Monthly Archives: October 2011

NTX – Oct 31 – John 18-20

Sunday Scott did an amazing job sharing with us from John 17. I approached the reading this morning from chapter 18 with serious excitement. At the start we saw that Judas had betrayed Jesus to the officials and they marched … Continue reading

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NTX – Oct 27 – John 6-8

There is an old Jewish legend that suggests that the Serpent didn’t only tempt Eve with the fruit of the tree in the Garden of Eden but that he tempted her to join him in a sexual affair. The legend … Continue reading

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NTX – OCT 25 – John 1-2 (Bonus Guest Blogger)

Tom is our guest blogger today. Here’s how God ministered to him this morning: In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God… Wow John starts clear from the beginning all in … Continue reading

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NTX – OCT – 25 – John 1-2

Early in John’s gospel we meet a fellow named Phillip. After Phil’s encounter with Jesus he goes and tells his buddy Nathanael that they’ve found the one they believe to be the rescuer that they been longing for. At first … Continue reading

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NTX – OCT 24 – Luke 22-24

Today you started reading about the crucifixion in Luke’s gospel. That is unless you’ve fallen behind in your reading. Hey, if that’s you no worries, I love what our guest blogger, Patty, has to say today about her reading today. Hey, I’m … Continue reading

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NTX – Oct 20 – Luke 13-15

Mathew tells a parallel account of the parable found in today’s reading. I’ve reimagined it today. A modern imagining of Matthew 22:2-14 God’s domain is like a CEO who put together a massive office party for is son. He sent … Continue reading

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NTX – Oct 19 – Luke 10-12

In our reading today a man approached Jesus and asked him what he needed to do in order to inherit eternal life. Jesus ends up giving the man and us the Greatest Commandment (Love God, Love People.) In the other … Continue reading

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NTX – Oct 18 – Luke 7-9

Hey if you’re on track you’ve been in the Scriptures for nearly ten months now regularly. Why? Why are we doing this? Why start the Bible Experiment? Why push on as far as we have? What is the point? I … Continue reading

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NTX – Oct 13 – Mark 11-13

In today’s reading the Pharisees challenged Jesus’ authority. In what ways do we do that to Jesus? What happens when Jesus knocks on our heart’s door? “Who is it? Jesus? Hmmm? I’d like to see some ID before you come … Continue reading

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NTX – Oct 12 – Mark 8-10

A couple in Australia are actually growing trees that look like people. I included the picture above. (Check them out at pooktre.com) I’m pretty sure that isn’t what the blind man was talking about when he said he saw people … Continue reading

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