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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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Man of Steel or Man of Sorrows

By Jared Musgrove This summer marks 75 years of Superman. The character was created by two Jewish teenagers, Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, in the mid-1930s as a synthesis of all the stories, hopes and archetypes they cherished growing up.…
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Why We Don’t Disciple Like Jesus

Posted with Permission from Exponential (Visit www.exponential.org) If we want to know how Jesus discipled people and how the early church (including Paul) certainly seemed to disciple people, this is what we need to know: Discipleship requires imitation. This is…
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Making the Easter Invite

By David Cannella If you are anything like me, you wholeheartedly want to see everyone you know sitting in the row next to you on Easter Sunday morning. You know how exciting it would be to sit next to your…
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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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Home is Where the Lord Sends Me

By Kristin Cain The life of a military family is organic – ever changing, growing, renewing. Military families potentially move every 2-3 years. That means new friends, new schools, new churches, new neighbors. Sometimes the hardships that come along with…
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Emotionally Unhealthy Spirituality

by Pete Scazzero Article is taken from Chapter 2 of the book Emotionally Healthy Spirituality. Article is reposted with permission. Jay, one of our church members, recently shared with me: “I was a Christian for twenty-two years. But instead of…
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Enlarging the Soul through Grief

By John Stumbo A friend of mine in Nebraska says, “Grieving well enlarges the soul.” I don’t claim to be an expert on this subject—as in someone who has studied the subject thoroughly and has scientific/psychological/serious data behind what I…
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Disciples Who Make Disciples: Free eBook

By Greg Nettle and Alex Absalom Greg Nettle and Alex Absalom wrote a free eBook called, “Disciples Who Make Disciples.” In this short book it lays out in detail how RiverTree Church in northern Ohio is forging a culture that intertwines disciple…
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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…