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past-present-future

God’s Got it All Covered – Past, Present, and Future!

What can we learn from this past year and how can we be prepared for more faith-testing, uncertain days ahead? I believe one step we can take is to commit to God’s Word, and be rooted and grounded in the truth. Two weeks ago on December 19, we examined the humanity and full deity of […]

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early church preaching

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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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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discipline

Discipline of the Mind and Devotion

The human mind is powerful and God intended for us to use it for His purposes. But in our high tech, instant everything, ADHD, IPhone society, we’re often too busy, distracted, and self-discipline is either fleeting or resisted. If this is the case, our spiritual lives are out of balance. Remember: No discipline, no discipleship. […]

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Jesus Enters Jerusalem on Prophetic Mission (Matthew 21)

The final week of Jesus’ life and ministry on earth began with celebration, jubilation, and triumph. But it wouldn’t last – because it was not what the people expected. The crowd shouting “Hosanna!” would cry out, “Crucify Him” just five days later. They must have believed that Jesus came to assert His royal authority and […]

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who is Jesus

Was Jesus a Liar, a Lunatic, or is He Lord and God?

Just for a few minutes, let’s set aside debates and arguments about things like politics, gender, abortion, evolution, same-sex marriage, and religious freedom – to name a few. What really matters? Everything in life hinges on whether or not Jesus is God. Think about it. We know He existed historically – but what’s the final […]

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