Call to Missions

Recently, our Missions Board attended a training with the CMA, to give us a greater understanding of all our denomination is doing worldwide and how we can participate in the furtherance of the gospel to all nations. In the coming weeks, I want to inform you of the what missions is, what the Word says…

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The Hope That Moms Don’t Need

The Hope That Moms Don’t Need  Maggie Combs                        “It will get easier.” “You’re doing the hardest job in the world, but it’s a noble calling.” “This is only a season.” If you’re a mom, you’ve heard these words, and encouragements like them, over and…

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What is the Bible

Our Great Purpose

“But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for God’s own possession, so that you may proclaim the excellencies of Him who has called you out of darkness into His marvelous light” (I Peter 2:9). One of mankind’s great searches is the search for significance, the search for purpose,…

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Five Truths About the Resurrection of Jesus

Five Truths About the Resurrection of Jesus Article by Joseph Scheumann Guest Contributor The resurrection of Jesus is foundational to the Christian faith, and yet, oftentimes, we only give it real thought around the Easter season. But the resurrection of Jesus is so important that Paul writes, “If Christ has not been raised, your faith is…

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Necessary Rest

“And Jesus said to them, ‘Come away by yourselves to a desolate place and rest awhile.’ For many were coming and going, and they had no leisure, even to eat’” (Mark 6:31). Since none of us are super men or super women, the daily responsibilities of life cause weariness of both body and mind. Even…

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Prayer for Beginners

Prayer for Beginners Article by Marshall Segal Staff writer, desiringGod.org How’s your prayer life? It’s a simple question, but it can be tough to answer. Literally it sounds like, “How has your talking to God been lately?” Emotionally it might feel like, “Sum up your relationship with God at this point in your life.” Bible…

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Old Testament Riches

“Now these things happened to them as an example, but they were written down for our instruction” (I Corinthians 10:11). For several years now, my daily Bible reading has consisted of 2-3 chapters of the Old Testament, 2-3 chapters of the New Testament, 2-3 Psalms, and a Proverb. Something that has surprised me is that…

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Are You Pretending to Be Happy?

Are You Pretending to Be Happy? Article by Marshall Segal Staff writer, desiringGod.org Walk through any bookstore in America, and you might think we have the corner on happiness. Cover after cover promises some secret to new or deeper contentment, each selling tens of thousands of copies. Habits, relationships, food, forgiveness, work, exercise, minimalism — you…

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