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30 Principles for Life

By Charles Stanley / Reposted Charles Stanley is one of the most influential pastors and leaders in the last century. He is best known for his dynamic God given gift for teaching the Bible. He has written over 30 books,…
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The Church is a Family

By Shawn Kennedy Charles Haddon Spurgeon pastored the Metropolitan Tabernacle in London, England during the 1800s. It was his writings and messages that inspired and influenced this short, but powerful paragraph concerning the church. “The church is not an institution…
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To Drink or Not to Drink: Abstinence or Moderation

By Shawn Kennedy It’s no secret, when it comes to the subject of drinking as a follower of Jesus Christ, people have passionate opinions, personal experiences, and deeply held convictions. SOME CRINGE For some followers of Jesus the very thought…
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Cultivating a Heart for Missions

By Keith Neigenfind Missions. This can be either a daunting or a confusing word. While your eyes glance across it, images may pop in your mind. An obscure couple living in the jungles. People with white shirts and black ties…
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Spectators to Worshipers

By Weston Ring Worship is an action.  It is not passive, it is not watched.  Worship is more than an experience, a feeling, or a well written chorus.  The word “worship” is actually a contraction of “worth-ship.”  In other words,…
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10 Things Jesus Did Not Say…

By Perry Noble This article is reposted with permission from www.perrynoble.com. Jesus made it pretty clear in John 13:34-35 as to how the world would know we are His disciples. “A new commandment I give to you, that you love…
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The Vision for Discipleship

By Shawn Kennedy The Kingdom commission of Jesus is a vision for discipleship. Discipleship is not a one time event, it is a lifelong journey. Discipleship is not just for new believers in Christ, it is for every believer in…
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What is the Gospel?

By Shawn Kennedy When you think about words that are used, abused and highly misunderstood in our culture today, one word in particular rises to the top. It is the word love. I am not sure if you have noticed…