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Holy Week 2014

Holy Week 2014 has sped past as always

It started at Church with 2 wonderful Palm Sunday services: at 11am our own minister Rev Les Jones led morning worship and integrated the baptism of the great-grand daughter of one of our church members.   254 more words


Is Baptism Necessary for Salvation, Part 5: Nicodemus

Was baptism necessary for the salvation of Nicodemus?

Nicodemus was a ruler of the Jews who came one night to talk to Jesus. He recognized that Jesus must be from God because of the signs He had performed. 505 more words


Did Jesus Abolish The Law by Fulfilling it?

“Do not think that I came to destroy the Law or the Prophets. I did not come to destroy but to fulfill. For assuredly, I say to you, till heaven and earth pass away, one jot or one tittle will by no means pass from the law till all is fulfilled.

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Sabbath School Lessons

why is it?

Now this is odd.

Or is it?

In 35 years of preaching I’ve never once had anyone complain to me saying …

“In your sermon Sunday I noticed you didn’t mention _______. 201 more words


Dr. Yrigoyen: Or How Argentineans Learned to Stop Worrying And Love Their Werewolves

In the last couple of years, a large number of Boyfriend’s friends from school and college have had a rash of babies. Boyfriend, while always very happy for them, sometimes reacts to news of this nature by slumping into the couch and exclaiming, “Wow. 1,235 more words



“Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other. Truth shall spring out of the earth; and righteousness shall look down from heaven.” 9 more words


Being Serious About Jesus


Easter: the time of year when the sun peeks out from its extended winter hibernation, the vibrancy of the budding flowers reflect a painter’s pallet, and Portlanders stop taking Vitamin D! 560 more words

Bethany Smith