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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

Cold Morning
'Chip Shots from the Ruff of Life' from Tom Kelley

I can remember years ago going to my friend's house and seeing their heating stove sitting in the front room of their house. Clearly seen on the front of the stove were the words, "Warm Morning". Over the years I have come to appreciate those stoves as being dependable and true to their name. My wife and I even…(continue reading article)

Love’s Boldness
'The Way' from Kevin Pauley

“Now if I have indeed found favor in Your sight, please teach me Your ways, and I will know You and find favor in Your sight. Now consider that this nation is Your people." Then He replied, "My presence will go [with you], and I will give you rest." – Exodus 33:13-14 HCSB Ah, love’s…(continue reading article)

The Series: Profiles of the Prophets (106 of 110)
'Today's Little Lift' from Jim Bullington

July 10,2007; Jesus, Prince of Preachers and Premier Prophet (11 of 12) Focus Text: John 13.31-35 Betrayal was at hand. Things were happening behind the scenes that even the most fertile imaginations would never have thought. Even the apostles who had been warned about the dangers that…(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
•  An Attitude of Gratitude - 'Winging It
•  Can God Change His Mind and Does God Change His Mind? - Word from Scotland

Additional Articles

•  A Lot Of Salt - Find the Call
•  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

Additional Articles

•   Downsizing Jesus - Point of Reference
Daily Refractions
Daily Wisdom
Proverbs 14:25 - A truthful witness saves lives, But he who utters lies is treacherous.
Words to Ponder
Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with. - Robert Leighton (17th century)
Daily Dose
Daily Devotionals  for  November 26

Oswald Chambers' "My Utmost for His Highest"
The Concentration Of Spiritual Energy

If you want to know the energy of God (i.e., the resurrection life of Jesus) in your mortal flesh, you must brood on the tragedy of God. Cut yourself off from prying personal interest in your own spiritual symptoms and consider bare-spirited the tragedy of God, and instantly the energy of God will be in you. "Look…… — (click here to read more)

Charles Spurgeon's "Morning & Evening"
Morning and Evening for February 6

"Praying always." - Ephesians 6:18 What multitudes of prayers we have put up from the first moment when we learned to pray. Our first prayer was a prayer for ourselves; we asked that God would have mercy upon us, and blot out our sin. He heard us. But when he had blotted out our sins like a cloud, then we…… — (click here to read more)

Daily Light on the Daily Path
Morning / Evening Devotional — November 26

The Lord delighteth in thee. Thus saith the LORD that created thee, ... Fear not: for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name; thou art mine. — Can a woman forget her sucking child, that she should not have compassion on the son of her womb? yea, they may forget, yet will I not forget thee. Behold, I have graven thee upon the palms of… — (click here to read more)

Charles Spurgeon's "Faith's Checkbook"
Heavenly Alchemy

"Your sorrow shall be turned into joy."   John 16:20 Their particular sorrow was the death and absence of their LORD, and it was turned into joy when He rose from the dead and showed Himself in their midst. All the sorrows of saints shall be thus transmuted, even the worst of them, which look as if they must forever remain fountains of bitterness. … — (click here to read more)

Voice of the Lord
Devotional for 'Kislev 14'

I once heard it said that every gift and every talent that the Lord bestows upon us is given with someone else in mind. In other words, he wants us to share all we receive. Our job is to receive, then turn around and give it way! In the above Scripture, Rabbi Sha'ul (Saul; i.e., Paul) exhorts Timothy to pass on all he has been taught to faithful ones who… — (click here to read more)

Chip Shots from the Ruff of Life
It Hasn't changed

Guess who turns seventy this year? Let me give you a hint. They were once German but now they are American. They were given a name that came to mean the entire family but more commonly went by the name of a household pest. They died off for a number of years but have recently been resurrected. Still not sure? Okay,…… — (click here to read more)

'Every Day Light' with Selwyn Hughes
Shadow Boxing

We talked two days ago of humanity's efforts to try to reach God through philosophy and moralism or the law. The inadequacy, even bankruptcy, of trying to find God through the law is brought out most clearly in the passage before us today. The law, we are told, contains no true image, merely a shadow. It was the Word…… — (click here to read more)

"Today's Word" with Skip Moen

Deceived - Here is the Greek verb exapatao. The root word is apatao but Paul has added ek to intensify the thought. It means, "to seduce or completely deceive". This is no accident or mistake. It is deliberate seduction with an evil plan. In the Greek translation of the Old Testament, this is…… — (click here to read more)

Morning and Evening with A.W. Tozer
Morning / Evening Devotional — November 26

Our constant effort should be to reach as many persons as possible with the Christian message, and for that reason numbers are critically important. But our first responsibility is not to make converts but to uphold the honor of God in a world given over to the glory of fallen man. No matter how many persons we touch with the gospel we have failed… … — (click here to read more)

The Believer's Daily Remembrancer
I am the good Shepherd. - John 10:11

I am the good Shepherd. - John 10:11

Beloved, are you in the fold of Jesus? Are you numbered with His sheep? Are you feeding and resting among them? Jesus presents Himself to us this morning, in a very lovely character; He says, "I AM THE GOOD SHEPHERD."

There is no other shepherd so good or so great as He. He has the tenderest affection…

… — (click here to read more)

Christian Headlines  from  The Christian Post

Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 Unveiled, Resembles iPad, Runs with Windows 10 or Android

Chinese electronics company Xiaomi finally made the Mi Pad 2 tablet official on Tuesday. According to International Business Times, the device was unveiled together with the highlight of the event, the Redmi Note 3 handset. A very distinct look of the tablet is that it can easily be mistaken for an iPad mini. That's nothing new though as the company has been dubbed as the "Apple of China" because some of its devices very closely resemble Cupertino's gadgets. Xiaomi's products are also cheaper compared to the whopping prices of Apple.

Microsoft Launches New Smartphone Nokia 230, Specs Include 2.8-Inch Screen, 2 MP Camera, Series 30+ OS

Microsoft has launched a new handset but it's not like any of the other handsets being released today in the market. Amidst the sea of variety of smartphones, the multinational technology company released the Nokia 230, a feature phone pitched to be "perfect for taking and sharing selfies."

'Tekken 7' Release Date & Update: To Feature New Graphics For Console Versions

The waiting for fighting game "Tekken 7" continues on as fans eagerly watch out for updates regarding the development of the game. Unfortunately, the date of arrival is still uncertain. According to a report by Latin Post, Bandai Namco Entertainment has kept mum about specific details of the game including the release date.

'The 100' Season 3 Update & Spoilers: Premiere Date Announced, Ice Queen to Make an Appearance, Alexa Returns

Good news for all the fans of the post-apocalyptic drama series "The 100" as reports say that the premiere date of season 3 has already been set. According to Realty Today, CW Network announced that the show will make a comeback on Jan. 21, 2016. Alexa, played by Alycia Debnam-Carey, is returning to the show along with her love for Clarke Griffin (Eliza Taylor). And although the two had some conflicts, it seems like they have fixed their broken bridges. Fans will finally be introduced to the Ice Queen, which is a character that will be played by Brenda Strong.

'Dancing With The Stars' Season 22 Cast News: Len Goodman Returns; ABC Released Premiere Date

Moments before ABC's hit reality dance competition series, "Dancing With the Stars," announced its 22nd grand winner on Tuesday, the show broke the news on the return of a familiar face for its upcoming brand new season.

'Supergirl' Season 1 Cast News, Update: CBS Show Casts Actor For Young Superman

Fans of the hit CBS superhero drama TV series "Supergirl" Season 1 might soon see Kara Zol-El (Melissa Benoist) meeting her more famous cousin, Kal-El or Superman," but not in the way they expect it to be.

'Scorpion' Season 2 News, Spoilers: EP Teases The Effects Of Walter's Passive Reaction To Megan's Death

Fans of the hit crime drama TV series "Scorpion" Season 2 were left devastated with the passing of Walter O'Brien's sister, Megan, on the previous episode titled "Arrivals and Departures."

'Elementary' Season 4 Episode 4 Spoilers: Holmes, Watson Investigate A Murder Case

CBS' hit drama TV series "Elementary" will be pushing through this Thanksgiving night, Thursday, Nov. 26, with a brand new episode from its fourth season titled "All My Exes Live in Essex."

'Frozen 2' News: Director Says Sequel Will Tackle Societal Issues; Elsa Will Have More Fun

While there is still no official word from the Walt Disney Animation Studios on any details of the "Frozen" sequel, speculations about the film have been popping up left and right since it was announced in March of this year.

Catholic Priest Had Over 200 Sexual Partners, Including Paid Young Male Prostitutes

Newly released files on child sexual abuse at a Roman Catholic abbey in Minnesota have revealed that one priest had over 200 sexual partners, including children.

Atlanta Archbishop: Equal Access to Quality Education Needed for Low-Income, Minority Kids

Wilton D. Gregory, Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Atlanta, has said before a committee on racial discrimination that American states need to stop limiting low-income minority children from better educational opportunities.

Justin Bieber's Tour Being Pegged Megachurch Service

Concert reviewer calls Justin Bieber's tour a mega church service, as the crooner brings his pastor out on stage with him and shares about God.

'The Walking Dead' Update: TWD's Katelyn Nacon Talks About Her Character's Resilience, Reveals Enid's True Feelings For Carl And Ron

In an interview with Yahoo! TV, Katelyn Nacon, the 16-year-old actress who plays the orphaned teenager Enid on the show, talks about her character's growing friendship with Glenn, Enid's "JSS" motto, how Enid feels about Carl and Ron, and what eating "raw turtle" was like.

7 Great Presidential Quotes on Thanksgiving

7 great spiritual quotes from American presidents about one of America's most observed holidays:

Ciara Relied on Marvin Sapp Song to Help Her Overcome Grandfather's Death

Ciara Harris may be known for her sultry R&B tunes, but the singer has turned to gospel music to help her overcome tough times.

'Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2' News: Director Shoots Down Star-Lord Father Rumors

Responding to a recent rumor about "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2," director James Gunn took to his official Facebook page and said, "The rumors surrounding Quill's parentage at the present moment are completely false, and aren't even close to the truth."

Pope Francis: Churches Should Keep Doors Open Despite Terror Threat; 'No Inhospitable Church'

Pope Francis has asked Catholic churches around the world to keep their doors open despite terror threats following the Nov. 13 Paris attacks, saying terror groups must not be allowed to influence "every aspect of our lives," and especially the hospitality of the church.

Syrian Church Leader: Christians Have No Support, West Has Betrayed Us

A Syrian Catholic Church leader recently condemned both U.S. foreign policy and Western media for ignoring Christian persecution and worsening the conflict in Iraq and Syria.

Meagan Good Reads Bible Every Day, Says God Comes Before Career

Meagan Good has been booked with consistent acting jobs for the past four years, but she insists that God fulfills her way more than her.

TD Jakes Recalls Mother's Dying Words Ahead of Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving, Bishop T.D. Jakes remembers the dying words of his mother in a touching op-ed for FoxNews published Tuesday.

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Lectionary Calendar
Thursday, November 26th, 2015
the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
Today in Christian History
The American Navy began using chaplains within its regular service.
Daily Reading Plan
Bible-in-a-Year — NIV
Jeremiah 47-48; Psalm 142; Galatians 1:
This is the word of the that came to Jeremiah the prophet concerning the Philistines before Pharaoh attacked Gaza:This is what the says: “See how the waters are rising in the north; they will become an overflowing torrent. They will overflow the land and everything in it, the towns and those who live in them. The people will cry out; all who dwell in the land will wailat the sound of the hooves of galloping steeds, at the noise…
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