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Create in Me a Pure Heart: A Continuing Response to Racism

10 Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. 11 Do not cast me from your presence or take your Holy Spirit from me. 12 Restore to me the joy of your salvation and grant me a willing spirit, to … Continue reading

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Even When it Hurts

With such a title, you can either grab a blanket and take a nap, or to put on your seat belts and get ready for a rough ride. 🙂 Today, we have experienced many things that happen in most churches: … Continue reading

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Church on Purpose: Assembled on Purpose to Declare and Praise

Premise:  Let’s see ourselves as the Church–assembled on purpose to lead worship We are in a series called, “The Church on Purpose,” for, we have been assembled on purpose for God’s purposes. Ernie talked about “fellowship” a couple weeks ago, … Continue reading

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Church: Assembled on Purpose

What is the Church and Why is the Church? These are two questions that people may have, today. IN TURKEY In Turkey, people would ask me, “what do you do?” To which my favorite response went like this: “I am … Continue reading

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Forgiveness on Purpose

Last week we considered belonging to Our Heavenly Father. We saw that … If We Belong to Our Heavenly Father We Can… Do the impossible (loving our enemies) See through Our Father’s eyes (forgive) See our future with Our Father … Continue reading

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Belonging to the Father

This is Fathers’ Day, so we wish all fathers a happy day, and all men, too! We all have or had fathers, though not all of us had dads. God has called us into His family, and He wants to … Continue reading

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Remember

(a short sermon) When I was younger, I had an awesome memory. I remembered everything that anyone said, word for word. It was a great talent, though it was annoying to those who didn’t remember so well. “Dad, don’t you … Continue reading

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