inner Voice - Inspiration For You
•  SEEK FIRST - God's Words For US
•  Bible and Quote - November 9-13, 2015 - Bible verse and quote
•   Downsizing Jesus - Point of Reference

Additional Articles

•  In Privilege's Way - Chip Shots from the Ruff of Life
•  Magnificent Grace - 'Winging It
Daily Refractions
Daily Wisdom
Proverbs 14:23 - In all labor there is profit, But mere talk leads only to poverty.
Words to Ponder
I have never heard anyone say, 'The really deep lessons of life have come through times of ease and comfort.' - John Piper (b. 1947)
Daily Dose
Daily Devotionals  for  November 24

Oswald Chambers' "My Utmost for His Highest"
Direction Of Aspiration

This verse is a description of entire reliance upon God. Just as the eyes of the servant are riveted on his master, so our eyes are up unto God and our knowledge of His countenance is gained (cf. Isaiah 53:1. R.V). Spiritual leakage begins when we cease to lift up our eyes unto Him. The leakage comes not so much through…… — (click here to read more)

Charles Spurgeon's "Morning & Evening"
Morning and Evening for February 7

"Arise, and depart." - Micah 2:10 The hour is approaching when the message will come to us, as it comes to all-"Arise, and go forth from the home in which thou hast dwelt, from the city in which thou hast done thy business, from thy family, from thy friends. Arise, and take thy last journey." And what know…… — (click here to read more)

Daily Light on the Daily Path
Morning / Evening Devotional — November 24

My mother and my brethren are these which hear the word of God, and do it. Both he that sanctifieth and they who are sanctified are all of one: for which cause he is not ashamed to call them brethren: saying, I will declare thy name unto my brethren; in the midst of the church will I sing praise unto thee. — In Jesus Christ neither circumcision… — (click here to read more)

Charles Spurgeon's "Faith's Checkbook"
Pardon and Forgiveness

"He will not always chide: neither will He keep His anger for ever."   Psalms 103:9 He will chide sometimes, or He would not be a wise Father for such poor, erring children as we are. His chiding is very painful to those who are true, because they feel how sadly they deserve it and how wrong it is on their part to grieve Him. We know what this chiding… — (click here to read more)

Voice of the Lord
Devotional for 'Kislev 12'

Do you ever sit down to pray and experience a loss of words? Over the years I have found that reciting passages of Scripture almost always gets the gears grinding in my mind and heart. It wakes up the inner man (who is sometimes snoozing) and prepares the way for times of intimate fellowship with the Lord. Speaking and pondering God's Word prepares the… — (click here to read more)

Chip Shots from the Ruff of Life
The Right Choice

This past weekend I got to watch a couple of episodes of Bonanza. You know, with Ben Cartwright and his sons, Adam, Hoss and Little Joe. Got a quick trivia question for you. Every time Ben Cartwright introduces Hoss he calls him Hoss. What is Hoss's given name? Time's up. It's Eric. Just thought I'd…… — (click here to read more)

'Every Day Light' with Selwyn Hughes
The Genius of Christianity

Some religions, such as Hinduism, claim that their gods incarnate themselves, but those so-called incarnations are rooted in fantasy, not in fact. The Incarnation of Jesus Christ is not just a great idea - it really happened. There were eyewitnesses and a written record. The genius of Christianity is that it is not just…… — (click here to read more)

"Today's Word" with Skip Moen

Distressed - "I just don't know what to do! Every way I turn, all I see is disaster." This thought in Hebrew is expressed by the verb yasar. It is used throughout the Old Testament to describe distress in times of war, pressure from social stress, anxiety over plans that do not work and the results…… — (click here to read more)

Morning and Evening with A.W. Tozer
Morning / Evening Devotional — November 24

There is such a thing as a renaissance, a personal revival. The best illustration is the coming of the springtime on the farm. The snow will lay all winter long, and in some places you don"t see the ground until springtime. How utterly dead everything looks, but you know that life is still there. The trees are stark, but there is life in them.… … — (click here to read more)

The Believer's Daily Remembrancer
I trust in Thy word. - Psalms 119:42

I trust in Thy word. - Psalms 119:42

It is unsafe and improper to trust our feelings or fancies; to listen to suggestions, or judge by appearances; the Christian's guide is God's word, and this should be the object of his trust. If we cannot take God's word and depend upon it, what can we trust?

It is true; on all necessary points plain; it…

… — (click here to read more)

Christian Headlines  from  The Christian Post

Mike Huckabee: 'God's Not Dead 2' Is a 'Wake-Up Call' for Americas (Exclusive)

Just when it seemed the highly anticipated "God's Not Dead 2" cast couldn't get any bigger, GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee revealed that he has a cameo appearance in the star-studded film.

Over 48 Million Americans Can't Afford to Buy Food, 2016 Hunger Report Finds

Many health-related problems Americans face are directly related to hunger and malnutrition, according to a new report by the ecumenical Christian anti-poverty group Bread for the World.

Erica Campbell Reveals Thoughts About LGBT People in Christian Community

After educating young women about God's design for sex in her "More Than Pretty" campaign earlier this year, gospel singer Erica Campbell is now speaking up about transgender and homosexual people in the Christian community.

Davey And Amanda Blackburn: 3 Things I'm Praying For

I woke up this morning to find that arrests had been made in regards to the murder of Amanda Blackburn.

Patti Pies Are Sweet Success, but Is LaBelle Sour on Singer Friend Taking Credit?

Patti LaBelle's now famous "Patti Pies" are a hit with consumers, but the singer refuses to credit her pie success to the viral video that put it on the map.

'The Voice' Contestant Takes Famous Hymn to Top of the Charts

As Season 9 of "The Voice" approaches the finally contestant Jordan Smith earns the top spot on the iTunes chart with popular hymn, "Great is Thy Faithfulness" beating out Adele and Justin Bieber.

5 Bible Verses Showing How Jesus Prayed

"Lord teach us to pray" was the grand request of the disciples of Jesus Christ, asking Him how to communicate with God. Here are five Bible passages showing how Jesus prayed and what He said.

Los Angeles Clippers News: Josh Smith Involved in Locker Room Argument with Assistant Coach

The LA Clippers are staring at an early season collapse after consecutive losses, and a heated argument between Smith and an unnamed assistant coach best describes the pressure in the locker room.

Blackburn Left Home Unlocked Then Returned to Find Wife Nude and Dead, Says Court Doc

Shortly after he returned home from the gym to find his pregnant wife nude and dead in the living room of their Indiana home two weeks ago, Resonate Church Pastor Davey Blackburn told police he had left their front door unlocked.

Buccaneers Roster News 2015: Kwon Alexander Staring at a Four-Game Suspension for PEDs

Kwon Alexander won't be seeing action for the Bucs in four games after the league handed him a suspension for PEDs.

Barcelona vs AS Roma: Match Schedule, Preview

Barcelona has looked unbeatable the past couple of games, and this matchup against AS Roma is expected to be another romp for the Spanish champs.

Lenovo Vibe S1 Launched in India, Specs Include 5-Inch Display, Dual Front Cameras

Chinese electronics company Lenovo has finally launched the Vibe S1 in India during an event in New Delhi. According to Tech 2, the device can be purchased exclusively on Amazon India and will have a price tag of Rs 15,999. The highlight of the device is its dual front cameras which will really attract selfie enthusiasts.

LA Dodgers Rumors 2015: Dave Roberts Expected to Be Hired as Manager

Dave Roberts is the next manager of the Dodgers, replacing Don Mattingly who was fired by the team after the season.

Seattle Seahawks Injury News: Marshawn Lynch to Visit a Specialist, Surgery an Option

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch is expected to be out for the rest of the season after reports surfaced that he has sports hernia, a condition that requires surgery.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers News: Rookie QB Winston Ties League Rookie Record for TD Passes

Rookie quarterback Winston is turning heads with his performance in the past couple of games for the Bucs, and he capped it off with a record-breaking performance against the Eagles.

Atheists Threaten to Sue Calif. City for Holding Prayer After Shooting of 6-Y-O Girl

An atheist group is threatening to sue a California town for hosting a 12-hour prayer rally on the steps of city hall the day after a 6-year-old girl was shot last week.

WWE Rumors: Cesaro Has Shoulder Injury, May Require Surgery

The WWE has seen several fighters going down due to injury, and now they'll have to add Cesaro on that list with shoulder injury.

'The Leftovers' Season 2 Episode 9 Spoilers: Who Is Meg Abbott?

The new episode of 'The Leftovers' will focus more on the Guilty Remnant, and its new crusader, Meg Abbott. Fans are curious about her character and what she will do to the Guilty Remnant. Meanwhile, Kevin is being hunted by John Murphy because John thinks Kevin is involved with Evie's disappearance.

'The Affair' Season 2 Episode 9 Spoilers: Alison May Possibly Give Birth Without Noah at Her Side

Alison (Ruth Wilson) will have to give birth without her fiance, Noah (Dominic West), at her side, since the latter seems to be busy basking the success of his recently released book, "Descent," in a party.

'Once Upon a Time' Season 5 Episode 10 Spoilers: What Will Happen to Emma and Hook in 'Broken Heart?'

'Once Upon a Time' will be back this Sunday after taking a break and giving way to the American Music Awards. This has made fans curious to know what will happen to Emma and Hook now that they're both the Dark Ones.

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Lectionary Calendar
Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
Today in Christian History
American Trappist monk Thomas Merton wrote in his "Secular Journal": 'Spiritual dryness is an acute experience of longing therefore of love.'
Daily Reading Plan
Bible-in-a-Year — NIV
Jeremiah 43-44; Psalm 140; 2 Peter 2:
When Jeremiah had finished telling the people all the words of the their God—everything the had sent him to tell them—Azariah son of Hoshaiah and Johanan son of Kareah and all the arrogant men said to Jeremiah, “You are lying! The our God has not sent you to say, ‘You must not go to Egypt to settle there.’But Baruch son of Neriah is inciting you against us to hand us over to the Babylonians,so they may kill us or carry…
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