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Thoughts on preaching Christ

John Wesley held that a preacher needed to offer people both law and gospel.

In a 1751 “Letter on Preaching Christ” he wrote that preaching gospel means “preaching the love of God to sinners, preaching the life, death, resurrection, and intercession of Christ, with all the blessings which, in consequence thereof, are freely given to true believers.” 629 more words



Every being under heaven has some form of covering. Animals have their feathers, furs, shells and scales that provide a covering. Some of these animals add on top of those topical coverings, nests, caves and holes to add that extra protection from other forces of nature. 1,161 more words



THE DAILY STUDY BIBLE SERIES REVISED EDITION. THE GOSPEL OF JOHN. Volume 2. THE GOSPEL OF JOHN Volume 2 (Chapters 8 to 21) REVISED EDITION. Translated with an Emporia definition, a city in E Kansas. 491 more words

Bringing truth to life

Have you ever wondered what it might be like to be transported back in time and see the characters of the bible come to life?  We got about as close as you can get with John Wason’s recent performance of “Loss to Redemption” from the book of Ruth.  785 more words


Preparing for Easter

Though I’d already chosen the text and title for my Easter 2018 sermon, I really started working on the content of the message earlier today. 526 more words


Fear of Flying

Sam was afraid of flying. For thirty-five years he had avoided airplanes, and had avoided telling anyone of his fear. His fear was real, even if it was irrational.  712 more words

Why Have Two Preachers?

As part of the comment-storm late last week following this post, I received the following comment:

I appreciate your posts. I’m glad you have a coworker to study with – does this mean that the congregation there supports 2 preachers? 1,130 more words

M. W. Bassford