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Shepherds in Training

John 10:1 (Jesus speaking) “Very truly I tell you Pharisees, anyone who does not enter the sheep pen by the gate, but climbs in by some other way, is a thief and a robber. 2 The one who enters by the gate is the shepherd of the sheep. 3 The gatekeeper opens the gate for…

God Can Use Knuckleheads

Acts 4:13 When they (the Sanhedrin) saw the courage of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished and they took note that these men had been with Jesus. 14 But since they could see the man who had been healed standing there with them, there was nothing they…

A Grateful Church

Philippians 4:5  Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. 6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. 7 And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

His Purpose …. Our Joy

Romans 12:1 Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God—this is your true and proper worship. 2 Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will…

A Starting Point

Sometimes when we have something really big to do, it’s hard to figure out where to begin. So I have many things on my “to do” list that I haven’t started. Pretty soon, I look beside me and see a mountain of things that I need to do… I look behind me and see no…

Describing the Church

If you would describe the church as a place, you’re missing something wonderful. I can’t imagine ever wanting to go to church if that is all the church is. The church is a devoted and motivated group of people who are seeking to be like Jesus as individuals and as a group.

Last week we…

The Reality of His Vision

Disney Land and Disney World began in the mind of Walt Disney. There wasn’t a grain of sand, a 2×4, a monorail track, or a steel girder. But that vision was already “real” for Mr. Disney before it was even drawn on paper. It was drawn-in-detail in his mind and the desire of his heart…