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Beginning Well

Scripture: 2 Timothy 4

Topic: Occasions > New Year

Series: None

Beginning Well 2 Timothy 4:6-8 Dr. Jim Denison William Barclay once wrote, “A man will never become outstandingly good at anything unless that thing is his ruling passion. There must be something of which he can say, ‘For me to live is this.’” I believe passionately in the truth of those words. As we begin […]

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Making Jesus King of the New Year

Scripture: Matthew 6

Topic: Occasions > New Year

Series: None

Topical Scripture: Matthew 6:9–15 Millions of people recite the Lord’s Prayer each day, but few stop to consider what we’re asking God to do. While serving as pastor of a Dallas church, I spent nine months teaching its truths and felt that I never began to exhaust them. If we employ what Jesus modeled and […]

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Once Every 365, 250 Days

Scripture: Acts 16

Topic: Occasions > New Year

Series: None

Once Every 365,250 Days Acts 16:6-15 Dr. Jim Denison Days like yesterday don’t come along very often. In fact, it has been 365,250 days since the world last stepped into a new millennium. And a few things have changed since then. Restaurants now have entire dining rooms for cell-phone users. The military has developed miniature […]

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The Tyranny of the Urgent

Scripture: Mark 1

Topic: Occasions > New Year

Series: None

The Tyranny of the Urgent Mark 1:35-39 Dr. Jim Denison The Dallas Morning News recently carried a story on the growth of the Christmas lights installation profession in our city. This business has quadrupled in six years, with costs ranging from $100 to $7,500 per home. Why do people now pay to put Christmas lights […]

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