Category Archives: Discipleship

Crouching at the door

To ‘crouch’ means “to lower your body to the ground by bending your legs. Of an animal, it is to lie on the stomach close to the ground with the legs bent.” The whole idea is sneak up on a … Continue reading

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Obedience better than sacrifice

Sermon on 1 Samuel 15:1-25  I. God’s Command. 1-3“Then Samuel said to Saul, “The LORD sent me to anoint you as king over His people, over Israel; now therefore, listen to the words of the LORD. Thus says the LORD … Continue reading

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A Man and His Cap – A Spiritual Lesson?

                It’s been a good day with an early morning yard work project before a trip to town. A quick stop at Kenny’s Real Italian Water Ice for a flavorful cool drink, then … Continue reading

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You Gotta Get Your Feet Wet

“You’ve got to get your feet wet.”  I’ve heard this expression for as long as I can remember. I take it to mean one has to go beyond talking about it and actually doing it. To make any headway, you’ve … Continue reading

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USA’s 2nd Civil War

Geographic boundaries are not part of this civil war. There is no North vs. South. Some might argue color is expressed in this 2nd civil war. It isn’t like the first. There is no Gray vs. Blue in this struggle. … Continue reading

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The One Word Standing In Our Way

“Only God can judge me.” “Who are you to tell me what I can or can’t do?” “Mine your own business.” “You think you’re so good, just a ‘holier than thou’ religious fanatic.” These are only a drop in the … Continue reading

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Social Injustice: A Proper Response (And it’s not kneeling during the National Anthem)

Social injustice merits our attention. It cries out for protest and acknowledgment. Social injustice is not anything new to history. It has been with us throughout ages past and will be found in ages future but only until Almighty God, … Continue reading

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