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What Does God Do in the World?

Jeremiah 31:31-34/Psalm 119:9-16/Hebrews 5:5-10/John 12:20-33 Today I want to ask the question, “What does God do in the World?” Let’s talk about that. There is little debate among Christians about the natural world. From the beginning of creation, God laid … Continue reading

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Facing Evil in God’s Light

In the story of the fiery serpents, God sends the serpents among the people of Israel to punish them for believing that he has delivered them from Egypt in order to kill them in the wilderness. When they repent and … Continue reading

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Posterity Will Serve Him

I have already exceeded the time I expected to spend as your Interim pastor. It has all been good. The first year was the source of great joy, as Elayne and I revived old friendships and formed new ones. A … Continue reading

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Humility: Who Needs It?

Psalm 25:1-10, Mark 1:9-15 I have a friend who is a  very successful and multi-talented person. When he attended high school, he played short-stop on a State Championship Baseball Team, and he also represented North Carolina in the Shrine Bowl, … Continue reading

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Message Title: Our Life, God’s Light

Mark 9:2-9, 2 Corinthians 4:3-6 In the story of the Transfiguration, there are three sets of players and one big reveal.

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