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The Power of Prayer

Jesus was a man of action and prayer. No one can miss His emphasis on
prayer. Before He even began His ministry He spent 40 days in the… 271 more words

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The Utility of Unity

I remember as a young man looking through shiny new car brochures and spending hours deciding on my perfect ‘spec’ for my brand new Volkswagon GTI. 730 more words

Ecumenism

Pastor's Conference: Day Three

I have never been a particularly good conference attendee. Traditionally by the third day I am homesick for my wife, out of sorts after two night of sleeping in a strange bed and about ready to make an early exit to return to the normal patterns of life I am accustomed to. 463 more words

A Glimpse into the Heart of Jesus

John 17:1-26

When Jesus had spoken these words, he lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said,“Father, the hour has come; glorify your Son that the Son may glorify you, 2 since you have given him authority over all flesh, to give eternal life to all whom you have given him.

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Devotional

Knowing When To Switch Sides

Did you hear about the Brandon High School quarterback who switched sides at halftime last week?

He’d led his team to 3 touchdowns in the first half, while the other team’s quarterback left the game injured. 621 more words

Living for God’s Glory

A central message of the Bible is that God’s people are called to live for His glory. In Psalm 72, Solomon praises the name of the coming Messiah, and of the God of Israel, and prays that the whole earth will be filled with His glory. 904 more words

The flappy shirt

We have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially in our relations with you, in holiness and sincerity that are from God. We have done so not according to worldly wisdom, but according to God’s grace… 1,016 more words