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In Praise of Vacation Bible School

As I look back on my summer visits to Vacation Bible School, I can only hope that the dear volunteers who endured me have either moved on to “glory” or have forgotten the experience. I… Read more

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The Where and the Why

There are some details that come from Bible study that don’t always appear to have a real bearing or application for our spiritual lives. As we study the life of Paul in particular, some of the… Read more

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The Paradox of Discipleship

Hopefully you were here last weekend or have watched the sermon online. I continue to be struck by the graphic representation we saw that describes the process of spiritual growth and devotion in the… Read more

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Descending into Greatness

Evansville is not to be overlooked when it comes to those whose lives have been quite admirable. I have often wondered what it would have been like to play Little League baseball with Don Mattingly… Read more

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Why We Belong

If you’ve been at CFC for a while, I am optimistic that you can explain why this local church is a legitimate organism attached to the Lord Jesus. We desire to serve and obey Him. The character… Read more

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On a Mission

Blessed are the merciful for they will receive mercy. … Read more

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Compassionate Provision

Dear woman, here is your son. … Read more

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I Assure You...

I assure you; today you will be with me in paradise. Luke 23:43 … Read more

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It Is Finished!

The death of Jesus Christ is the fulfmillment in history of the very mind and intent of God. There is no place for seeing Jesus Christ as a martyr. His death was not something that happened to… Read more

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I Am Thirsty

I am thirsty. … Read more

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Prep for the Weekend

John 6:1-15 … Read more

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Father Forgive Them

Father, forgive them, for they don’t know what they are doing. … Read more

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Where's the Belief?

You probably won’t remember Clara Peller by name, but anyone born before 1980 will certainly remember her for what she had to say. The silver-haired, four-foot, eleven-inch octogenarian… Read more

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Under Pressure

James 1:2-4 … Read more

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The Home Life

I enjoyed our recent exploration into what we can learn about how Jesus was raised through the norms of daily family life. What we have of the childhood of Jesus is very small indeed, and we are… Read more