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Scriptures and Prayers for Uncertain Times

A reminder of God's greatness: Say among the nations: "The Lord reigns. The world is firmly established; it cannot be shaken. He judges the peoples fairly." Let the heavens be glad and the earth rejoice; let the sea and all that fills it resound. ~ Psalm 96:10-11 Father, you are the great, awesome, and mighty… Continue reading Scriptures and Prayers for Uncertain Times

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Upcoming Sermon Series

In a recent church survey, we asked if there were any particular sermon topics people would be interested in hearing. We received back quite a few topics that Pastor Mike is planning to use to finish out 2018 once we wrap up our journey through Exodus at the end of this month. Unfortunately, there's not… Continue reading Upcoming Sermon Series

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Good Reads 06.07.18 (on: life satisfaction, identity, and more!)

Here is a collection of good reads gathered from across the internet this past week. Enjoy! On being a father: When Your Son Needs Fatherly Approval by David McLemore I know too few men who feel the approval of their fathers. They grow up wondering if they’re pleasing to him. For some, that uncertainty results… Continue reading Good Reads 06.07.18 (on: life satisfaction, identity, and more!)

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Sunday 05.21.17 (living to die well)

This Sunday in our study through Ecclesiastes, we'll take a look at 3:16-4:3 and how we learn to live well so one day we might die well. Then on Sunday evening, we'll have a special "ask anything" session--come ready with questions about the Bible, theology, and faith and we will do our best to answer… Continue reading Sunday 05.21.17 (living to die well)

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Good Reads 05.17.17 (on Christian living, prayer, and more!)

Here is a collection of good reads gathered from across the internet this past week. Enjoy! On our dreams vs. our reality: Embrace the Life You Have by Vaneetha Rendall Risner Finally, I am called to embrace the life I have. Embrace it as I would a beloved friend. Wholeheartedly. With joyful acceptance, not grudging… Continue reading Good Reads 05.17.17 (on Christian living, prayer, and more!)

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Good Reads 04.19.17 (on: hope, marriage, and manhood)

Here is a collection of good reads gathered from across the internet this past week. Enjoy! On hope and the Christian life: What Christianity Offers by David McLemore We understand this desire, though, don’t we? Don’t most people want to live a long time? But isn’t the kind of life you live more important that just living?… Continue reading Good Reads 04.19.17 (on: hope, marriage, and manhood)

Daily Philippians, devotionals, Uncategorized

Trash Heap Lives

Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake I have suffered the loss of all things and count them as rubbish, in order that I may gain Christ and be found in him, not having a righteousness of my own that comes from… Continue reading Trash Heap Lives

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Good Reads 03.01.17 (on: life’s purpose, grace, and more!)

Here is a collection of good reads gathered from across the internet this past week. Enjoy! On our purpose in life: Bring Order from Chaos by Tim Challies But the preaching and receiving of the gospel is not the whole commission. Those who believe must also be trained to obey. They enter the Christian life… Continue reading Good Reads 03.01.17 (on: life’s purpose, grace, and more!)

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A Gospel-Worthy Manner of Life

Only let your manner of life be worthy of the gospel of Christ, so that whether I come and see you or am absent, I may hear of you that you are standing firm in one spirit, with one mind striving side by side for the faith of the gospel, and not frightened in anything… Continue reading A Gospel-Worthy Manner of Life

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The Better Choice

If I am to live in the flesh, that means fruitful labor for me. Yet which I shall choose I cannot tell. I am hard pressed between the two. My desire is to depart and be with Christ, for that is far better. But to remain in the flesh is more necessary on your account.… Continue reading The Better Choice