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  • The Immediate Word

    Mary Austin
    Bethany Peerbolte
    Dean Feldmeyer
    George Reed
    Ron Love
    Thomas Willadsen
    Christopher Keating
    Note: This installment is still being edited and appended, but for purposes of immediacy we are posting it for your use. Please excuse any errors or omissions. We’ll have it cleaned up soon.

    For November 18, 2018:
  • Emphasis Preaching Journal

    Bonnie Bates
    Bill Thomas
    Mark Ellingsen
    Bob Ove
    Frank Ramirez
    1 Samuel 1:4-20 and 1 Samuel 2:1-10
    I ran across this news item and thought it appropriate for this text. Missionaries reported that many early African converts to Christianity were earnest and regular in private devotions and prayer. In one particular village, some men, leaders of the tribe, each had a separate spot in the thicket where he would pour out...
  • Emphasis Preaching Journal

    David Coffin
    Another cold, autumn Wednesday evening as the sun sets early and the church council gathers into the cool, musty church basement. As they sit on the plastic chairs surrounding two rectangle tables placed together, the pastor leads in prayer and maybe a Bible passage. The council president dutifully distributes the council agenda in front of all of the attendees. An older lady member was nice...
  • StoryShare

    C. David Mckirachan
    Frank Ramirez
    “Mom” by C. David McKirachan
    “Not One Stone” by Frank Ramirez

    by C. David McKirachan
    1 Samuel 1:4-20, 1 Samuel 2:1-10

    My mother told me that if I’d been a girl, I’d have been named Hannah. It was always an incidental detail. Then my nephew and his wife gave their daughter the name and I...
  • CSSPlus

    Arley K. Fadness
    “ not be alarmed...” (v. 7a)

    Good morning boys and girls,

    I have a question for you today. The question is this: Were you scared at anything this past Halloween? Did anything frighten you like at a Halloween party or when you were out trick or treating? (children respond) Maybe with your weird masks and silly costumes you frightened...
  • The Village Shepherd

    Janice B. Scott
    I had the privilege to be with my father when he died. I'd never seen anyone die before, and although I'm sure it must be a different experience for different people, I was amazed at what a struggle it seemed to be for him.

    He wasn't in any pain, but he struggled to take off his pyjama jacket, and he struggled to have the window open, and he struggled to breathe, and it seemed...
  • SermonStudio

    Russell F. Anderson
    Theme For The Day: Knowing the signs of the Lord's return.


    Lesson 1: 1 Samuel 1:4-20 (C)
    Elkanah and his wives went up to Shiloh annually to offer sacrifice to the Lord. He would give each one a portion of the offering based on the number of children each had. Hannah was barren and the other wife would rub...

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