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September 1 - Let God Do It

John 9:1-23; 2 Chronicles 6; Malachi 2:17-3:18

There are always “those” kind of people. They find something to criticize in any situation. One example given before was the aunt who looked at a lavish Thanksgiving spread with three main courses, ten different sides, six different salads and all kinds of deserts and sniffed, “What? 500 more words

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A godly home is marked by...

I came across a thought provoking article by Jen Thorn @ For The Family. I hope it doesn’t only provoke thoughts though… Maybe a little action too! 136 more words

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Get It Over With Sunday

I regularly remind my congregation that when you do 52 worship services a year, some are just going to stink.  There is no avoiding it nor is there any picking or planning which ones they are going to be.   805 more words

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August 30 - The Slavery of Sin

John 8:21-47; 2 Chronicles 2:17-5:1; Malachi 1:1-2:9

How do you free people who don’t realize that they’re enslaved? Oh, sure, there are people who are obviously enslaved even today and if we can find a way to free them, we would. 428 more words

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August 29 - Judgment - Not Condemnation

John 8:1-20; 2 Chronicles 1:1-2:16; Zechariah 14

It’s a story everyone knows. A woman caught in adultery is brought before Jesus and by the time Jesus is finished, all the accusers slink away and the woman goes away unjudged and redeemed. 401 more words

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Overcoming Moral Therapeutic Deism

It should be of no secret to the 5 of you following this blog that I have spent the last few weeks studying, thinking and writing about why we bother with Sunday morning worship services.   942 more words

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Let my heart be where my treasure is

Here at home, dad and I are going through a transition stage together. I’m moving from fresh graduate to the working world, and dad is retiring soon. 222 more words