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Tell The Story. Touch A Heart

Relevance: 4%      Posted on: April 18, 2018

How to teach the message of Jesus even when you don't have any teaching experience or know how. You can spread the message of Christ by telling his story.

Have I Fallen From Grace?

Relevance: 4%      Posted on: October 17, 2012

The question found in the title above terrified me in my early Christian years. And I suspect many other Christians agonize over whether or not they can fall from grace. Sometimes I'd lie awake at night wondering if my recurring struggles with sin would keep me from heaven. I wondered…

Easter and the Moon

Relevance: 4%      Posted on: March 27, 2016

As I flip the calendar into April, I turn the page from winter and look forward to spring breezes, budding flowers, and the hope that the patches of brown in my front lawn will soon turn to green. In some parts of the country, spring beckons with intermittent moments of…

Proverbs on Prosperity

Relevance: 4%      Posted on: November 19, 2012

Several men in the locker room of a private exercise club were talking when a cell phone laying on the be"nch rang. One man picked it up without hesitation, and the following conversation ensued:  "Hello?" – "Honey, It's me." – "Sugar!" I'm at the mall two blocks from the club.…

When the Church Refuses To Judge itself

Relevance: 3%      Posted on: March 31, 2015

This may be news to some believers, but the church is to be self-critical. It is to actually assess, discern and judge what is happening in its midst and in its name. We Christians are to be constantly tending to the condition of our own camp. Not to do so…

Laugh About the Ruts

Relevance: 3%      Posted on: October 30, 2012

My longtime friend and I were laughing about our time in seminary together when he reminded me of his wife's reluctance about leaving her home and moving to Texas. "Ever noticed those two deep ruts along I-35 between Minneapolis and Wichita?" he asked. "They are from my wife's heals as…

What is Happening to Churches of Christ?

Relevance: 3%      Posted on: November 23, 1999

Another preacher asked me if I could explain what is happening within our fellowship. Like many others, he's struggling to understand the dynamics that are causing increasing isolation between brethren and churches.

The Nature of God: Free Will

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God's description of the humans He just made is unlike anything He did before. Plants, animals were all created as beings that had a measure of life to exist through His Word in them. Mankind had more than that. It had God's own character - freewill - seared into the…

Where Is God When Tragedy Strikes?

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Like much of the nation, I watched in horror yesterday as the news anchors reported the murders at Sandy Hook Elementary School. My stomach ached every time they mentioned that most of those killed were children. For the parents who lost children, I am simply crushed.

Spider-Man 3

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Spider-man 3 is the third installment in the Spider-man Trilogy. It is written and directed by Sam Raimi and has Toby Maguire, Kirsten Dunst and James Franco reprising their roles. Thomas Haden Church and Topher Grace also star in this installment as the Sandman and Venom respectively. It was released with a…

Judas Iscariot

Relevance: 3%      Posted on: October 29, 2012

The name Judas comes from the Greek word Ioudas, which is simply the word employed for the Hebrew name Judah. We discover from Gen. 29:35 that it is derived from the verb meaning "to praise."  In the above referenced passage one finds mention made of several sons that Leah bore…

Loving the Person Who Isn’t “One of Us”

Relevance: 3%      Posted on: January 21, 2015

The best way for the church to get clear about our mission in the world is to study the life of Jesus. Our goal is to be in our corporate life the continuation of who Jesus was in his personal life.

The Sorry State Of Religious Freedom At The Air Force Academy

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Last Tuesday, Mikey Weinstein of the Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF) contacted the leadership of the United States Air Force Academy to complain about an “egregious violation” of the United States Constitution. The offense? A junior at the Academy had handwritten a New Testament Bible verse on a personal whiteboard…

The Image of God

Relevance: 3%      Posted on: October 29, 2012

“Let us make man in our image, in our likeness…” (Genesis 1:26). Most of us have imagined what God might look like. God even speaks to us in human terms so we can at least catch a glimpse of his persona. He tells us he walked with Adam. He tells…

Blasphemy of the Holy Spirit: Reflecting on the Unforgivable Sin

Relevance: 3%      Posted on: October 6, 2012

What Is Blasphemy of the Holy Spirit? What is the Unforgivable Sin (also called Unpardonable Sin)? In this article, Al Maxey will be looking at what is called "blasphemy of the Holy Spirit" and making a determination on whether or not that is the so-called "unforgivable sin." The inimitable Emma…