CHRISTMAS HAPPENED–PROVING THINGS ABOUT GOD THAT THIS GENERATION DESPERATELY NEEDS TO KNOW
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CHRISTMAS HAPPENED–PROVING THINGS ABOUT GOD THAT THIS GENERATION DESPERATELY NEEDS TO KNOW

Christmas brings hope…tangible, life-changing hope. Our world sorely needs it.  The historical facts of Christ’s birth can show us things about God of which every generation needs to be reminded.  It is no secret that people today are abandoning values unquestioned by previous generations.  American youth are growing up amidst a crisis of truth, a…

The Woman who is Responsible for Thanksgiving
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The Woman who is Responsible for Thanksgiving

While most Americans probably have no idea who she was, Sarah Josepha Hale (1788-1879) can be seen as the mother of our modern Thanksgiving celebration.  In 1864, the Newport, New Hampshire native had become the “editress” of a respected publication known as Godey’s Lady’s Book.  In her prominent position, the young widow and mother of…

God loves Palestinians just as much as He loves people of every ethnicity and nation
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God loves Palestinians just as much as He loves people of every ethnicity and nation

During these infamous days in Israel, the eagerness to make sense of things by rushing to conclusions and judgements must be tempered with some fundamentals that do not change regardless of events. First, even as the world witnesses the terror and pain in Israel inflicted by Hamas, we must remember God loves the Palestinians. Second,…

America must repent — before it’s too late
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America must repent — before it’s too late

You know God is powerfully present in a service when people come to the altar, not just to throw themselves before the Divine Lawgiver for mercy but also before local law enforcement. It was a small town in Illinois — a Friday night service as we were nearing the end of our “50 states in…

Do Christians have to follow the Old Testament law?
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Do Christians have to follow the Old Testament law?

Though God’s law never passes away, and all must be fulfilled, Jesus came to fulfill the law for us (Romans 8:3-4). Only in Him can the righteous requirement of the law be fulfilled. The law was like a mirror that shows us how incredibly short we fall. That’s what the gospel is all about—the reality that Jesus…

Bible Facts About the Trinity – Part Two
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Bible Facts About the Trinity – Part Two

Let’s dig deeper into God’s Word together. As believers, we know that God’s Word is “living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit” (Hebrews 4:12). The doctrine of The Trinity is often misunderstood, yet the Bible brings clarity to its meaning and application in our…