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running … and finishing the race …

When I was in high school, I ran cross country each fall. Some of our races were run on ¼ mile tracks while many were run on cross country courses … most all were at a distance of around 2 … Continue reading

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being of THE truth

The world would have us all believe that it and it alone defines truth … a truth laced with self-serving, not societal serving or God honoring, morality based on an embrace of naturalism that glories in the outcomes of pragmatism … Continue reading

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the battle to define ekklesia

At a very young age, we begin to shape our children’s understanding of the word church. Perhaps you are familiar with this children’s finger rhyme … Here is the church and This is the steeple Open the doors and See … Continue reading

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neglecting church history

The vast majority of church-goers today understand very little about biblical history much less church history … that is the history of the church recorded since the New Testament through the present day. Many people read the New Testament and … Continue reading

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seeking benefits or the Benefactor?

First off let me issue a little rant warning … seeing the following on a church sign makes my blood boil … FREE TICKET TO HEAVEN – SEE INSIDE FOR DETAILS I mean seriously … Is that what we have … Continue reading

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speak no blood, hear no blood, see no salvation!

In some churches and denominations today; pastors, teachers and authors go to great length never to mention the blood of Jesus. IMHO that is somewhat ironic considering that this generation of entertainment consumers are reading and watching more violent and … Continue reading

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a son’s lament

This is a brief tale about the impact of false teaching in the church … As a child growing up, the boy never remembered his father joining the family at church unless it was some sort of special event … … Continue reading

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