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Aspire to follow

Whoever aspires to be an overseer desires a noble task.
I Timothy 3 1

It’s good to want to lead a church, says Paul, and goes on to outline the ABC of church leadership; the Attitudes, Behaviours and Competencies that characterise a good leader, a servant leader. 329 more words

Mamertine Prison in Rome

It is not unusual for a tour group to discuss what was their favorite or most meaningful location/event during their trip. On our recent “Highlights of Italy Tour,” many of our group cited the Mamertine Prison in Rome as being at the top of their list. 870 more words

Bible History And Geography

Timothy was no John Wayne; Neither are you.

As I study the passage which is the context for I Timothy 1:7, I am making a discovery. The verse is about courage:

for God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control. 141 more words

Favorite Verses

Proven Character

The following is a snippet from a sermon I recently preached on Philippians 2:19-30.

Employers especially know that personal character takes time to evaluate. Anyone can show up to an interview in a new suit and use cordial language to impress the interviewer. 565 more words

Men, Manage Your Households

 

Gentlemen,

It is long overdue that the Church takes a closer look at what it means to be a husband and father.  We have decried the devaluation of men.  667 more words

Jesus

If You Haven't Begun Running Your Race, Now's The Time.

For as long as I can remember, I have always heard the word “race” being used in Christian circles. More often than not, it is used to describe life (and the Christian walk is conveniently included), its many challenges and how it is not a sprint but a marathon. 903 more words

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