Living with the "End" in View (Mark 13:1-13)

Living with the "End" in View (Mark 13:1-13)

Christ our King, is coming. And Jesus has already told us how things will end, saying “Do not be alarmed” (7); “do not be anxious” (11). He is coming to right every wrong. Because of all that he accomplished through his death and resurrection (which we are given to see through faith) that will not result in our own destruction and punishment, but with the free gift of eternal life and a “new creation”!

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The Need for Oxygen; the Importance of Self-Care (Matt 25:1-13)

The Need for Oxygen; the Importance of Self-Care (Matt 25:1-13)

It is a good thing to assist one another. It pleases our heavenly Father when we open our hearts, homes, and wallets to help those in need around us. But the three-part focus on the End by Jesus we begin this week starts with the need for vigilance in the face of our own impending oil crisis. It begins with the need we each, individually have, for oxygen…and that we need to get it for ourselves before we can share it with others.

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