Category Archives: Death

Dealing with the Death of a Loved One

A few people in our church have recently experienced the death of a loved one, so I wrote this article for them.  I pray it is a comfort to them and others in my church that may lose a loved … Continue reading

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No fear, except for the fear of God!

Matthew 10:27-28 says, “What you hear in a whisper, proclaim on the housetops.  Don’t fear those who kill the body but are not able to kill the soul; rather, fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body … Continue reading

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How Far Have We Fallen? And Is There Any Hope?

Here’s a brief picture of our country: A gunman massacres first graders in Newtown, Connecticut.   Every year over a million unborn babies are murdered in the US alone.  The number of suicides is on the rise.  And terrorism is still … Continue reading

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Do you have an evil heart?

  As you know on July 20, 2012 James Holmes killed 12 people in a theater in Aurora, Colorado and injured many others.  From our view point James Holmes is an evil man, and he is, but does that mean … Continue reading

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Why do I have these problems when Jesus promised me peace?

Easter is approaching and Easter means life, it means hope, it means peace, so why do I have these problems?  Put yourself in the disciple’s shoes for a moment. They have spent three years with Jesus and they saw miracle … Continue reading

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