March 1, 2015
Mark 8:31-38
Romans 4:13-25
Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16
Psalm 22:23-31


How You Play The Game
Lent 2

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Frank Ramirez
Contents
"How You Play The Game" by Frank Ramirez
"Platypus" by Keith Hewitt


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How You Play The Game
by Frank Ramirez
Mark 8:31-38

For what will it profit them to gain the whole world and forfeit their life? (Mark 8:36)

Is there a household that doesn’t have a copy of the game Monopoly? Or maybe even two or three?

It seems there is version for everyone’s taste -- the classic game, or one based on your state or favorite university, or built around a movie franchise. There are even unauthorized versions.

No doubt you’re familiar with the game. Players role dice, travel around the board, try to avoid going to jail, collect a couple hundred dollars every time they pass Go, all the while attempting to buy properties, create monopolies on certain street, and force everyone else into bankruptcy while growing rich.

Oh. And there’s one more thing. For you to win everyone else has to lose.... >>Click here for the full installment.


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