Category Archives: Freedom

What rules your heart?

Many of us look over the fence every day at someone else and wish we were more like them because we think they’ve found life. No matter who you are, no matter where you are, and no matter your gender … Continue reading

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How to love, care for, and help the “professional victim”

By:  Rick Thomas Let’s call her Amie. It really doesn’t matter who she is. I’m not writing about any specific person. I suppose I’m writing about all of us. It’s so easy for us to play the victim card.[1] Let … Continue reading

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Why Am I Getting My Certification in Biblical Counseling?

The Lord has led me to get my Certification in Biblical Counseling.  As you know I have been a pastor for many years and I’ve received training in the Bible, Theology, Greek, Christian Education, Preaching, Pastoral Ministry, Creationism, Apologetics, and … Continue reading

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No Middle Ground

By:  Pastor Douglas Graham Matthew 12:28-30 says, “If I drive out demons by the Spirit of God, then the kingdom of God has come to you.  How can someone enter a strong man’s house and steal his possessions unless he … Continue reading

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Beauty of the Cross – video

Awesome video about the Gospel! The words are powerful!  Enjoy!  Click on the link below to watch: http://youtu.be/pze4kMuvcfk  

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It’s All About Jesus

Sermon by:  Pastor Douglas Graham March 17, 2013. “It’s All About Jesus” Matt. 12:14-21.   –   42 minutes. http://madetofish.com/sermonmanager.php?sermonID=45793& 9 Characteristics of Jesus, and how we can be more like Him!    

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The Fear of Man vs. the Fear of God

By:  Douglas Graham Matthew 12:14-15 says, “But the Pharisees went out and conspired against him, how to destroy him.  Jesus, aware of this, withdrew from there.  And many followed him, and he healed them all.” Jesus didn’t have the fear … Continue reading

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