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What If? (sermon 3/1/15)

Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?” And they answered him, “John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; and still others, one of the prophets.” He asked them, “But who do you say that I am?” Peter answered him, “You are the Messiah.” And he sternly ordered them not to tell anyone about him. 1,830 more words

The Church Suffers from Warnings of Harvard Founder Unheeded!

Did you know Harvard was founded by a Puritan? What happened to the institution created to Glorify God? Hundreds of years later, the seminary at Harvard was instrumental in rejecting the supreme authority of God’s Word and it’s spiritual inerrancy, infallibility, and sufficiency, opening the door to the apostate liberal churches of today. 241 more words


proud of my church and its witness to Jesus

 I remember your genuine faith, for you share the faith that first filled your grandmother Lois and your mother, Eunice. And I know that same faith continues strong in you.

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The Church

Where is the Exercise Today?

The Question:

I would like to raise a matter for discussion. In the Reformation Societies handout given away by members of the Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals there are a couple of articles about the practice known as “the Exercise.” For many this practice is a foreign concept. 1,818 more words


God's Mischief: Reflections on a Soul Friend

On a brisk fall day in November 2012, I sat in the Fresno State library with my usual items: a book and cup of coffee. I found myself distracted, however, as I nervously pondered the meeting that I had scheduled in the next few hours. 809 more words

Abandonment Issues and Priorities

Hi, Gang!

Sorry about that. I so admire people who can teach a class and blog at the same time. I’m not one of them, evidently. 141 more words


Not Lady Gaga: A Medley of Thoughts "Climbing Every Mountain"

I know I wasn’t the only Mennonite girl whose very first movie seen in a theater was The Sound of Music. No Saturday afternoons watching comics and westerns for this child of the 50s, no way. 1,174 more words

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