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Links to Make You Think

Here are this weeks links to make you think.Ever wonder about God’s sovereignty over salvation and His desire for all to be saved? John Piper has a new book out that deals with the will of God in salvation. Here is a good review of the book. This is a good article by Ligonier on why we come to while…

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The Evangelical Church’s Tower of Babel

Genesis 11:1-9 recounts the dispersement of families, tribes, and languages upon the earth. It tells of a people who tried to “reach” God by the building of a great tower. Despite God’s command for them to be “fruitful and multiply” (Gen 9:7) man tried to maintain and establish his own authority by remaining in one place (Gen 11:1-10).  As a…

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I Cannot be Punished, for Christ was Punished

Isaiah 53:6 All we like sheep have gone astray;we have turned—every one—to his own way;and the Lord has laid on himthe iniquity of us all. This is an excerpt from a sermon preached by Charles Spurgeon on June 10′ 1866 at the Metropolitan Tabernacle. The sermon was entitled, Sin Laid on Jesus. You can find the entire sermon here. I…

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Gay Christian

Links to Last Night’s Podcast

Here is the YouTube trailer of the upcoming documentary “Such Were Some Of You.” I played this at the opening of the podcast. I started the podcast out by reading a post by a former homosexual. This man was delivered from the sin of homosexuality by God’s amazing grace and mercy. He has been straight now for 34 years. In…

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Relevant Churches, Seeker Friendly

What is True Worship?

Emotion should be experienced in worship. Worship without emotion is not pleasing to God-Matthew 15:8 “‘This people honors me with their lips,but their heart is far from me; However, the Word of God should drive our worship. Two elements of true worship Worship without truth is not true worship. Jesus made it clear that the Word of God is what…

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links to make you think

Links to Make You Think

  The first link is by Paul Tripp from the Liberate blog entitled If God Weren’t Angry. I promise, this post is not what you think.   Is the Christian Life More Like Colorado or Nebraska? In other words, is the normal, average Christian Life always filled with wonderful religious experiences, or is it just day to day?   Good…

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The Cup of Wrath: A Sermon

This is a sermon I preached at Capital City Rescue Mission on July 19, 2014.   Matthew 26:36-46 Then Jesus went with them to a place called Gethsemane, and he said to his disciples, “Sit here, while I go over there and pray.” And taking with him Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, he began to be sorrowful and…

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The Free Garments of Righteousness

  You and I come into this world clothed in filthy garments, the garments of sin. With these garments on we will never be able to enter through the gates of heaven, for only those who’s garments are spotless may enter. But Christ offers us an exchange. He is wearing spotless garments, white as snow, and He offers a trade,…

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Who Pastors the Pastor?

Whether you attend a large church or a small church you’ve probably gone to your pastor for advice. Pastors deal with people’s problems, anxieties, and “issues” on a daily basis. They are privy (not necessarily in a good way) to the ugly side of human nature. They carry with them a burden day in and day out of peoples’ scars…

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Joyce Meyer, Word of Faith

6 Reasons You Should Stop Listening to Joyce Meyer

Popular author and teacher Joyce Meyer has said some shocking things in some of her sermons and teachings. Many of those who listen to her have never heard her make any of the claims that I’m about to show you. These are clips that I have put together and uploaded to YouTube to show that I hope would cause any…

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