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29
Jul 2019
Truth: Something More Than Sacred or Secular

We have been looking this summer at the basics of our spiritual life. All in an attempt to more deeply consider what we talk about when we talk about God. We have explored words like Faith, Belief, Salvation…even the word God itself. Today we come to truth. What is truth? (If you are reading take some time to think about how you would define truth.) People talk a lot about truth. Our everyday conversations are based on what we believe is true and not true. So, yes people talk a lot about......

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15
Jul 2019
Faith: Something More Than Belief

As we think about faith today, I want to go to one of the most famous verses in all of Christianity, at least from the perspective of our society. It’s a verse that we see plastered on signs people are holding at sporting events. It’s a verse we put on ballcaps and t-shirts and cards that we send. It’s a verse that is known well simple by citing the name of the book, chapter and verse number. It’s a verse that many people say is their favorite in all the Bible. It’s......

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11
Jun 2018
Spiritual Growth: Laws Are Meant To Change

What is a law? This may seem like a simple question. But it’s actually a little more complex than it appears. Google’s dictionary define law in this way: A system of rules that a particular country or community recognizes as regulating the actions of its members and may enforce by the imposition of penalties. A statement of fact, deduced from observation, to the effect that a particular natural or scientific phenomenon always occurs if certain conditions are present. So which of these do we mean when we speak of the laws of......

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11
Jun 2017
Let There Be...

Origin stories such as Genesis are some of the most beautiful writing in all of scripture. At the same time poetry and prose. Evoking beautiful images that reach back into a time and place p none of us have seen or can speak of. Even more, these stories spark the imagination in so many ways. And it is a shame that our modern scientific theories have led to arguments and disagreements as Christians have lost that imagination and instead argued with scientists placing creation and evolution up against one another as if......

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