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Grace Assembly Restart for C-19 – May 17th, 2020 – Phase1

A shortened service No child care or Sunday School Classes No common meal No Coffee Bar area Chairs are spaced appropriately Exercise basic CDC hygiene protocols, hand washing, respect for space. Anyone with a fever, must stay home. Mask are not required, but may be worn Those...
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Tragedy and Our Response

UPDATE: This article was written after the shootings in Texas on November 5th, 2017. This article can also be applied to the recent school shootings in Florida, though it’s focus is how people have reacted on social media. This article, in no way, wants to negate the...
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What Makes a Nation Great?

What makes a nation great? The goal of every Presidential election is the hope for National greatness, improvement in health, able employment, wealth, national security, secure marriages and families, the elimination of violence, addictions, criminality, so that we have...
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My Tervis Theology

My Tervis and I have become quite the identity.  We are not seen apart too often.   It’s difficult to find me without my UVA Tervis.   In fact most Americans these days will sport their favorite Tervis or Coffee mug, like they would their favorite coat or their recent cell...
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Let the Lion Loose!

Not long ago I was asked by a church board to comment on an interesting question. How does the Gospel become contemporary to the current culture without losing its power? I am tempted to answer this question in simplistic terms. However, this type of answer might be perceived as...
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Jesus Response to Cruelty and Tragedy

Luke 13:1 There were some present at that very time who told him about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices. Luke 13:2 And he answered them, “Do you think that these Galileans were worse sinners than all the other Galileans, because they...
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Carried to the Table of the King

1.  Mephibosheth’s name means “shameful thing”. He had nothing to offer– 2 Sam. 9:8           *We are all unclean things, sinners with nothing to offer. Isa. 64:6; Rom. 3:10-18  Mephibosheth was born a fugitive from David; he was from the defeated family of             King Saul...
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Controlled Passion – Part 1

1Th 4:1 Finally, then, brothers, we ask and urge you in the Lord Jesus, that as you received from us how you ought to walk and to please God, just as you are doing, that you do so more and more. 1Th 4:2 For you know what instructions we gave you through the Lord Jesus. 1Th 4:3...
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Proverbs 31:10 – 11 The Value of an Excellent Wife

Pro 31:10 An excellent wife who can find? She is far more precious than jewels. Pro 31:11 The heart of her husband trusts in her, and he will have no lack of gain The reality is that the virtuous woman described in the next 19 verses is not a cheap or easy find. Likewise, where...
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Proverbs 29:25 The Fear of Man

Do we care what others think of us? It is a dangerous trap! We can be pushed into sin by fearing others. If we let them affect decisions, we will be tempted to compromise. We need to trust in God and His word only, and we will be safe (Proverbs 18:10; Ps 119:128). Fearing man is...
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