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Memorial Day Prayer

Dear Heavenly Father, we thank you for our nation’s freedoms.  Help us to teach our children about the men and women who have sacrificed their lives in service to our country. Amen.

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Jesus is taken up into Heaven

They (the two disciples who saw Jesus on the road to Emmaus) got up and returned at once to Jerusalem. There they found the Eleven and those with them, assembled together and saying, “It is true! The Lord has risen … Continue reading

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Notice from Living Hope

Sunday School at Living Hope is postponed until further notice. 10:00 AM Sunday Worship Services have resumed under new safety guidelines. View our YouTube channel for online Worship Services and Sermons. We are praying for all those who are affected by the Covid-19. May … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Prayer

Gracious Heavenly Father, thank you for the gift of life you gave us through our mothers. Bless mothers everywhere with love, patience, wisdom, understanding, and strength so that they can raise their children to love and honor you.  On this … Continue reading

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The story of Ruth

Even though God had given the People of Israel the land of Canaan, they often sinned by worshiping false gods. For this, God would punish them. As a punishment, God did not send any rain to the land of Israel. … Continue reading

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I am Jesus' Little Lamb

I am Jesus’ little lamb,ever glad at heart I am;for my Shepherd gently guides me,knows my need, and well provides me,loves me every day the same,even calls me by my name. Day by day, at home, away,Jesus is my staff … Continue reading

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The risen Jesus cooks breakfast for his disciples

Afterward Jesus appeared again to his disciples, by the Sea of Galilee.  It happened this way: Simon Peter, Thomas (also known as Didymus), Nathanael from Cana in Galilee, the sons of Zebedee, and two other disciples were together.  “I’m going … Continue reading

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Doubting Thomas

On the evening of that first day of the week, when the disciples were together, with the doors locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, “Peace be with you!” After he said this, … Continue reading

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The road to Emmaus

What was Jesus doing on that first Easter afternoon? Now that same day two of them were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem. They were talking with each other about everything that had happened. As … Continue reading

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Jesus is alive again!

On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, the women took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb. They found the stone rolled away from the tomb, but when they entered, they did … Continue reading

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Good Friday ~ Jesus dies on the cross

Two other men, both criminals, were also led out with Jesus to be executed. When they came to the place called the Skull, there they crucified him, along with the criminals—one on his right, the other on his left. Jesus … Continue reading

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Jesus before Pilate

Jesus stood before Pilate the governor, and the governor asked him, “Are you the king of the Jews?” “Yes, it is as you say,” Jesus replied. When he was accused by the chief priests and the elders, he gave no … Continue reading

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Jesus is betrayed and arrested

The teachers of the law were looking for some way to get rid of Jesus, for they were afraid of the people. Then Satan entered Judas, called Iscariot, one of the Twelve. And Judas went to the chief priests and … Continue reading

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Jesus prays in the Garden of Gethsemane

They went to a place called Gethsemane, and Jesus said to his disciples, “Sit here while I pray.” He took Peter, James and John along with him, and he began to be deeply distressed and troubled. “My soul is overwhelmed … Continue reading

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The Last Supper

Then came the day of Unleavened Bread on which the Passover lamb had to be sacrificed. Jesus sent Peter and John, saying, “Go and make preparations for us to eat the Passover.” “Where do you want us to prepare for … Continue reading

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