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Daily Scripture Reading: Friday, March 30

Matthew 27:1-10 1 Early in the morning, all the chief priests and the elders of the people made their plans how to have Jesus executed. 2 So they bound him, led him away and handed him over to Pilate the governor. 3 When Judas, who had betrayed him, saw that Jesus was condemned, he was...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Thursday, March 29

Matthew 26:59-75 59 The chief priests and the whole Sanhedrin were looking for false evidence against Jesus so that they could put him to death. 60 But they did not find any, though many false witnesses came forward. Finally two came forward 61 and declared, “This fellow said, ‘I am able to destroy the temple...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Wednesday, March 28

Matthew 26:47-58 47 While he was still speaking, Judas, one of the Twelve, arrived. With him was a large crowd armed with swords and clubs, sent from the chief priests and the elders of the people. 48 Now the betrayer had arranged a signal with them: “The one I kiss is the man; arrest him.”...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Tuesday, March 27

Matthew 26:36-46 36 Then Jesus went with his disciples to a place called Gethsemane, and he said to them, “Sit here while I go over there and pray.” 37 He took Peter and the two sons of Zebedee along with him, and he began to be sorrowful and troubled. 38 Then he said to them,...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Monday, March 26

Matthew 26:31-35 31 Then Jesus told them, “This very night you will all fall away on account of me, for it is written: “‘I will strike the shepherd, and the sheep of the flock will be scattered.’ 32 But after I have risen, I will go ahead of you into Galilee.” 33 Peter replied, “Even...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Saturday, March 24

Matthew 26:14-30 14 Then one of the Twelve—the one called Judas Iscariot—went to the chief priests 15 and asked, “What are you willing to give me if I deliver him over to you?” So they counted out for him thirty pieces of silver. 16 From then on Judas watched for an opportunity to hand him...

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Matt’s Blog: “Maybe”

Flood Family, Have you ever responded to an invitation with the “Maybe” button? A few years ago, Facebook switched their “Maybe” button, to “Interested.” Interested seems to carry the same non-commitment, but with less baggage. But, as Elton Trueblood once said, “A little commitment turns out to be the same as none.” Meaning, maybe doesn’t mean interested,...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Friday, March 23

Matthew 26:1-13 1 When Jesus had finished saying all these things, he said to his disciples, 2 “As you know, the Passover is two days away—and the Son of Man will be handed over to be crucified.” 3 Then the chief priests and the elders of the people assembled in the palace of the high...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Thursday, March 22

Matthew 25:31-46 31 “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit on his glorious throne. 32 All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate the people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats. 33 He will...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Wednesday, March 21

Matthew 25:14-30 14 “Again, it will be like a man going on a journey, who called his servants and entrusted his wealth to them. 15 To one he gave five bags of gold, to another two bags, and to another one bag, each according to his ability. Then he went on his journey. 16 The...

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