Category Archives: prayer

“THE POWER OF PRAYER”

The Christian community is excited about the Kendrick brothers’ new movie, “War Room.”  The movie highlights the power of prayer.  I read this week in Facts and Trends about prayer connecting us to God.  Here are some keys to becoming … Continue reading

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“ITS NOT JUST ABOUT NICKELS AND NOSES”

      We live in a day in which many church attendees are foregoing small-group Bible study, a.k.a. Sunday School.  Many so-called growing churches are giving in to the desire of individuals who want to spend an hour with … Continue reading

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THE POWER OF FORGIVENESS

Inspirational speaker and author Andy Andrews tells of a misunderstanding he once had with the late comedian, Bob Hope.  The two had worked together on several projects.  While doing a television program, Andy made reference to Hope’s age and how … Continue reading

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“THEY ARE US”

You probably think you don’t know them, but you do. They are our brothers and sisters in Christ. They are among the thousands of Christians around the world who have recently been killed, tortured, imprisoned, or otherwise persecuted for their … Continue reading

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“HERE’S HOPE!”

The phrase “Here’s Hope” is the theme for our church’s Bible Conference, June 7-8. But it is more than a theme. It should be what is on our lips. Our three guest speakers are all going to address how to … Continue reading

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“HAS FACEBOOK BECOME YOUR BIBLE?”

On its 10th birthday, Facebook statistics revealed the social network had more than 143 million daily users in the United States and Canada. A CBS News poll found there are 40 million daily Bible readers in those two countries. This … Continue reading

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“READ THE WORDS AGAIN”

Most of us have sung the old hymn, “What A Friend We Have In Jesus.” But as is the case with so many, this grand old hymn has a story behind it. Joseph Scriven (1819-86) wanted to have a military … Continue reading

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