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Government is Not God, and the Church IS Essential

Christian Pastors are threatened for holding church services while Bibles and American flags are burned in our streets; athletes who stand for the National Anthem at sporting events are now considered courageous while kneeling in protest is practically expected. Pro-life protesters are arrested outside an abortion clinic for writing “Black Pre-born Lives Matter” in chalk […]

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Strong Biblical Preaching: Early Church Examples

There are many things we can learn from the New Testament about the development of the early church and the spread of Christianity. In the Book of Acts, we read about the impact of the first missionaries at a time when travel was tedious and even dangerous. We find descriptions of the preaching and methods […]

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Biblical Worldview: Racism, Chaos, Division & Redemption

Last weekend as cities in America were burned and vandalized, the Lincoln Memorial was defaced with graffiti. The national monument honors Abraham Lincoln, who resided as president during the Civil War, a bloody battle fought over slavery and the treatment of black Americans. It was at this same spot Martin Luther King, Jr. spoke to […]

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The Historic Impact of Jesus’ Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem

Today, we’re going to look at historical events that changed the hearts of men who were eyewitnesses of Jesus, who then changed the world. These written accounts found in Scripture could be referred to as “Impact Events.” I submit to you that the resurrection of Jesus Christ, His ascending up into heaven before their very […]

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God or Government? Media Stoking Fear, Coronavirus Chaos

Things are getting crazy out there, and if you listen to the media, we may be close to the end of the world! How should we respond to the threat of the coronavirus and public overreactions? Do you know how many times in the Bible it says not to be afraid? Over three hundred times! […]

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The Day of the Lord, His Judgments and Promises; 2 Peter 3

Fulfilled Bible prophecy is one factor that reinforces the certainty of the last days and God’s promises. There are over 330 distinct Old Testament prophecies regarding the Messiah that Jesus fulfilled perfectly. We had better pay attention to His warnings of judgment and live with a sense of urgency. 2 Peter 3:1-2 – Beloved, I […]

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Contending for the True, Biblical Faith: Jude Sermon

The book of Jude is yet another warning for today’s Christian church. We must know the truth and learn from biblical history! Deceivers and false teachers have infiltrated the ranks and are leading many astray. Early church leaders were concerned about false teachings and rightly so. There’s nothing new under the sun as today, many […]

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