The tomb is not the end of the story

John 11: 32-38 When Mary came where Jesus was and saw Him, she knelt at His feet and said to Him, “Lord, if You had been here, my brother would not have died.”  When Jesus saw her weeping, and the Jews who came with her also weeping, He was greatly

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Why the stink eye?

Jesus said, “For the kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard. After agreeing with the laborers for the usual daily wage, he sent them into his vineyard. When he went out about nine o’clock, he saw others

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Vow Keeping

9/17/17 Ephesians 4:1-6 I therefore, the prisoner in the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of the calling to which you have been called,  with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, making every effort to maintain the unity of the Spirit in

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Out of the whirlwind

Suffice it to say, I am no meteorologist but here’s how this seems to happen. It starts out as a disturbance out there somewhere. Far way and not so much concern because it could sputter out. It could also heat up with little provocation. It hangs on. It grows. It

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You cannot decorate a foundation.

Matthew 7:24-27 Jesus said, “Everyone who hears these words of Mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who built his house on rock. The rain fell, the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house, but it did not fall, because it had

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A Four Letter Word

“A Four Letter Word” Sermon preached by the Rev. Dr. Heather Hartsell on Sunday, August 27, 2017. Matthew 16:13-20 13Now when Jesus came into the district of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that the Son of Man is?” 14And they said, “Some say John the

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God says life begins when one thinks life is over

Dieph Domingue is an international student from Haiti, majoring in Hospitality Management at Florida International University. He is the second child in a family of five, including an adopted brother. Previously, he attended Santa Rosa Junior College in CA, and Olympic College in Bremerton, WA. Dieph’s family lives in Haiti.

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