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Ron Dunn devo. 13

Right then I tore off a ticket and gave it to that boy — in Steve‘s name. He really had no right to a ticket, but because my son had asked me to do it, I did If I arrived home some evening, walked into the living room, turned on the light switch and nothing   Read More …

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Ron Dunn devo. 14

I lost a friend recently. Not to death. Not by choice. I lost my friend because of moral failure. Like myself, he is an evangelist and we have preached together in church conferences for years.  Together we have wept, laughed, prayed, and shared good times and bad. When a mutual friend told me what happened,   Read More …

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Ron Dunn devo. 15

I want to thank all of you who BRAVED THE RAIN last Sunday morning to attend church. Such sacrifice and suffering humbled me. I can imagine how it must be to awaken to the petrifying noise of rain. Dedication hangs in the balance. The silky voice of the Tempter whispers in your ear: “Don’t be   Read More …

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Ron Dunn devo. 16

It’s been said that December 26th is the BLAHEST day of the year. Everyone experiences let down after the excitement and anticipation of Christmas. The tree drooping in the corner has somehow lost it’s magic glow, here and there a dead branch falls off.  Late-arriving Christmas cards received little attention; 85% of the expensive toys   Read More …

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Ron Dunn devo. 17

A car my have a tank full of gasoline, but unless the fuel is ignited it won’t move an inch. I know many Christians whose tanks are full but they are still stalled between the Red Sea and Jordan River. For years I was puzzled by members of my church who knew the Bible like   Read More …

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Ron Dunn devo. 18

On October 12, 1952, I preached my first sermon in the city jail at Ft. Smith, Arkansas. I was on the outside looking in, by the way. So, this October marks my fortieth year in the ministry. Kaye has been with me for thirty-five of those forty years. I couldn’t have made the trip without   Read More …

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Ron Dunn devo. 19

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary September 22, 1972 MacArthur Boulevard Baptist Church, Irving, Texas (This copy has been prepared from a tape recording of the chapel service and has not been edited by Reverend Dunn. Therefore, he is not responsible for any errors that may occur.) They tell me that it is impolite to ask personal   Read More …

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