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WHAT DOES GOD ASK OF YOU? By Paul David Tripp

• July 5, 2017

Have you ever tried to cram final words of instruction into the ears of someone, right before you leave them on their own to do something significant? Maybe that’s as a parent, dropping a child off at overnight camp or university. Maybe that’s as a coach or teammate, right before the big game starts. Maybe […]

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LOVING THE LORD JESUS WITHOUT ANY “BUTS” By George Hutcheson

• July 5, 2017

It is increasingly common to hear the slogan “I love Jesus but…”  Most often it is “I love Jesus but I hate religion/Christianity/the Church”.  It is the slogan championed by a viral video that has earned for itself over 30.5 million viewers. The video tries to say that “Jesus came to abolish religion.” It captures […]

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THE SACRED SUPPER By Pastor Scott Henry

• June 23, 2017

“For as often as ye eat this bread, and drink this cup, ye do show the Lord’s death till he come.” —1 Corinthians 11:26 In giving us the sacrament of the Lord’s Supper, the Lord Jesus, who knows we are sinful, weak, and in need of continual assurance, comes to our aid by giving us […]

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AFFLICTION, GOD’S FAITHFULNESS, AND THE CHRISTIAN by Pastor Scott Henry

• June 2, 2017

“I know, O LORD, that Your judgments are right, and that in faithfulness You have afflicted me. Let, I pray, Your merciful kindness be for my comfort, according to Your word to Your servant.” (Psalm 119:75-76)   Scripture teaches that God is always faithful to His children, even in their loneliest moments of trial and affliction. […]

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“THE TONGUE IS A FIRE, A WORLD OF INIQUITY” by Pastor Scott Henry

• May 26, 2017

“Whoever guards his mouth and tongue keeps his soul from troubles” (Proverbs 21:23).   The easiest way for a person to sin is with the tongue.  The restraining laws in our society prevent us from doing just anything we want, but it sure seems as if we can say just about anything we want in […]

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THE WONDROUS WORD OF GOD By Pastor Scott Henry

• May 9, 2017

“Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path” (Psalm 119:105).   What guides your decision making?  Is it your feelings, personal preferences, or maybe the popular opinion in our culture?  Many who profess to be Christians make decisions in this manner, but neither feelings, preferences, nor popular opinion are […]

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TRANSFORMED NOT CONFORMED By Pastor Scott Henry

• May 5, 2017

“And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God” (Romans 12:2). Conformity to the world is the sin of many professing Christians.  Many think they’ve found a way to serve both God […]

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A PORTRAIT OF THE SPIRIT-FILLED CHURCH By Pastor Scott Henry

• May 5, 2017

“And they continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and in prayers” (Acts 2:42).   Before Jesus ascended into heaven He said to His disciples, “… go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them into the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy […]

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MAINTAINING GOOD WORKS By Pastor Scott Henry

• April 28, 2017

“Let him that stole steal no longer: but rather let him labor, working with his hands the thing which is good, that he may have to give to him that has need.” —Ephesians 4:28 As followers of the Lord Jesus Christ, Christians are called to labor with their own hands at a good work in […]

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THE TRUE GOSPEL By Rev. George Syms

• April 16, 2017

“The Apostle Paul makes clear the primacy of the Gospel in 1 Cor. 15:1-4: “Now I make known to you, brethren, the gospel which I preached to you, which also you received, in which also you stand, by which also you are saved, if you hold fast the word which I preached to you, unless […]

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