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Explore the Bible Lesson for June 14: Direction Offered

Manny Prieto, lay pastor, Imago Dei Church, Raleigh
May 28 2020

Focal passage: Proverbs 3:1-12 Spending so much time at home in the age of social distancing has bred some creativity in our family. Much to my wife’s terror, my kids and I have taken to playing a game that can be summarized as “Tag, but with your eyes closed... read more

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Bible Studies for Life Lesson for June 14: The Expression of Our Hope

Lindsey Harris, member, Mount Carmel Baptist Church, Asheville
May 28 2020

Focal passage: 1 Peter 1:13-25 I remember when my sister and brother-in-law were preparing for their second child. They researched different strollers to fit both my nephew and niece. They Googled, they asked around, and they read all the reviews... read more

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Explore the Bible Lesson for June 7: Charted Waters

Manny Prieto, lay pastor, Imago Dei Church, Raleigh
May 26 2020

Focal passage: Proverbs 1:7-19 Kneeling down to be eye-level with my five-year-old, for what must have been the world record for “Having the Same Conversation Again,” a frightful realization hit me... read more

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Bible Studies for Life Lesson for June 7: The Basis for Our Hope

Lindsey Harris, member, Mount Carmel Baptist Church, Asheville
May 26 2020

Focal passage: 1 Peter 1:1-9 Most people have a thing – something they’re known for. John Wayne is iconic for his cowboy swagger, Michelle Obama for her intellect and poise, and my golden retriever Cooper for his relentless begging for whatever food you have... read more

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Explore the Bible Lesson for May 31: Reach

Woody Walls, pastoral intern, Beach Road Baptist Church, Southport
May 14 2020

Focal passages: Romans 15:14-21, 30-33 I sat on the edge of the bed in the summer of 1987, a nervous 16-year-old boy. My Bible was in my hand and my friend Gary sat beside me. On that night I shared with Gary the gospel that had changed my life... read more