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Conceived Without Fear

Friday, December 8th, 2017 Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception What do you think you would do if you were to come face to face with God this very instant? We all like to imagine what we would do, but if we were honest with ourselves we would admit that we would probably want to crawl under the closest rock. Even though we may have just come back from Confession and Mass, we would still know that we are not worthy to stand in the presence of God. Throughout Scripture we are given examples of how people react to encounters with the living God and His messengers, the angels. In the first chapter of the book of Revelation John encounters Christ...

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From Jesse to Jesus

*The 2017 Online Advent Scripture Study is hosted by Real Life Rosary.  During these days of Advent we are using the book 4 Simple Steps to Better Scripture Meditations to dive deeper into reading the daily scriptures.  Please click any of links for more information.  Join our Facebook Group to stay up to date. Tuesday December 5th, 2017 Isaiah 11:1-10 Luke 10:21-24 Two years ago I dug up a Dogwood tree from one part of our property to transplant it close to the house. The tree did not last long. However, being busy with life and the transplanting season being long gone, I left it in the ground until I had a chance to replace it. While mowing one day I noticed something interesting about...

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Only Say the Word!

*The 2017 Online Advent Scripture Study is hosted by Real Life Rosary.  During these days of Advent we are using the book 4 Simple Steps to Better Scripture Meditations to dive deeper into reading the daily scriptures.  Please click any of links for more information.  Join our Facebook Group to stay up to date. Monday of the First Week of Advent - Matthew 8:5-11 "The prayer of the righteous man has great power in its effects." - James 5:16 This story, in the eighth chapter of Matthew's Gospel, is meant to show us both the authority of Jesus and the necessity of faith. Since Jesus' address in the synagogue in chapter 3 all the way through chapter 7, Jesus has been teaching. Chapter 7 ends with...

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2017 Advent Scripture Study Details and Resources

I told you it would fly by and now we are just hours away from the beginning of Advent and our 2017 Advent Scripture Study. Please feel free to join us and invite others to do so.  Think of it as a group Bible study with some of your closest friends.  We gather each day with a cup of coffee, read the readings for the day, and then discuss.  We share our thoughts on the passages, insights, prayer requests, encouragements, and more. Below you will find some updated information to help make this year's study the best yet. Facebook Group Page - This where a majority of participants will be sharing.  If you don't have a Facebook account or would...

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2017 Advent Scripture Study Invitation

It's hard to believe but Advent begins in 12 days and so does our 2017 Advent Scripture study.  Consider joining us if you are able! Details and Information Click here.. If you want to join the Facebook Group If you want to get the 4 Simple Steps to Better Meditations If you want to download the free 4 Simple Steps Worksheet If you'd like to visit the our website and blog Use the code "STNICK" and get 20% off your order until November 29th. Thank you and please pray for us!

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