Love One Another | National Day of Prayer 2019

The National Day of Prayer is tomorrow, Thursday, May 2nd. This year’s theme is “Love One Another.” That’s certainly something we can stand to do more of during this uber -vitriolic time marked with acts of agonizing violence. During stormy seasons when everything seems to be coming apart at the seams, it’s good to remind […]

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Why Do I Pray “In Jesus’ Name” ?

Have you ever wondered why Christians pray “in Jesus’ name”? Awhile back, a friend of mine and I attended a luncheon bringing together people from different faiths to explore working together for the greater good of the community. The spacious banquet room was filled with about sixty representatives from every faith you could imagine. Naturally, […]

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Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is our acknowledgement of the blessings and gifts we have received over the course of the past year. Scripture denotes the importance of giving thanks to God for all his multitude of blessings and  wondrous works, recognizing our dependence on him and gratitude to him.       Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make […]

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Hey Jude: Truth Remains

The Epistle of Jude is a letter written in the latter third of the First century to a remnant of believers struggling to steward the faith and retain the orthodoxy of the Apostles’ teachings as they faced living life in a challenging world and troublesome times. Jude, the half-brother of Jesus Christ, is considered by most […]

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