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Jesus Can Change Who We Are

Posted by Tim McConnell on

When I was a kid, I turned up my nose at tomatoes. They made me nauseated. I was so delighted when I had an allergy test and they said there was a “slight, possible reaction” on the tomato square. I held on to that every time a tomato was headed my way! But it didn’t seem to...

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Life Groups Can Be a Lifeline

Posted by Tim McConnell on

We want to invite you to try Life Groups. There’s a saying floating around in church leadership: “We learn in lines, but we grow in circles.” I think there’s some truth to that. We learn sitting in worship and in large classes, but so much of our growth as a disciple...

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Where We Go, the Lord Is There

Posted by Tim McConnell on

Fifty years ago, the world was gathered around televisions and radios, watching and listening as two American men bounced around on the surface of the moon. Apollo 11 successfully landed the lunar module on July 20, 1969. Commander Neil Armstrong and Pilot Buzz Aldrin touched down in the lander...

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Encouraging Talk Set for Monday

Posted by Tim McConnell on

This week, a friend in the church sent me a link to yet another report indicating a decline in Christian faith in the United States over the last 10 years. It is generally understood among pastors that it’s a hard time to grow a church. The vast majority of churches are shrinking, some are...

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Good Questions Provoke Curiosity

Posted by Jennifer Holz on

We are off and running into our new sermon series, Great Question. Jesus asked lots of questions of those around Him. In fact, He seemed much more interested in asking questions than giving answers. In the Gospels, Jesus is asked 183 questions. He answers three of them, and asks 307 questions...

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Great Questions

Posted by John Goodale on

To this day, I can still remember where I was and what I was doing when a woman I was dating at the time asked me the question: “Where do you see this relationship heading?” (I must have answered it OK, because she’s been married to me for 28 years!) Questions can lead to...

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