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21st Century Christ

A modern stained glass church window… I think it says it all….

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4 Minute devotions: Christian Candy

I feel so guilty. I ate a whole giant bar of chocolate the other night. I should have left some for my family, but I wanted all of it for myself. I even felt a bit nauseated before I finished … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Escaping Envy

Psalm 73:25 Whom have I in heaven but you? And earth has nothing I desire besides you.   Psalm 73 is one of my favorite psalms. It deals with jealousy and envy. The writer feels that he is losing out … Continue reading

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Sunday Sermon: Temptation of Christ

Matthew 4: 1- 11 – Facing the Enemy 4 Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.’” I know what it’s like to live on … Continue reading

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Daily Devotions: Ambitions

Sometimes our ambition to succeed can become an idolatrous monster to feed. I have never really been comfortable around ambitious pastors. I’m of the old school that believes if you want a bigger church to lead, then grow the one … Continue reading

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