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The Millennials: Part 2 - Biblically Illiterate

“Moses?  Zacchaeus?  Daniel?  Paul?  Corinthians?  Ephesians?  You lost me…”  Ok, if you read my post from last week, this generality about Millennials will make a lot of sense.  Since Millennials have grown up in a post-Christian era...

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The Millennials: Part 1 - Post-Christian Upbringing

“After Joshua had dismissed the Israelites, they went to take possession of the land, each to his own inheritance. The people served the Lord throughout the lifetime of Joshua and of the elders who outlived him and who had seen all the great things the Lord had done for Israel....

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Millennials: A generation that needs Jesus too

  Millennials.  What are they?  Who are they?  I know a lot of people have heard this term lately, but for many of you it might be a brand new term.  In fact the first time I heard the term was only a couple years ago.  Millennials are the generation born...

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Who/What Tempts Us?

  Temptation is real.  Satan is real.  We know because we heard about it in the Gospel lesson this past Sunday.  Three out of the four Gospels record the event when Satan personally tempted Jesus.  The purpose of this post is really to talk about temptation in more...

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Was the United States ever a Christian Nation?

    Was the United States ever a Christian nation?  I decided to write about that question this week because lately (or even the last few years) I have heard many different opinions about this topic.  There are a lot of historical misconceptions out there.  Many...

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The Power of Beginning and Ending your Day with Prayer

  I have heard many people tell me that it’s difficult for them to pray.  “I just don’t have a lot of time to gather my thoughts and pray.”  “I always forget to pray.”  “I don’t know what to say or exactly how to say...

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How do I know I am walking safely on the road to heaven?

    All Christians are on the road to heaven, yet the road is narrow and the ditches are deep on either side.  Sometimes Christians are in danger of falling into those ditches.  Christians in danger of falling off into the Ditch of Doubt ask, “How do I know that...

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What is so special about Epiphany?

  To many Christians today, the word “epiphany” last lost its meaning.  Most Christians recognize that it’s mentioned in January and has something to do with the wise men.  And that’s it.  To Christians in the past it was an important event to...

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A Land Flowing with Milk and Honey

    “I will give it to you as an inheritance, a land flowing with milk and honey.” Leviticus 20:24 The land of Israel is called the “Promised Land” for a reason.  Out of his grace, God promised his people that land for the sole purpose of...

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Thank You Veterans! Thank You God!

      Why should we thank our veterans?  The answer to this question should be obvious.  Veterans of our armed forces have done so much for our country.  Many have risked their lives and fought for our safety and freedom.  Many have even sacrificed...

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