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A Mountain of a Sermon (Matthew 5:1-2), part 1

“Homiletics” is the art of preaching or writing sermons. Someone once defined “preaching” as the art of talking in someone else’s sleep. I had a class in college called, “Homiletics.” Believe it or not, I passed that class. For years … Continue reading

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Good for Nothing Christianity (Revelation 3:14-22)

(Click here to watch a video of the sermon.) In 1577, British explorer, Martin Frobisher, made his second voyage across the ocean to the New World, landing in Canada. While there he discovered what he thought was gold. After mining … Continue reading

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Some Storms are Worse than Others (Luke 8:22-25)

It’s springtime in Middle Tennessee. A time of beautiful flowers, budding trees, fresh grass shavings, wonderful weather, and allergies. Oh! The allergies! Spring is also a time for thunderstorms and tornadoes. According to the Tornado Project website, Tennessee ranks number … Continue reading

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Embracing Social Justice

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has” (Margaret Mead) ___________________________________________ Jesus proclaimed, “The time has come…The kingdom of God has come near. Repent and … Continue reading

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Did You Know?

Did you know there is over 2,100 verses in the Bible that deal with social justice issues? Compare that number with the following: Approximately 550 Bible verses deal with heaven. Less than 100 Bible verses deal with hell. Less than … Continue reading

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