Pastor’s Blog

Grandparenting is the Second Chance of Life

Someone said, “If I had known being a grandparent would be so much fun, I would have done that first.”  We all enter parenthood with the lofty goal of not making the same mistakes our parents made, only to discover that we make new mistakes of our […]

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Grace is the Pardon of Life

Grace is God’s amazing, unlimited, unmerited favor.  His grace pardons our transgressions.  John Newton composed one of the most popular hymns ever written.  He wrote, “Amazing grace how sweet the sound that saved a wretch like me.  I once was lost, but now I’m found.    I was […]

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Gossip is the Slander of Life

Truth that is designed for injury is gossip.  The root word for slander is diabolos, which is the same word that is used for devil.  When you slander someone who is in covenant with God, you are in “double trouble” because you set yourself against God.  You […]

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Goodness is the Gateway of Life

You may be of the opinion that if you are good enough you can enter Heaven. The truth is, it has nothing to do with your goodness at all.  It is God who is good.  Someone said, “If you take God out of good, you are left […]

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God’s Thoughts are the Contradiction of Life

God’s ways do not always make sense to the carnal mind because they contradict the world’s system of thinking.  Let me illustrate by reminding you of some biblical principles Christ taught: You have to plant to reap; that is the seedtime harvest principle. You have to serve […]

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Giving is the Source of Life

Did you know that you are never more like God than when you give? God is never selfish.  “For God so loved the world, that He ‘gave’ His only Son.” John 3:16.  Giving is the source of life.  When it looks like your resources are drying up, […]

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Gentleness is the Tenderness of Life

Gentleness is a polite, gracious, considerate act of kindness that is born out of compassion.  It is a language that doesn’t need a vocabulary.  It is spoken with a touch and expressed by a kind deed.  It is the gift everyone can afford and requires the least […]

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Generosity is the Unselfishness of Life

Many think the opposite of love is hate, but I believe the opposite of love is selfishness. Proverbs 6:16 lists seven things God hates.  God hates sin and what it does to His children, but you will never find a reference where God was or is selfish. […]

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The Fruit of the Spirit is the Model of Life

The fruit of the Spirit reveals nine characteristics that describe the model Christian. Each fruit begins with love.  These ingredients produce a happy, well-adjusted, spiritually mature person.  It is the evidence of the Holy Spirit transforming your natural temperament into the image and personality of Christ. The […]

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Friendship is the Network of Life

Have you ever heard the phrase, “It is not what you know, but who you know that counts?” The wealth of the richest people in the world cannot be calculated by the huge amounts of money in their bank accounts, or the accumulation of their expensive possessions, […]

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