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About pastorjeffsneighborhood

Born and raised in Minnesota, I have served in churches in Minnesota, Ohio, Oregon and California. I am a graduate of Crown College (MN) and George Fox Evangelical Seminary (OR). I have also done additional graduate studies in New Testament Studies at the Center for Advanced Theological Studies at Fuller Theological Seminary (CA). I am also a graduate of the College of Prayer. Having served as the Academic Dean and Program Director at Horizon Institute of Los Angeles for several years, I have returned to the pastorate and serve as Pastor of Big Trees Community Bible Church in Arnold, CA.

Forgiven to Forgive (Jan 28)

January 28 Forgiven to Forgive Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 17:10-15 | Exodus 5:22 – 7:24 | Matthew 18:23-19:12 | Proverbs 5:22-23 Today’s Scripture Focus: Matthew 18:23-19:12 “Then the master called the servant in. ‘You wicked servant’, he said, ‘I canceled … Continue reading

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Two or Three (Jan 27)

January 27 Two or Three Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 17:6-9 | Exodus 4:1- 5:21 | Matthew 18:1-22 |  Proverbs 5:15-21 Today’s Scripture Focus: Matthew 18:1-22 “Again, I tell you that if two of you on earth agree about anything you … Continue reading

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Who Am I? (Jan 26)

Who Am I? January 26 Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 17:1-5 | Exodus 2:11-3:22 | Matthew 17:10-27 | Proverbs 5:7-14 Today’s Scripture Focus: Exodus 2-3 But Moses said to God, “Who am I, that I should go to Pharaoh and bring … Continue reading

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God's Purposes (Jan 25)

January 25 God’s Purposes Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 16:7-11 | Genesis 50:1 – Exodus 2:10 | Matthew 16:13-17:9 | Proverbs 5:1-6 Today’s Scripture Focus: Genesis 50 “You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good to accomplish what … Continue reading

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The Blessing (Jan 24)

January 24 The Blessing Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 16:1-6 | Genesis 48:1 – 49:33 | Matthew 15:29-16:12 | Proverbs 4:20-27 Today’s Scripture Focus: Genesis 48:1 – 49:33 “Then Jacob blessed Pharaoh…” (Genesis 47:8, 10 NIV). “Bring them to me so … Continue reading

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Faith That Refuses to Give Up (Jan 23)

January 23  Faith That Refuses to Give Up Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 15:1-5 | Genesis 46:1 – 47:31 | Matthew 15:1-28 | Proverbs 4:14-19 Today’s Scripture Focus: Matthew 15:1-28 “Lord, Son of David, have mercy on me! My daughter is … Continue reading

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The Forgiving Heart (Jan 22)

January 22  The Forgiving Heart Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 14:1-7 | Genesis 44:1 – 45:28 | Matthew 14:13-36 | Proverbs 4:11-13 Today’s Scripture Focus: Genesis 44:1-45:28 “And now, do not be distressed and do not be angry with yourselves for … Continue reading

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