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Happy 4th of July [infographic]

Happy 4th of July [infographic]

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King of Kings (chorus)

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Freedom

“If therefore the Son shall make you free, you shall be free indeed.” (John 8:36) FREEDOM Freedom. It’s what Independence Day celebrations in America are all about each year on the 4th of July. Sadly however, when it comes to the Christian life, many believers live below the level of freedom that Christ promised should [...]

Ancient Galilee

When As Good As Nothing is Everything

“So Hiram came out from Tyre to see the cities which Solomon had given him, and they did not please him. He said, ‘What are these cities which you have given me, my brother?’ So they were called the land of Cabul (as good as nothing) to this day.’” (1 Kings 9:12-13) A HOUSE FOR [...]

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Identities in the Afterlife: Will We Recognize Each Other?

“Beloved, now we are children of God, and it has not appeared as yet what we shall be.” (1 John 3:2a) IS IT REALLY YOU? “Is that you?” “Is it really you?” Have you ever said that to somebody you hadn’t seen in a long time? Maybe it was a friend from school that you [...]

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The Great 1906 Earthquake and How Things Can Sure Change in a Hurry

“‘But of that day and hour no one knows, no, not the angels in Heaven, nor the Son, but the Father. Take heed, watch and pray, for you do not know when the time is.’” (Mark 13:32-33; MKJV) 100-YEAR ANNIVERSARY I happened to be listening to a San Francisco radio station the morning of the [...]

Icon of the Crucifixion, showing all of the Five Holy Wounds

Another Way to Heaven Other Than Jesus Christ?

“For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God; not as a result of works, that no one should boast.” (Ephesians 2:8-9) EARNING ONE’S PLACE IN HEAVEN I was watching the well-known preacher, Charles Stanley, on TV. And he made such a good point [...]

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Thinking Back to All Those Sermons

(You need to pretend you are in church for this one. Okay?) A QUESTION ABOUT ALL THOSE SERMONS Welcome to church this morning, my friends. I’ve got a question to ask you. I need to set it up, first. Here goes. Those of you who have been Christians for a while, I want you to [...]