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More Than Words

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When I was younger I hated the phrase “You can talk the talk, but can you walk the walk?”. Usually it was some adult figure saying it to me and I didn’t want to hear it. We  have all observed a time where someone said they could do something, but when it came time to prove it they […]

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Adventure

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Ministers throughout the land preach about the blessings of God and that is good. However, I have also found our faith to befall of adventure. Let me elaborate… In Matthew 28:19, Jesus launches the Great Commission: “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and […]

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Peace On Earth

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As seasons are changing and the holidays are drawing near, I think of the greeting we often see in Christmas cards -“Peace on earth”. Where did that come from? Can we really have peace on the earth? Luke 2:14 says “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, goodwill toward men”. That’s a […]

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Bucks, Bumps, & Bargains

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God has always wanted to bless His people. His blessings are not always financial in nature, but they don’t exclude the realm of finances either. In Matthew 5:3 Jesus states, “Blessed are the poor in spirit” which points out the fact that we can be rich or poor in different areas and still be blessed. […]

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Called To Serve

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Have you ever wondered about Christian service? Our greatest example, Jesus, can shed some light into the subject. Mark 10:45 says, For even the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many. Jesus came to serve and to give his life–in other […]

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