Tag Archives: Gospel

More interested in helping people than evangelizing

Nobody minds when you help people. But all of hell objects when you proclaim the Name of Jesus. Continue reading

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You never know how God is going to work

The other night I shared a quote from Matt Chandler, pastor of the Village Church in Texas.  He said the preacher is not responsible for the response of the hearer, but only responsible to God for preaching the truth of … Continue reading

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Supply and demand – patio furniture sale in October

We act as if we will find people more receptive to a discounted, perverted, false gospel that says all people should be loved and celebrated just as they are with no need to change. Continue reading

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If you are going the way of your culture, you’re probably headed the wrong way.

This morning I was struck by a reading from Galatians.  God had previously revealed to Peter and Paul that Christ came to offer salvation to all people, Jews and Gentiles.  Not all of the old Jewish guard understood this yet, … Continue reading

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Shark Teeth are right there

    Yesterday I found a shark tooth at Myrtle Beach.  That’s not big news to the Decker family who is vacationing a couple hours north of us.  They posted on Facebook that they have found hundreds in the last few … Continue reading

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What if everyone in the church was like you?

Yesterday my wife Diane took some time in worship to share about Operation Christmas Child.  OCC is a project of Samaritan’s Purse.  Shoeboxes are filled with gifts by local churches and sent to warehouses throughout the United States.  In these … Continue reading

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Selfies, Selfie Sticks, and the Gospel – change

the church that Jesus began has never been about appealing to the masses and to the world around them…. until the American church today Continue reading

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