Archive for July 2015

“Where Are the Men?”

The Apostle Paul wrote in 1 Corinthians 13:11, “When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things.” I believe that the Corinthian Church had the same issue as we have today, they had…

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“Sometimes You Win and Sometimes…”

Recently while watching an episode of “The Andy Griffith Show,” we witnessed something that is not popular in our society. Opie was training for a race sponsored by the sheriff’s office and in doing so Deputy Barney Fife really pumped Opie up convincing him that if he trained really hard that he “would” win the…

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“What Are You Skilled In?” Part 2

Now let me say what I’m not saying. We’re not saying that we are to strive to be the best singer in church! As a matter of fact, the average person sitting on the pew, including this preacher, cannot sing very well at all, IF at all. HOWEVER, this is not a viable excuse to…

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“What Are You Skilled In?” Part 1

Many today come from the school of thought that God is pleased with any effort, so long as we give our best. I believe this to be right, but also a bit wrong. On one hand, I do believe God is pleased with effort, but I do not believe he is pleased with just any…

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“Is There Not A Cause?” Part 2 of 2

How many sit moping, meandering about, going through the motions, blaming others, all the while professing to be indwelt by the Holy Spirit of God? How many walk to and fro fretting over things that are beyond their control, who profess to be born again, yet doing nothing for the glory of Christ? How many…

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“Is There Not A Cause?” Part 1 of 2

A quick search on the Internet reveals multiple causes for the individual to give to, such as: Locks of Love, St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital, Ronald McDonald House, Shriner’s, Make A Wish Foundation, Christian’s Children Fund, The Animal Welfare Cause and etc. We could go on and on, but there are, too many to list.…

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