Monthly Archives: January 2010

The Word of God

This past Saturday I had the chance to enter again upon the work of ministering to men in a small group. This has been my heart for a long time and was a big part of my ministry back in … Continue reading

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Called to His Kingdom and Glory!

It was a very interesting truth that we looked at today as we continued on in the second chapter of 1 Thessalonians. As the Apostle Paul charged them to “Walk Worthy” of God he qualified that as “the God who … Continue reading

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The Exhortation!

   Looking once more at the second chapter of 1 Thessalonians we see that as the Apostle moves from encouragement to instruction he continues to call them back to his own example as a pattern for godly behavior.  1 Thessalonians … Continue reading

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Example to the Examples

   After looking at the first chapter of the first letter to the Thessalonians and seeing the Apostle Paul’s Encouragement and Commendation we now turn to his instruction to them (1 Thessalonians 2:1-9).    Paul’s first instruction is to this … Continue reading

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Excited and Expectant!

Well we are back for our third helping of 1 Thessalonians 1. Looking at 1 Thessalonians as a “Good Church” in the New Testament is proving to be an encouragement to our church. In the first chapter we have seen … Continue reading

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The Doctrine of Confidence and Consolation (a.k.a. Understanding Election)

OOOOOOOH that thorny doctrine of ELECTION. Nobody likes to talk about it except those people who seem only to talk about it. Does it seem odd to you that I would entitle this post / sermon The Doctrine of Confidence … Continue reading

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The Prodigal’s Happy Providence

Well it has been a few months since I had the opportunity to preach at a Rescue Mission. Last Wednesday night I got to go to the Lima Rescue Mission for the first time. The Lord laid on my heart … Continue reading

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