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4 Minute Daily Devotions: Better Things

Hebrews 6: 9   Even though we speak like this, dear friends, we are confident of better things in your case-things that accompany salvation. For the first time in its history, our church at Erin is undergoing a $1 million … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: A Great Granda

My grandfather was a fireman in World War 2 in Britain. After working in a bombed out area, and seeing all of the devastation, he realized that his family meant everything to him. A short reflection based upon 1 Thessalonians … Continue reading

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Only in America: Church Holds $500 Gas Card Raffle

SNELLVILLE, Ga. – Praise the Lord and pass the petrol.   The First Baptist Church in Snellville, Ga., is fuelling its membership drive with a sign in front of its sprawling campus proclaiming “Free Gasoline.”   There’s a catch, of … Continue reading

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Church Growth ideas: Eldership

Podcast version here  Revelation 4:10,11a   “the twenty-four elders fall down before him who sits on the throne, and worship him who lives for ever and ever. They lay their crowns before the throne and say: “You are worthy, our … Continue reading

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Church Growth Ideas: What God wants, He gets

Using Hebrews 13:20,21 as a key text in developing a mission statement for a church. How to depend upon God for equipping the church with everything good to accomplish His will. Podcast version here Hebrews 13:20,21       May the God of … Continue reading

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Sunday Sermon: Where Do We Grow from Here?

Where Do We Grow from Here? Ephesians 6:24    Grace to all who love our Lord Jesus Christ with an undying love. We have come to the end of a five month journey that we began way back in June. … Continue reading

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Working in Us : Letting go and letting God

Audio version here Hebrews 13:21 (May God) equip you with everything good for doing his will, and may He work in us what is pleasing to Him, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen.   … Continue reading

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