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Character of Faith: Jonah (Sermon)

Jonah’s disobedience has led him from depression to despair. He’s ready to die rather than follow God. Now we all know God could have sent a bolt of lightning to strike Jonah for his disobedience. He could have let Jonah […]

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We Are Infatuated with Laziness

In the past, we were always known as hard-working people. In our modern context we’ve become entitled and lazy people. Why work hard when things are handed to us on a silver platter? We’ve become lazy and we are infatuated […]

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Grace on the Ground (Sermon)

While we might think that God’s grace is super-abundant in that we could have more than we would ever need or want, we act like it will run out, that there won’t be enough. Much like the Christmas cookies or […]

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Maybe We Got Grace Wrong

It doesn’t matter what version of Christianity you believe in or what denomination you subscribe to. Grace is an important issue to the Christian community. We talk a lot about grace. We insist on how we need to give each […]

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Ten Things We Lack that Threaten Us

It is so easy to assume that we “attend” church on a Sunday morning. But let’s remember the timeless truth that we are the church. The church is a group of Christ-followers in one particular area. In some ways you […]

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Esteem for Self or for God?

So there’s this event record in the Gospels where Jesus takes Peter, James and John up on the mountain side for a week where they see Jesus transformed into His glorified-heavenly body (which we call the “transfiguration”). Then they get […]

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Why do we seek the living among the dead?

Today we celebrate Resurrection Sunday. We might call it “Easter” and some might focus on spring, bunnies and brightly colored eggs. But today is all about the the resurrection of Jesus. Yes, a guy from Nazareth who lived in Galilee […]

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Digging into God’s Word Part Four

When I was in school one of my least favorite subjects was math. As a kid, I didn’t understand the value in learning how to add numbers together or understanding multiplication tables. As I got older the application of the […]

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Digging into God’s Word Part Three

One of the most important tools that I use when reading God’s Word is some highlighters and a pen to underline verses and various portions of passages in my Bible. Now highlighting your Bible is not something that you’ll read […]

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Digging Into God’s Word Part Two

When studying the Bible, it’s really easy to crack open a commentary to get the explanation of what a passage means or how it applies to our lives. However, when you’re digging into God’s Word you will get so much […]

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