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Jesus On His Knees

September 9, 2014


Jesus On His Knees If you want to know what is most important to a man, you listen to his dying words. The dying words of a man have almost always been given a great deal of respect. Even enemies who have been caught up in battle, when finding themselves looking down upon their fallen […]

The Woman of Noble Character Part 5 (20110513)

May 14, 2011


As we continue our study on the wife of noble character we read in Proverbs 31:19-22, “In her hand she holds the distaff and grasps the spindle with her fingers.  20 She opens her arms to the poor and extends her hands to the needy.  21 When it snows, she has no fear for her […]

Do Something Different Today

March 28, 2011


It is fun to do something nice for the people we love.  And it is fun for people we love to do something nice for us.  It might even, in the ways of the world, be expected.  But, what is not expected is when we do something for those who are not our friends or […]

The Lord Your God is With You Part Four (20110303)

March 3, 2011


Man, it has been a hard couple of years.  Many of my friends and family have suffered some of the most difficult times we have ever known.  Many of us have suffered financial hardship, sickness and the loss of loved ones.  For me, I have never experienced so much difficulty.  At times, it has been […]

God Sent His Son Into The World Part One (20110214)

February 14, 2011


Many years ago a good friend of mine who was not a Christian came to worship. I remember his comment to me as we walked up the sidewalk to the church building.  He said he hoped the church building would not fall down on him as he entered. I assured him that it would not.  I certainly […]

The Lifting Up of Jesus Part 5 (20110128)

January 28, 2011


It is true in life; we lift up, and speak of what we believe in.  This is true of both people and organizations.  It is part of the very fabric that makes us tick.  It is even true of churches.  The thing you speak of the most is probably the thing you believe in the […]