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A New Question, for a New Year

Rather than our resolutions, Jesus asks for a re-commitment of our love to Him. Continue reading

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This Christmas I remember Jesus – Meek and Humble of Heart

Of all the things that are incredible to me about Jesus’ birth there is one that stands out above all others. I’m mystified by the Virgin Birth – how exactly did that happen? I’m in wonder at the way Joseph … Continue reading

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Pastor, who are you voting for?

The subject line is a question, as a Pastor, that I hear often. I get it. People within my circle of influence are confused by our current choices, so they want to know where I stand on the election. To … Continue reading

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The Gender Neutral Bathroom Controversy

I do not often re-post a Blog but Sam Rainer has given some good thoughts on a very timely and controversial issue. While it is entitled, “What Pastors Can Do…” It’s really, in my opinion, helpful for any believer on … Continue reading

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“It’s All About HIM, Not It.”

That subject line was the last line of an apology sent by someone who had walked away from the church I was leading more than a decade ago. What brought on the contrite heart and the statement? To answer that … Continue reading

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The Promise Seen in Darkness

In Genesis 15 we are presented with one of the more remarkable if not mysterious interchanges between a man and God.  In this case it is Abram (later named Abraham) and the way he receives the promise from God that … Continue reading

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Two Partings

I have been studying the life of Moses and came to that very familiar story of The Parting of the Red Sea. “Moses stretched out his hand over the sea, and all that night the Lord drove the sea back with a strong east … Continue reading

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The Real Problem – the “S” word

How many times have you heard a statement like this recently? “Our culture’s values are on a downward slide like never before.” “Our country has lost all it’s moral bearings.” “Political correctness has replaced right and wrong.” I’ve heard those … Continue reading

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Castaway on Mars (With a heaping helping of MacGyver)

Mark Watney is stranded on Mars. He was left by accident because of an accident that made everyone think he was dead. Left to his own devices he must somehow stay alive because that’s what our survival instincts tell us … Continue reading

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In due time…

On June 29 I preached a message entitled, “Expressing Conviction in a Tolerant World.” We used the story of Daniel and the 3 amigo’s (Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego) to talk about several things. Several of those brought comments to my … Continue reading

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