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Words of Wisdom: July 4 - 8, 2022

My Words of Wisdom Audios are 1-minute radio lessons which are studies from the Bible for our current times. They are broadcast on www.wecoradio.com / FM 101.3 after the 12 noon news and after the 3pm news. Transcripts are available at Words of Wisdom Radio Transcripts, for lessons 2014 till now. This week’s lessons are:
- 7/4/2022   Gospel of Peace   
- 7/5/2022   Church of Peace  

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QA: How Can I Pray For Corrupt Leaders?

My QA: How can I pray for corrupt leaders of countries? from February 27, 2022, is now available in Questions Answered.

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Spring Forward: Sermon Slides Available

My sermon slides for Spring Forward, taken from Psalm 85 and preached March 21, 2021, is now available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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What "Peace" Did Jesus Bring?

Jesus said: "Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid”               (John 14:27). The “world” offers “peace” by increasing government power; or giving up to one’s enemies; or signing toothless treaties; or retreating into drugs and alcohol; or speeding through life while preoccupi…

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Living a Christian Life

The Holy Spirit wants Christians “to lead a quiet life, to mind your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you” (1 Thessalonians 4:11).  

(1) To “lead a quiet life,” is to be a “peacemaker” (Matthew 5:9), as Jesus said. Paul explained: “If it is possible, as much as depends on you, live peaceably with all men” (Romans 12:18).  

(2) “to mind your…

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How To Be Happy: Happy New Year

Happy New Year! At a time of reflection, an Anonymous article, How To Be Happy, is now available in Publications from Guest Authors.

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Words of Wisdom Radio Transcripts Now Available

My Words of Wisdom Audios are 1-minute radio lessons which are studies from the Bible for our current times. They are broadcast on www.wecoradio.com / FM 101.3 after the noon news; and they are also available in Words of Wisdom Radio, with transcripts available at Words of Wisdom Radio Transcripts. Recent ones available are:

    - 11/29 - No Season for Jesus Is the Reason (also available in W…

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REVISED Outline of Philippians Available

My REVISED outline for the book of Philippians is now available in Bible Books Outlined.

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Proverbs Segments #104 and #105: How Committed? And Real "Peace Accords"

My Proverbs Commentary continues with Segment #104: How Committed Are You? taken from Proverbs 16:3-4; and Segment #105: Real "Peace Accords" taken from Proverbs 16:7; Proverbs 27:6; Proverbs 24:17-18; and Proverbs 25:21-22. These are all available in Studies in the Book of Proverbs and can be FREELY used for individual and classroom Bible study.

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Psalm 83: Trouble Leads To Appeal To God

My Psalms Commentary continues with Psalm 83: Trouble Leads to Appeal to God, which is now available in Devotions from Psalms.

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Words of Wisdom Radio Available: August 30 - September 3, 2021

My Words of Wisdom minute long thought, which are broadcast after the noon news on WECO radio, are now available for August 30 - September 3, 2021. They are available in Words of Wisdom Radio in audio form and in Words of Wisdom Transcripts in PDF transcripts.

- 8/30/2021 - Peace Haters 
- 8/31/2021 - No Christian Crusades 
- 9/1/2021 - Try, Again 
- 9/2/2021 - Where Angels Dare Not Go
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Psalm 4: Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep

My Psalm Commentary continues with Psalm 4: Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep, is now available in Devotions from Psalms.

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Psalm 83: Let Enemies Be Put to Shame

My Psalms Commentary continues with Psalm 83: Let Enemies Be Put to Shame, which is now available in Devotions From Psalms.

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QA: Did Jesus Teach "Absolute Values"?

QUESTION: Jesus didn't teach "absolute values", did He? - 6/13/2021  

ANSWER: In mathematics, the "absolute value" of a number or integer is its distance from zero. There must be an absolute beginning point for numbers to have value. So also with humans.

1. JESUS CHRIST WAS THE SACRIFICE FOR AN "EVERLASTING COVENANT" AND MAKES CHRISTIANS "COMPLETE IN EVERY GOOD WORK TO DO HIS WILL." (Hebrew…

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Proverbs Commentary #38: Table the Tabloid Talk

My Proverbs Commentary Segment #38: Table the Tabloid Talk, taken from Proverbs 11:12-13, is now available in Studies in the Book of Proverbs.

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Edd Sterchi’s Check Your Flight Pattern

Please find Edd Sterchi’s Check Your Flight Pattern, taken from Isaiah 40:31, now available in Publications from Guest Authors.

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A Father's Day D.A.D

An article from Chillicothe, Ohio, church of Christ in honor of D.A.D.s on Father's Day is now available in Publications from Guest Authors.

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QA: Why Do We Need "Organised Religion"?

My QA: Why does anyone need "Organised Religion"? is now available in Publications On Christian Evidences. It is also available in Questions Answered.

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"Woke" OR Awake? - Sermon Now Available

My sermon slides for "Woke" OR Awake?, taken from Romans 12:18, are now available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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QA: Should Christians protest in the street?

QUESTION: Should Christians protest in the street? - 2018 

ANSWER: Note four points from the incident in Acts 17:1-9

1. Opposition to the success of Bible teaching is always motivated by jealousy (1 Thessalonians 2:3-10). ... 

2. Evil men from the marketplace literally describes people who have nothing else to do but hang around amid the public. They have no scruples, purposes, or re…

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