Category Archives: Church

Amazing Witness

A member of our fellowship died unexpectedly this past Friday. Patti was a deacon’s wife, the leader of the Parents Day Out program, a regular cook at Wednesday night meals, the 2nd grade Sunday School teacher, and a mother whose youngest … Continue reading

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Church in Us

My seven-year-old girl Jessi has a way of saying some of the most profound things and when she does I can only think of the words of scripture, “out of the mouth of babes.” (Psalm 8:2, Matthew 21:16) The latest … Continue reading

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Hell Is Real

Much conversation has occurred within the church recently about the increasing number of people who believe that hell is not real. I’ve actually known a couple of people in the past, who were professing Christians and who were perhaps sincere, … Continue reading

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God’s Wrath

We hear a lot about grace these days and well we should. If it were not for grace there would be no hope for any of us. But whatever happened to God’s wrath? In days gone by it is said … Continue reading

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My Problem

A title like this gets those who don’t like you to think that it’s about time you came clean, and it gets those who do like you to think that perhaps you only have one problem. Well, I hope there … Continue reading

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Dating Jesus

Many professing Christians are great at dating Jesus. The favorite times for these dates seem to be Sunday mornings, Sunday nights and Wednesday nights although some prefer to skip Sunday nights. There are also a few who prefer Saturdays over … Continue reading

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Led by the Committee

It has become apparent that many sincere, dedicated believers within certain parts of the Body of Christ think that not much can be accomplished these days without the aid and assistance of a committee. And far be it from anyone … Continue reading

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Disciples of Church

Why is so much emphasis placed upon church service attendance? Ask almost anyone in America about their Christian faith and they will immediately begin telling you about where they attend Sunday morning. Ask them how long they have been a Christian and they … Continue reading

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Lift Up Christ

What is the world-wide church lifting up? What is the church in America lifting up? What is the church in your city lifting up? What is your local church fellowship lifting up? What are you lifting up? We may not … Continue reading

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Devotional Reading

When it comes to devotional reading, a Christian is often unwittingly bound by the books of his or her current day and his or her current denominational sect within the church. This occurs for two reasons: 1) All one hears … Continue reading

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