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Genesis 18: A Closer Look

Genesis 18’s visitation of Abraham by three angels in the form of men is a classic Biblical story. Abraham finds out that although his wife Sarah is very old, she will soon bear him a baby. 1,002 more words

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A Growing Community

(Message given at Newberg Friends Church on September 14, 2014)

“A growing community.”

What does that look like? Why is this an important part of our vision for our church? 3,124 more words

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Our Vision Statement

(Message given at Newberg Friends Church on September 7, 2014)

My dad would sometimes, out of the blue, say: “Brylcreem: a little dab’ll do ya!” I don’t really know why, other than I know he heard that slogan a lot listening to the Lone Ranger radio broadcasts he loved while growing up. 1,999 more words

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Enemies

(Message given at Newberg Friends Church on August 31, 2014)

“You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be children of your Father in heaven.” 2,438 more words

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Where is The Christ in the Passover?

One of the major theological ideas in Messianic Judaism is that Jesus is the Passover sacrifice. Is this true? Could a man be the Passover sacrifice? 1,088 more words

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Is Jesus the Messiah?

Many people wonder or debate whether Jesus was the Messiah. It is interesting to read the list of proofs that are often given in his defense. 2,006 more words

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