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MIDWEEK MINUTE (10/9/19): “IF” IS A VERY BIG WORD

When WE Choose to follow Jesus down the hard road, we have to realize that it’s not because we have been COMMANDED to follow Him, but because we CHOOSE to follow Him. So, since we are accountable for that decision, wouldn’t it make sense to FOLLOW HIM WELL?

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MIDWEEK MINUTE (9/11/19): EYE ON THE PRIZE

Sadly, it takes events like 9/11 to remind people that LIFE DOESN’T END HERE. Hope doesn’t end here. There is a better way than being stuck here. If we want to see past the brokenness, see past the hurt and the pain, and see past the challenges of this world, then we have to look no further than Jesus Christ, the One who holds our eternal future in His hands.

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MIDWEEK MINUTE (8/28/19): Here Today, Gone Tomorrow

What we DO here Matters for Eternity. Let me say that again… what we do HERE matters for eternity. It is simply not “good enough” for a follower of Jesus Christ to run through life with reckless abandon and “eat, drink, and be merry, because tomorrow we’ll die anyway”!

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MIDWEEK MINUTE (8/7/19): OUR FATHER’S CHILDREN

Why is it that the older we get, we begin to UNLEARN the Blind Faith that we had in our parents? We begin to challenge and rebel against their directions and their judgments? We start to call our parents, “stupid,” “outdated,” or “wrong.” What happened to this RELATIONSHIP OF TRUST that had once upon a time made us so safe, secure, and happy?

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MIDWEEK MINUTE (7/31/19): IGNORED

How busy or wrongly focused must we be to IGNORE JESUS in our daily lives? We might go to church on Sundays, but once we leave the service, it’s back to our lives of comforting ignorance, as we GIVE OURSELVES PERMISSION to IGNORE God’s hand in our lives.

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MIDWEEK MINUTE (7/24/19): MESMERIZED

I must confess to you that I’m not always Mesmerized by Jesus, by my Savior. When living my day-to-day life in Christ, I realize that I often take my relationship with Jesus for granted. Like it’s on auto-pilot. And you know what?… that’s just unacceptable!

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