Who Told You You Were Naked

Reading             Gen 3:1 – 13 Introduction  A tough old farmer gave some good advice to his granddaughter.  He told her that the secret to a long life was to sprinkle a pinch of gunpowder onto her porridge every morning. The granddaughter followed this dictum religiously until her death at the venerable age of 103.  She […]

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Freedom Galatians Do Good 09

Reading             Gal 6:1 – 10 I’m sure you’ve heard this same story in different ways – Young King Arthur was ambushed and imprisoned by a neighboring king.  The monarch could have killed him, but was moved by Arthur’s youthful happiness. So he offered him freedom, as long as he could answer just one very difficult […]

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Bedrock of faith

(1 Kings 6:1-10 & Mark 13:1-8) Have you ever tried to make a prediction? (My baby prediction) here are some predictions from the past. Thomas Watson Co. chairman stated in 1943 that there is a world market for maybe 5 computers. There was an inventor by the name of Lee DeForest who claimed that while […]

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Discipline

Hebrews 12:7-11 (HCSB) 7 “Endure suffering as discipline: God is dealing with you as sons. For what son is there that a father does not discipline? 8 But if you are without discipline—which all[e] receive[f]—then you are illegitimate children and not sons. 9 Furthermore, we had natural fathers discipline us, and we respected them. Shouldn’t we submit even more to […]

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Unity

(Psalm 133) What I want to talk to you about today is something that God desperately desires for His people. It is one thing that satan fears and works day and night to undo. It is something for which Jesus Himself prayed for just before he went to the cross. It is the one thing […]

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No longer a slave to fear

Anthem: I’m no longer a slave to fear – I am a child of God The Golden Circle (marketing) – what, how, why What – life to the full How – plan/education/effort Why – it is our essence, how we bear the image of our Creator Easy once we know why. There are 3 things […]

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Free from the fear of man

Bible reading: Galatians 2: 11 – 16 Sermon summary: We continue our series on Freedom – we are to be free from the fear of man. This section of scripture fascinates me. Vs 12 tells us that Peter was afraid of those who belonged to the circumcision group – and his fear was causing him […]

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Freedom

Galatians 03 – The Line                                           Reading   Gal 1:3 – 7 MP 126 769 Introduction Now there is a rumor going around that I am not a good enough fisherman to get on the […]

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Freedom And Confidence

Reading Prov 4:20 – 24 Introduction We see your love for hungry children! But can you love the police, Jesus does! If crime fighters fight crime and fire fighters fight fire, what do freedom fighters fight? Once many professors were called together and asked to sit in an airplane to go on a journey. After […]

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Speaker: Rev. Mark Phillips Bible reading: Luke 19:28 – 46 Sermon summary: Here’s an oldie but a goodie. Two employees are talking. The woman says – I bet I can make the boss give me the day off. And how would you do that – asks the man? So she climbs up on to a […]

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