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People today don’t need Jesus

People today don’t need Jesus. Or at least they think they don’t. We ponder how we can possibly reach “good” people with the gospel which illuminates their “not so goodness” and need for assistance. For the ones who are content…

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Is the “good news” (gospel)…

Is the “good news” (gospel) still “good” news or do we no longer need a message of goodness and hope? We shouldn’t be surprised because scripture is clear when it declares “the message of the cross is foolishness to those…

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Have you noticed a tendency…

Have you noticed a tendency in many older people is that they are looking back at life and not looking forward? This appears to be an indicator that they see the significance of their lives and perhaps the “best days”…

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Christianity complicates a life

Christianity complicates a life. Making the decision to take on a life of faith and seriously pursuing it will most certainly be more than the initiate bargained for. It doesn’t matter if your life of faith began at a church…

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If you were around in 1855…

If you were around in 1855 you might have heard the hymn “What a Friend We Have in Jesus.” People still sing it today. Carol King in 1971 wrote and sang “You’ve Got a Friend.” James Taylor also put that…

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Are you skeptical of God’s goodness?

Are you skeptical of God’s goodness? Most people are, at least sometimes. We all have our scripts as to how we want to see our lives work out: our kid’s happy and marrying well; having enough resources to live on…

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Is Truth Dead?

That’s what the recent cover of Time Magazine asks. Time magazine reached back to 1966 in form and color when they posed the question “Is God Dead?” While God may still be “dead” or a non-issue to many people today,…

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