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03
Apr 2016
Long Arc 10: Foreshadowing

If you missed this week’s Talk, here are a couple quick ideas for you to Take It Further. > Before listening to the MP3, look up the Biblical text for the day. Don’t worry if you don’t have a Bible. Feel free to use the web link above, or visit bible.org/netbible for easy access to an online Bible with study notes. > What strikes you about this text? Are you surprised by anything? Are you puzzled by anything? Write down some general observations. > If you were to summarize the Big Idea......

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13
Mar 2016
Long Arc 9: Fences

David passes wisdom on to his son, Solomon in the form of a charge that is completely counter-cultural in today's world. How do you feel when someone tells you what to do?...

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24
Jan 2016

If you missed this week’s Talk, here are a couple quick ideas for you to Take It Further. >Before listening to the MP3, look up the Biblical text for the day. Don’t worry if you don’t have a Bible. Feel free to use the web link above, or visit bible.org/netbible for easy access to an online Bible with study notes. > What strikes you about this text? Are you surprised by anything? Are you puzzled by anything? Write down some general observations. > If you were to summarize the Big Idea of......

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17
Jan 2016
Long Arc 2: Friendship

David's relationship with Jonathan is a striking and challenging picture of friendship. Do we seek out friendship with this kind of depth, or do we settle for the easier friends of Facebook and casual conversation? God invites us into deeper relationships. Are you open to exploring?...

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10
Jan 2016
Long Arc 1: Annointing

David’s story begins as an ordinary shepherd. Then Samuel anoints him future king, which changes how he approaches the long arc of his life. While Saul’s arc bends toward ruin, what, if anything, keeps the arc of David’s life bending toward beauty? Psalm 23 gives us a window into how David engages with God as he faces the mystery of the long arc, teaching us how to do the same....

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