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Not by might nor by power (a meditation)

We all face times of discouragement, times where we think the obstacles around us are insurmountable. The people and leaders of Judah felt that, too. Imagine the scene: for 70 years the people had lived in a foreign land under pagan rule. Their capitol city had been long ago destroyed. The temple of their God… Continue reading Not by might nor by power (a meditation)

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Sunday 10.23.16 (no guilt in life)

This Sunday we'll take a look at Zechariah 3 and see how through Jesus, we don't have to live life with crippling guilt, for he has saved us, cleansed us, and made us new! Hope to see you there. We will not have evening services this Sunday. Sunday Schedule @945 Small Groups / Sunday School… Continue reading Sunday 10.23.16 (no guilt in life)

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The Delight of God (a meditation)

For the Lord your God is living among you. He is a mighty savior. He will take delight in you with gladness. With his love, he will calm all your fears. He will rejoice over you with joyful song. ~Zephaniah 3:17 (NLT) God delights in his people. Let that thought sink in. It is sometimes… Continue reading The Delight of God (a meditation)

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Sunday 10.16.16 (live by faith)

This Sunday we'll take a look at Habakkuk 2:2-4 and what it means for the righteous to live by faith. Then on Sunday evening we'll continue our video study A Global Gospel on the topics of conversion and evangelism. We hope to see you there! Schedule @945 Small Groups / Sunday School for all ages… Continue reading Sunday 10.16.16 (live by faith)

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Battling Idols (a meditation)

What profit is an idol when its maker has shaped it, a metal image, a teacher of lies? For its maker trusts in his own creation when he makes speechless idols! ~Habakkuk 2:18. Idolatry is the rejection of the True and Living God, replacing him with false gods. In some cultures throughout the history of… Continue reading Battling Idols (a meditation)

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What does the Lord require? (a meditation)

He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God? ~Micah 6:8 Rituals. We have all kinds. Some will paint their faces or wear certain clothes when going to a ball game. Some… Continue reading What does the Lord require? (a meditation)

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Sunday 10.02.16 (Mt. Zion)

This Sunday we'll take a look at Micah 4:1-7 and see what God has promised about the future and his glory upon Mt. Zion, and what that means for us today. Then on Sunday Evening we'll start a video series on missions and evangelism called "A Global Gospel in a World or Religions"--the "Secret Church… Continue reading Sunday 10.02.16 (Mt. Zion)

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Look to the past to fuel your future (a meditation)

Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith… ~Hebrews 12:1-2 “The dead still speak.” Those… Continue reading Look to the past to fuel your future (a meditation)

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Sunday 09.25.16 (testimonies, precepts, and statutes)

This Sunday we'll take a look at Psalm 119 and see what God says about his own word and how his word impacts our lives. Then on Sunday evening we will be in our final session of our I Will study through the book by Thom Rainer. We hope to see you there! Schedule @945… Continue reading Sunday 09.25.16 (testimonies, precepts, and statutes)

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Rejoice today (a meditation)

This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it. ~ Psalm 118:24 Some days seem good, others seem bad. Some days we don’t want to end, others we can’t wait for them to be over. Good days, bad days, rough days, easy days—through them all, God commands… Continue reading Rejoice today (a meditation)