All posts by Rev. Micah Royal

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Words and Hands That Kill

You have heard that it was said to the ancient ones, ‘You shall not murder’ and ‘Whoever shall murder shall be in danger of the judgment.’ But I tell you, that everyone who is angry with his brother without a cause shall be in danger

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Salt and Light

13 “You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled by men. 14 “You are the light of the

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May I Have This Dance?

Reading for the Third Sunday of Easter: John 21 Jesus has been abandoned, betrayed by his all his male followers. (The women, strangely, stood by him, and helped bury him). Now his women followers, who had not abandoned him, found his tomb empty. Two disciples

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Can You Hear Me Now?

One of the really frustrating things about living and working in the country is that cell phone reception is completely unreliable. While I was working one job where I had to travel county to county, there was one stretch of highway where my cell phone

Man reading the Bible

The Bible: A User’s Manual | Part 3

Read the rest of the series We’ve discussed the purpose of Scripture and how two approaches to reading Scripture that work. Hopefully by now you have begun to pick out some Scriptures to read. Well, having opened the Bible and begun to read, how can

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3 Keys to God-Honoring Relationships

As a part of my ministry, one of my most commonly received questions is “Well, if you believe God accepts both gays and straights and men and women as equals, if you don’t take all that stuff about the man as head of the woman