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"The Discipline of Giving" (Genesis 28:20-22 sermon)

(Preached at Pleasant Ridge Baptist, Morganton, NC 6-28-15)

It has been a very disappointing week for Bible-believing Christians, the Supreme Court decision to legalize same-sex marriage at the top of the list. 4,514 more words


C.S. Lewis on Heaven

The full title to this message by Randy Alcorn is: C.S. Lewis on Heaven and the New Earth: God’s Eternal Remedy to the Problem of Evil and Suffering. 26 more words

CS Lewis

The 2015 Reading Challenge: Book 5

It’s a month to the day since I posted my last Reading Challenge book review. (Wow, I really, really need to catch up!)

Honestly, I haven’t had much time to read over the last few weeks but I’m determined to see my challenge through to the end. 556 more words


"Homesick for Heaven" by Randy Alcorn

This book by Randy Alcorn has become a source of great encouragement this year. In a fast-paced world it is not uncommon for us to get too focused on the here and now. 440 more words


Grace: A Light in Dark Times

by Randy Alcorn on EPM Ministries site:

Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand.

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The Question of Timing

Over the past several weeks I have found my thoughts returning to the issue of timing.  Various events have happened that have given me pause.  Our sweet 14-year old dog died, a friend got into a potentially very serious car accident that turned out to be just fine, several encounters with people who said something amazing, made me reflect on life, or gave me reason to wonder about “why.”  Throughout all these weeks the one recurring theme to my thoughts is “ 680 more words

How To Handle Adversity

If there’s anything in life we should be passionate about, it’s the gospel

by Randy Alcorn

In his book The Cross Centered Life, C. J. Mahaney sees the Cross as the heart of the gospel, and the gospel as the heart of everything else: “If there’s anything in life we should be passionate about, it’s the gospel. 148 more words