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Relationships

Bible passages to know: Psalm 23:6; Romans 12:9-10; Ephesians 5:15-21; Colossians 1:9-14   “Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good. Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves.” Romans 12:9-10 … Continue reading

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Does God want us Healthy and Rich?

What happens when we are thinking and living without faith, with only our own perceptions and presumptions in view? When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not … Continue reading

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God’s love must be our model for life

During the 17th century, Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of England, sentenced a soldier to be shot for his crimes. The execution was to take place at the ringing of the evening curfew bell. However, the bell did not sound. The … Continue reading

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What Does it Mean that God is Love? PII

God’s Love is Defining  Apr. 9  John 13:34-35; The distinguishing characteristic of Christ’s followers, Our standard is Christ’s love for us.  (cf.); John 3:23; 4:7-8, 11-12, 19-21). Lev 19:18; Mt 22:37-39; Mk 12:30-31; Lk 10:27  John 15:12-17: Christ’s love was not … Continue reading

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What Does it Mean that God is Love?

John 3:16; Romans 5:5-11; 1 Corinthians 13:1-8; 1 John 4: 7-12  For Network The answer to this is quite simple yet so complicated. It is simple in that God plainly and clearly tells us what Love is. In these descriptions … Continue reading

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Developing a Purpose

(Sermon 080110 Church of the Foothills) (Psalm 57; 138:7-8; Prov. 19:21; John 15; Romans 8; 12:1-3; Phil. 2:1-18) Psalm 57:1-2  1 Have mercy on me, O God, have mercy on me, for in you my soul takes refuge. I will … Continue reading

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God Really does have a Purpose behind your Problems!

God is our refuge and strength!   As a pastor I hear this lament all of the time, sometimes it even comes from my own lips, “Why doesn’t God help me in my troubles?” This is a legitimate question to ask. … Continue reading

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