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Daily Scripture Reading: Friday, April 14

Romans 16:21-1 Corinthians 1:1-9 21 Timothy, my co-worker, sends his greetings to you, as do Lucius, Jason and Sosipater, my fellow Jews. 22 I, Tertius, who wrote down this letter, greet you in the Lord. 23 Gaius, whose hospitality I and the whole church here enjoy, sends you his greetings. Erastus, who is the city’s...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Thursday, April 13

Romans 16:8-20 8 Greet Ampliatus, my dear friend in the Lord. 9 Greet Urbanus, our co-worker in Christ, and my dear friend Stachys. 10 Greet Apelles, whose fidelity to Christ has stood the test. Greet those who belong to the household of Aristobulus. 11 Greet Herodion, my fellow Jew. Greet those in the household of...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Wednesday, April 12

Romans 15:30-16:7 30 I urge you, brothers and sisters, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to join me in my struggle by praying to God for me. 31 Pray that I may be kept safe from the unbelievers in Judea and that the contribution I take to Jerusalem may...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Tuesday, April 11

Romans 15:17-29 17 Therefore I glory in Christ Jesus in my service to God. 18 I will not venture to speak of anything except what Christ has accomplished through me in leading the Gentiles to obey God by what I have said and done— 19 by the power of signs and wonders, through the power...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Monday, April 10

Romans 15:3-16 3 For even Christ did not please himself but, as it is written: “The insults of those who insult you have fallen on me.” 4 For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through the endurance taught in the Scriptures and the encouragement they provide we...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Saturday, April 8

Romans 14:13-15:2 13 Therefore let us stop passing judgment on one another. Instead, make up your mind not to put any stumbling block or obstacle in the way of a brother or sister. 14 I am convinced, being fully persuaded in the Lord Jesus, that nothing is unclean in itself. But if anyone regards something...

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Matt’s Blog: Hosanna!

Flood family, This Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week, the seven days that culminate on Easter.  For centuries, followers of Christ have begun this week by recounting the story of Jesus riding into Jerusalem on a donkey, surrounded by men, women, and children laying palms on the road ahead of him and shouting “Hosanna”. The day that...

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Friday Stories: Building Authentic Relationships

A few weeks ago, our newly formed Peace Catalyst Cause-Based Group hosted a community event called a “Peace Feast.” As a Group, we exist to connect with and promote peace between Christian and Muslim communities in San Diego. Over forty adults, and two dozen children, from Flood joined members of the local community for lunch...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Friday, April 7

Romans 14:1-12 1 Accept the one whose faith is weak, without quarreling over disputable matters. 2 One person’s faith allows them to eat anything, but another, whose faith is weak, eats only vegetables. 3 The one who eats everything must not treat with contempt the one who does not, and the one who does not...

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Daily Scripture Reading: Thursday, April 6

Romans 13 1 Let everyone be subject to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has established. The authorities that exist have been established by God. 2 Consequently, whoever rebels against the authority is rebelling against what God has instituted, and those who do so will bring judgment on themselves....

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