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Everyday Missionaries

As Jesus was getting into the boat, the man who had been demon-possessed begged him earnestly that he might remain with him. Jesus did not let him but told him, “Go home to your own people and report to them how much the Lord has done for you and how he has had mercy on… Continue reading Everyday Missionaries

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The Seed and the Soils

Jesus said, “Listen! Consider the sower who went out to sow. As he sowed, some seed fell along the path, and their birds came and devoured it. Other seed fell on rocky ground where it didn’t have much soil and it grew up quickly, since the soil wasn’t deep. When the sun came up, it… Continue reading The Seed and the Soils

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Jesus, Friend to Sinners

Jesus said to them, “Those who are well have no need of a physician, but those who are sick. I came not to call the righteous, but sinners.” ~ Mark 2:17 (ESV) While Jesus was traveling with a crowd, teaching them on the way, he came across the tax booth of a man named Levi… Continue reading Jesus, Friend to Sinners

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Fishers of Men

Passing alongside the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew the brother of Simon casting a net into the sea, for they were fishermen. And Jesus said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you become fishers of men.” ~ Mark 1:16-17 (ESV) As Jesus sat out on his ministry, he called different… Continue reading Fishers of Men

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Sunday 02.05.17 (the church and her witness)

This Sunday, we will conclude our short journey through the book of Titus by looking at the church and her witness (2:15-3:15). Then on Sunday night, we continue our study of the attributes of God, seeing how God is incomprehensible--knowable in what he's revealed to us, but not fully known by limited beings. We hope… Continue reading Sunday 02.05.17 (the church and her witness)

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Speak Out! (a meditation)

Has the Lord redeemed you? Then speak out! ~Psalm 107:2 (NLT) Almost everybody loves to hear a good story. Even better if the story gives us hope that people or things or situations can change. We crave that light in the darkness which points toward better days. God intends his people to be such storytellers.… Continue reading Speak Out! (a meditation)

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Good Reads 06.07.16 (on: discipleship, parenting, changing the world, and more!)

Here is a collection of good reads gathered from across the internet this past week. Enjoy! On discipleship: 4 Ways to Make Disciples by Mark Dever Jesus taught his disciples to live in view not of today or tomorrow, but eternity. We try to help others follow Jesus; we do deliberate spiritual good; we pray… Continue reading Good Reads 06.07.16 (on: discipleship, parenting, changing the world, and more!)

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Good Reads 06.01.16 (on: work and mission, the church and the younger generation, and more!)

Here is a collection of good reads gathered from across the internet this past week. Enjoy! On living for Christ through your work: Labor for Christ in the Workplace by Matt Moore As I grew to understand that God laid claim on my entire life and desired to redeem every area for his glory and… Continue reading Good Reads 06.01.16 (on: work and mission, the church and the younger generation, and more!)

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All Things to All People (a meditation)

We live in a world where it is easy for us to fall under the sway of the seemingly all-demanding “I”. It’s been like that ever since Genesis 3 where Satan lured Eve into eating from the forbidden tree by speaking words exalting personal autonomy: You will be like God (Genesis 3:5). When we come… Continue reading All Things to All People (a meditation)