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The Struggle for Purpose

Genesis 3:17-19 … Read more


Praise to the Creator (a prayer)

This is the written prayer Sam Lynn shared in weekend services - September 30/October 1, 2017 … Read more


Teach Them to Fear

2 Chronicles 26:5 … Read more


Study on the Doctrine of the Trinity

For many of us, even talking about the Holy Trinity can be intimidating. To place ourselves in an environment where we are discussing questions or doubts about this doctrine is even more daunting.… Read more


Examine What You Believe

Are you ready to examine what you believe about everything? That’s a daunting question isn’t it? But it’s a question that really takes a lifetime to answer. As we move into a new… Read more


Tears with a Grandfather

The last time I saw Adam Petty alive he had just finished qualifying for the Richmond Busch Series race in 2000. He didn’t qualify well, and his mom was consoling him with a pimento cheese… Read more


Finishing With a Foundation

If you have been following closely with our study of the Sermon on the Mount, you are aware that we have come to the close of our study. As I have said before, it’s always a bittersweet thing… Read more


The Lord Has Commissioned Us

Therefore, go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Teach these new disciples to obey all the commands I have given you. … Read more


They're School!

I have to hand it to any group of people who have the vision to plant their church within the geographical proximity of a major college campus. The transient nature of the fellowship makes for some… Read more


Our Discernment in Prayer

Matthew 7:11 … Read more


Getting Closer

Family reunions were a big deal when I was a kid. I loved them. I once counted about 100 kinfolk in a 20-minute radius. We would gather at the end of every summer at my mother’s family… Read more


The Approval of God

Is it actually August? School is starting back in a few days? These summer breaks feel shorter and shorter. Oh well, I love the smell of school supplies in the morning. I also love the proud smiles… Read more


Widsom in 140 Characters

Nobody gives you something for nothing. … Read more


Is What We Have Now What They Wrote Then?

It was October 31, 1517, 500 years ago, that Martin Luther approached the door of the Wittenburg Church and nailed his invitation to debate the issues critical to the integrity of the church.… Read more


Is My Sacrifice Living?

If you grew up in the church, there may have been a season of your life where you felt overwhelmed by pleas for sacrifice. I felt the need to sacrifice the length of my hair, the shine of my car, the… Read more