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Category: Lead Story

God Has a Plan for You

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COVER STORY – PENTECOST
Our lives are constantly changing. Occasionally, those changes feel life-shattering. We move, change jobs, get sick, or lose a friend or family member; the list could go on. We wonder how we can continue, but God knows that His plan for us is not broken. God picks up the pieces of our broken lives Read More

Both Shepherd and Lamb

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COVER STORY – GOOD SHEPHERD
Jesus was many mutually exclusive things that, humanly speaking, He couldn’t be. He was the God of Sabaoth, and He was the Prince of Peace. He was Lord and Master, and He was the humble Servant. He was “true God, begotten of the Father from eternity,” and He was a mortal man Whose life Read More

Both Shepherd and Lamb

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Jesus was many mutually exclusive things that, humanly speaking, He couldn’t be. He was the God of Sabaoth, Read More

Risen with Christ!

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“Do you not know that as many of us as were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into His death? Therefore we were buried with Him through baptism into death, that just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life.”   (Romans 6:3-4) Baptists and others Read More

Butterflies, Jesus, and You

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LEAD STORY – TRANSFIGURATION
After six days Jesus took Peter, James and John with him and led them up a high mountain, where they were all alone. There he was transfigured before them.”  (Mark 9:2 NIV84) One of the wonders of the created world is the process of metamorphosis. When God called into Read More

Welcome to the Family

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“When they saw the star, they rejoiced with exceedingly great joy. And when they had come into the house, they saw the young Child with Mary His mother, and fell down and worshiped Him. And when they had opened their treasures, they presented gifts to Him: gold, frankincense, and myrrh.” (Matthew 2:10-11) The wise men, the three Read More

Resolutions Worthy of Resolve

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COVER STORY – NEW YEAR
Sometimes more is less and less is more. Consider the word resolve. The word mostly conjures up positive images. To resolve is to make a firm commitment to fix a problem or to fill a deficiency. From the same Latin root comes our word resolute—also basically positive. Someone who is Read More

Advent Is for Expectation

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COVER STORY – ADVENT
“It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas,”  as the old song goes. We see it all around us: lights and decorations, Christmas songs, Christmas shopping, and the planning of Christmas events. Even without a calendar, you would know that Christmas is coming soon. You may Read More
COVER STORY – END TIMES “But the day of the Lord will come as a thief in the night, in which the heavens will pass away with a great noise, and the elements will melt with fervent heat; both the earth and the works that are in it will be burned up.” (2 Peter 3:10) It’s general practice, when people visit the local food Read More

When you think of a priest, a lot of terrible news stories might come to mind.

Sins have become public and all too commonly connected with the word priest. This, however, is no modern issue. Even Aaron, whom God appointed as priest over the Israelites in the desert, failed to live up to his calling. He made a golden calf for the Read More