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Day 29 | It Is I, Be Not Afraid

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Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, Christ in the Storm, {Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons. DAILY READING Matthew 8:23-34 Mark 4:35-41, 5:1-20 Luke 8:19-39 John 6:15-21 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ Are there people among us today with unclean spirits? How can they be cleansed? Why did the local people ask Jesus to “depart out…

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Day 30 | Else the Bottles Break

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James Tissot, The Woman with an Issue of Blood, Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription. DAILY READING Matthew 9:1-17 Mark 2:1-22 Luke 5:27-39 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ Are you a true disciple of Christ? What evidence is there to prove it? How can the gospel message sometimes be divisive, even though Jesus…

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Day 31 | Only Believe

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Paaolo Veronese, Raising of the Daughter of Jairus, [CC-BY-SA-3.0 ], via Wikimedia Commons. DAILY READING Matthew 9:18-38 JST-Matthew 9:18–21 Mark 5:21-43 Luke 8:40-56 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ What actions of faith did the father of the child and the woman who had the issue of blood show? Would the seriousness of the…

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Day 32 | He Gave Them Power

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James Tissot, Jesus Discourses with His Disciples, Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription. DAILY READING Matthew 10:1-4 Mark 3:13-21 Luke 6:12-36 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ What qualifications must an apostle of Jesus Christ have? What do apostles do? How do you deal with rejection? What is it about true charity that draws…

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Day 33 | They Went Out

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James Tissot, The Last Sermon of Our Lord, Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by public subscription. DAILY READING Matthew 10:5-42 Mark 6:1-13 Luke 9:1-6 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ How would you feel if Jesus sent you on a full-time mission, without purse or scrip? Jesus said you would find your life by losing it….

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Day 34 | More Than a Prophet

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Henrik Olrik, Sankt Matthaeus Kirke Copenhagen altarpiece, (Public domain), via Wikimedia Commons. DAILY READING Matthew 11 JST-Matthew 11:13–15 Luke 7:19-35 For Younger Disciples CONSIDER AS YOU READ Are the behavioral expectations applied to prophets different from those for regular people? Should they be? Why does the work of John the Baptist matter in your personal spiritual journey?…

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Day 35 | Give Me All

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Rafael Sanzio de Urbino, Christ’s Charge to Peter, [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons. DAILY READING There is no scripture reading assigned today. Use this day to catch up as needed and ponder the supplemental reading. For Younger Disciples SUPPLEMENTAL READING The ordinary idea which we all have before we become Christians is this. We take…

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