Articles and Devotional Thoughts Archives


Prayer perennials
Monday, July 17th, 2017 at 9:00am

Church bulletin There are so many needs to bring to God in prayer – personal needs; church needs; the needs of family and friends. Sometimes…
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Should we therefore continue in sin?
Sunday, July 2nd, 2017 at 9:23pm

Church bulletin Why doesn’t God just take away my desire for sin? Life would be so much easier. It gets tiring dealing with temptation. As…
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Numbers
Sunday, June 18th, 2017 at 2:12pm

 Church bulletin It’s often said that churches shouldn’t get caught up in the numbers game. The life of a healthy church involves much more than…
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A life of thankfulness
Sunday, June 4th, 2017 at 2:25pm

Church bulletin James 1:17, “Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom there…
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Fun with fiction
Friday, May 26th, 2017 at 4:17pm

Church bulletin Novels get a bad rap from some Christians. While we ought to plumb the depths of scripture, I think it is also beneficial to…
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Why we will never cease from singing the hymns of yesteryear
Sunday, May 7th, 2017 at 10:28pm

Church bulletin For many Christians, hymns older than about 30 years are relics belonging to a bygone era. Sure they have sentimental value suitable for…
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All sin is sin but not all sin is the same
Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 2:27pm

Church bulletin In much of the recent discussion concerning the Bible and sexuality it is frequently asserted that homosexual lust is just as sinful as…
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What’s in your bag?
Friday, April 14th, 2017 at 12:35pm

Church bulletin The other week I came across the Amoeba Music website. Amoeba Music which is based in Los Angeles is the biggest second hand…
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Common grace
Saturday, April 1st, 2017 at 7:33pm

Church bulletin I have just finished reading a diatribe against the doctrine of common grace. The concept causes some Christians to get a bit hot…
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Children – a blessing or a curse?
Sunday, March 19th, 2017 at 10:07pm

Church Bulletin I was talking to an older Christian the other day who said they could understand people choosing not to have children. They acknowledged…
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