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How Can I Keep Christ First?

If Satan can get us distracted – from serving our families and keeping them involved in church work, from being involved ourselves, from trying to share the Gospel with others – then he has won a battle. He may even … Continue reading

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The distinctiveness of Christians

The distinctiveness of Christians in a world that tries to mold us into its pattern of conformity is that we walk by a different rule. We do not walk by the rule that “might makes right.” We do not walk … Continue reading

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Sermons on Islam

“Alien Gods on American Turn” (1990 book title) 1) Heb. 1:1-9 which will be read now – READ 2) In Mt. 28:18 the Lord said He had received “all authority” in heaven as well as on earth. 3) John (Rev. … Continue reading

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A Privilege of Christian Loyalty

If we are “in Christ,” we are a child of God (Ephesians 1:5-7). Do you realize what a grand privilege that is? To be a child of One who has all power, as well as the Author of eternal life … Continue reading

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What it is like to be a preacher

Preaching & John Grisham A John Grisham novel has roughly 100,000 words in it. I’m not sure how frequently he puts out a new novel but I surmise it’s about every other year. It takes time to do the research … Continue reading

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The Nation of Israel Today

Many people believe the Jews will one day convert in mass to Jesus Christ and such will be a sign of the second coming of Christ. So, let’s take a look at what the Scriptures teach about Israel, especially on … Continue reading

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How often to have communion?

Sermon: “As Often As Ye Eat This Bread” Text: Acts 20:1-7 Aim: to explain why we observe the Lord’s Supper each Sunday. Thesis: to understand the importance of the weekly observation of Communion we do not look at a particular … Continue reading

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How to have a strong church

Strong churches versus weak churches SCRIPTURE READING MT. 7:24-27 (THIS VERSE TIES IN NICELY WITH MT. 16:18). 1) An important contrast is suggested in Mt. 16:18. 2) This contrast is between what is strong and what is weak; it is … Continue reading

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The conversion of Saul of Tarsus

*****This will be the last article till 9/23***** From Sinner to Saint – 1 Timothy 1.12-17 A little girl was shopping with her mom. She was impressed by the automatic doors. When she came close to the grocery store, she … Continue reading

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Baltimore Ravens Ray Rice

Spouse Abuse and Implicit Laws The Baltimore Ravens fired Ray Rice, their running back. Ray was a second-round draft pick back in 2008 out of Rutgers. The NFL also gave him an indefinite suspension when new video surfaced from an … Continue reading

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