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From the devotional "Morning and Evening" by Charles Haddon Spurgeon. “Pray for One Another.” James 5:16 Be encouraged to cheerfully offer intercessory prayer, by remembering that such prayer is the sweetest God ever hears. The prayer of Christ is of this character....
Boasting in the Cross
Fruit of the Spirit - How We Grow
How Can You Tell if a Church Is Gospel-Centered? Start with the Pulpit. YANCEY ARRINGTON The tagline “gospel-centered” has become commonplace in the church-planting world. In many ways, this is a good thing. But we do well to ask: What exactly does the phrase...
In Colossians 3:16, the Apostle Paul exhorts us with these words, “Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with thankfulness in your hearts to God.” As a...
Your Church Needs You This Sunday Two Prayers to Prepare for Worship Article by Sam Allberry Guest Contributor A pastor once shared with me how he often really feels when he heads into church on a Sunday: he wishes he was doing something else. He was quick to point...
This past Sunday, I heard one of the most profound sermons that I have ever heard on the Golden Rule from Luke 6:31, “Treat others the same way you want them to treat you.” That passage in the Message is rendered like this, “Ask yourself what you want other people to...
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Christmas Demands a Reaction
A Christmas Card from Jesus