True Freedom

Stacy CraftFood for Thought, Sermon HighlightLeave a Comment

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March 10, 2014

For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery. Look: I, Paul, say to you that if you accept circumcision, Christ will be of no advantage to you. I testify again to every man who accepts circumcision that he is obligated to keep the whole law. You are severed … Read More

For All The Future Preachers Out There: What Is A Sermon?

Joel WebbonFood for Thought, InspirationLeave a Comment

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September 3, 2013

“Wherever we see the Word of God purely preached and heard, there a church of God exists, even if it swarms with many faults.” -John Calvin When Dr. John Piper recently retired from his pastorate at Bethlehem Baptist Church he said that one of the primary marks of his ministry was the pulpit. He said that in his church there … Read More

The Secret Of The “Easy Yoke”

Joel WebbonFood for Thought

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August 5, 2013

In his famous book The Spirit of the Disciplines the late Dallas Willard wastes no time in arriving straight to the problem with most Christians today. He says, So, those who say we cannot truly follow Christ turn out to be correct in a sense. We cannot behave “on the spot” as he did and taught if in the rest of … Read More

Is Jesus Our Hope Or A Means To It?

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August 1, 2013

Hope – I really like that word. Even just saying the word makes me feel like I have a more positive expectation for what the future will hold. It’s interesting the different things people put their hope in. Some put their hope in money. Some in a relationship that they are expecting will give their life meaning. Some put their hope in … Read More

Who Are We Worshipping?

Nathan ElamFood for Thought, Worship

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June 25, 2013

We are constantly worshipping. In fact, we are born worshipping. Harold Best has come up with a succinct definition that as he put it, “…covers every possible human condition. It is this: Worship is the continuous outpouring of all that I am, all that I do and all that I can ever become in light of a chosen or choosing … Read More

Finding A Safe Place For Confession

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June 24, 2013

9 But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for his own possession, that you may proclaim the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light. 10 Once you were not a people, but now you are God’s people; once you had not received mercy, but now you have … Read More