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THINKING OUT LOUD – About The Church

The Church – is God’s people gathered together God’s people – born again believers / disciples The Church – is empowered to be a witness Acts 1:8 … “you shall receive power and be My witnesses…” The Church – is here to complete the task Jesus began Luke 19:10; Matthew 28:19-20 The Church – is […]

Revelations Not Resolutions

We are approaching the start of a new year…. It seems to me that time is moving more quickly than it ever has before Or, that I am simply moving a little slower than I use to Maybe it is that time sure does fly when you are having fun… But then life is not […]

SEEING GOD CLEARLY

The purpose of the birth of Jesus – a birth that we celebrate each year at Christmas time – is to reveal God to us in His fullness Yes, His birth brought us: Salvation – a personal relationship with God Healing – of the separation between humankind and the Creator Freedom – from sin and […]

The Line in Time

If you have been watching the news… If you have been chatting with people…. You are well aware of the fact that people are finding the Christmas season has become a time when people are emotionally exhausted and seriously spread too thin The additional activities and events added to an already very busy life The […]

THINKING OUT LOUD – About The Church

The Church – is God’s people gathered together God’s people – born again believers / disciples The Church – is empowered to be a witness Acts 1:8 … “you shall receive power and be My witnesses…” The Church – is here to complete the task Jesus began Luke 19:10; Matthew 28:19-20 The Church – is […]

A Daring Adventure

Part One – Follow the Holy Spirit Helen Keller who was born in 1880 both deaf and blind was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deaf-blind person to earn a bachelor of arts degree. She was made famous by the movie “The Miracle Worker” She wrote: “Life is either a […]

The Church – Organic or Institutional

I can’t remember how often I have said, “The Church is an organism and not an organization. Yet, although we are an organism, we can still have some structure and organization as needed.” When a baby is conceived there is no structure – just life. And, it is the lift that is important and eternal. […]

Personal Reflections – The Church

God, our heavenly Father is after a people who live for one purpose – His ultimate passion. These are people of faith who do not feel that they are special or elite in any sense. They understand that without Jesus they are nothing and can accomplish nothing of any eternal significance. However, these people do […]