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When Evil Men Reign 2/10/13

The following is a transcript of the sermon When Evil Men Reign  preached at Albemarle Reformed Church on Sunday, February 10, 2013The saga of Gideon’s family continues. Gideon is dead, his sons are grown, a nation is turned back to idolatry, and a brother is hell-bent on coming to power at all costs. It sounds as if it were the…

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Gideon’s Snare: A Lesson in Theocracy of the Soul 2/06/13

This is the transcript of the sermon I preached on February 2,2013 at Albemarle Reformed Church. Chapter 8 of Judges introduces us to two last episodes of Gideon’s life: His final defeat of the Midianite oppressors and his spiritual defeat! Though greatly used of God to deliver Israel and an exhibitor of great faith in the face of immeasurable odds,…

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What Did the Early Church Fathers Think About Abortion? Steven Long 2/03/13

Barnabas (AD 100 – 1st-2nd century) The way of light, then, is as follows. If any one desires to travel to the appointed place, he must be zealous in his works…Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord in vain. Thou shalt love thy neighbour more than thine own soul.Thou shalt not slay the child by procuring abortion; nor, again,…

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