Monthly Archives: November 2010

Five Gardens

Oh my! Remember, we said it was Rob preaching on Sunday… you know how there is always such a LOT in his sermons! It’ll be tricky to pick and choose over our notes… He set the scene for three different … Continue reading

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“…when He could do something about it…”

Less than four weeks to Christmas, and The Mom hasn’t even… made a gift list, let alone started shopping; started the Christmas letter; signed/addressed a single card… So, guess what’s happening today? At least most of the decorating and baking … Continue reading

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HOPE lights up the darkness.

First Sunday of Advent–YAAAAY!!!! It began at church this morning, rather appropriately, with a sermon to inspire one to repentance. We’re starting on a series called (something like) "The Genesis of Advent", which will be studying a sort of "Jesus … Continue reading

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Relax–careless in the care of God!

Found some really neat scripture for you this morning. "Look at the birds, free and unfettered, not tied down to a job description, careless in the care of God. And you count far more to him than birds… If God … Continue reading

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Does anything ever happen, that hasn’t happened already?

Maybe part of the reason we have so little to say here these days (besides sermon notes, etc.), is because we’ve been reading archives (for the purpose of properly tagging old posts) and realize that we just keep talking about … Continue reading

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Look out!!!

OY! Christmas seems to have "snuck up" more this year than ever before! And we’re back to the "I-have-no-idea-what-to-say-for-the-Christmas-letter" again. The guys have LOTS to talk about, but you can tell from here that we really don’t have much at … Continue reading

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the only thing you need to be Confident

Craig preached a great sermon on Sunday, as usual. It was all about how/why we can be confident, finishing off our series in 1 John. He introduced the subject by pointing out how little confidence we have in people today–not … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY ALEX!!!

This is the guy from the picture you saw a few weeks ago, with the look on his face that said "trouble". The year he was born, he certainly added that extra "ambience" to our Christmas–bringing the First Christmas to … Continue reading

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Burned out on religion?… learn to live freely and lightly.

I’m quite sure we’ve posted this one before, maybe even more than once. But it’s so. good."Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you … Continue reading

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Coincidence? Fabrication?

Unbelievable I know, but we’re actually going to do The Case for Christ for two days in a row!! So, the first question/challenge Strobel puts to Lapides about the Old Testament prophecies concerning the coming Messiah, is about coincidence. Perhaps … Continue reading

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