Monthly Archives: November 2017

Show and Tell

“Meanwhile a large crowd of Jews found out that Jesus was there and came, not only because of him but also to see Lazarus, whom he had raised from the dead.” John 12:9 Dr. Fred Craddock, a renowned homiletics professor … Continue reading

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A Pile of Rocks

Those twelve stones, which they had taken out of the Jordan, Joshua set up in Gilgal, saying to the Israelites, “When your children ask their parents in time to come, ‘What do these stones mean?’ then you shall let your … Continue reading

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Pick Your Battles

A dispute also arose among them, as to which of them was to be regarded as the greatest. Luke 22:24 Most of the time most pastors get along well. Even if they come from different denominations, they still extend to … Continue reading

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We Need the Eggs

“When Jesus saw him lying there and knew that he had been there a long time, he said to him, ‘Do you want to be healed?’” John 5:6 Perhaps you’ve heard the story about the man whose brother-in-law believed himself … Continue reading

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Pushing the YES Buttton

For Jesus Christ was not “yes” and “no” but in him it has always been “yes”! 2 Corinthians 1:19 Sitting on the old man pews at Wally World the other day I had this weird thought: after all my groceries … Continue reading

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Love One Another

By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another. John 13:35 One day, a man was walking across a bridge and saw another man standing on the edge, about to jump … Continue reading

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Voicemail in Heaven

“I love the Lord, for he heard my voice; he heard my cry for mercy. Because he turned his ear to me, I will call on him as long as I live” (Psalm 116:1–2 NIV). What if God ran heaven … Continue reading

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Eleven Special Words

“The old life is gone; a new life burgeons! Look at it! All this comes from the God who settled the relationship between us and him, and then called us to settle our relationships with each other.” Excerpt from 2 … Continue reading

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“If only your children will take heed to walk before me as you have walked before me.” Excerpt from l Kings 8:22-30 In preparing for worship and sermons I like to read what other ministers are doing. Sometimes I will … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Proclamation

By the President of the United States of America. A Proclamation. The year that is drawing towards its close, has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies. To these bounties, which are so constantly enjoyed that … Continue reading

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