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Friends and family

Now a man named Lazarus was sick. He was from Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. (This Mary, whose brother Lazarus now lay sick, was the same one who poured perfume on the Lord and wiped his feet … Continue reading

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The death of the king

In the morning, there was no small commotion among the soldiers as to what had become of Peter. After Herod had a thorough search made for him and did not find him, he cross-examined the guards and ordered that they be … Continue reading

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Peter’s travels

As Peter traveled about the country, he went to visit the Lord’s people who lived in Lydda. There he found a man named Aeneas, who was paralyzed and had been bedridden for eight years. “Aeneas,” Peter said to him, “Jesus Christ … Continue reading

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They still didn’t understand

The next day, when they came down from the mountain, a large crowd was waiting for Jesus. A man in the crowd called out, “Teacher, I beg you to look at my son, for he is my only child. A spirit seizes … Continue reading

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They were astonished

When Jesus returned from the region of the Gerasenes , a crowd welcomed him, for they were all expecting him. Then a man named Jairus, a synagogue leader, came and fell at Jesus’ feet, pleading with him to come to his … Continue reading

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He was willing to help

One day as Jesus was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret, the people were crowding around him and listening to the word of God. He saw at the water’s edge two boats, left there by the fishermen, who were washing their … Continue reading

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Simple faith

Jesus left that place and went to the vicinity of Tyre. He entered a house and did not want anyone to know it; yet he could not keep his presence secret. In fact, as soon as she heard about him, a … Continue reading

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