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Quote of the Day: Battling Doubt…Or Rebellion?

“People try to persuade us that the objections to Christianity spring from doubt. That is a complete misunderstanding. The objections against Christianity spring from insubordination, the dislike of obedience, rebellion against all authority. As a result people have hitherto been … Continue reading

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Grace in the Old Testament?

Grace. To a lot of people, this was a new concept introduced by Jesus. It wasn’t. As he said in John 5:19, his own acts of grace and mercy were rooted in what he’d watched the Father do from the beginning. … Continue reading

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5 Classic Hymns You’ll have to “Pry from My Cold Dead Fingers” #4

Past posts in this series: 5 Classic Hymns You’ll have to “Pry from My Cold Dead Fingers” #1 5 Classic Hymns You’ll have to “Pry from My Cold Dead Fingers” #2 5 Classic Hymns You’ll have to “Pry from My … Continue reading

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The Forgiveness of God

“As far as the east is from the west, so far has he removed our transgressions from us.” – Psalm 103:12 In reading the Gospels, one cannot help being awed by the miracles of Jesus Christ. As was reported to John … Continue reading

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You were created for community.

A great clip on the importance of community. My favorite stat: “It is literally true. Unfriendly people are snottier than unfriendly people.” John Ortberg, referring to an article Journal of the AMA that found that friendly, relationally connected people fought … Continue reading

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5 Classic Hymns You’ll have to “Pry from My Cold Dead Fingers” #3

He is one of Charles Dickens’s most remembered characters, though hardly the most loved. His pre-transformation portrait likely hung over the Grinch’s mantle. He was gruff, selfish, and downright ornery. His name was one whose irony is likely lost on … Continue reading

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Capital District Christian Conference Keynote: The Worship-Centered Life

Description: “Listen to James Glasscock discuss the fourth focus represented in our acronym G.R.O.W. as he explains what it means to live a worship-focused life. This was given at the Captial District Christian Conference which took place at the Clifton … Continue reading

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