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Part 3 of series: The Growing Church: A Bible Study in Ephesians 4 Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series Note: Of course I’m aware of the recent actions of the General Assembly, and am deeply concerned about […]

Not Peace, but a Sword READ Matthew 10:34-42  “Don’t imagine that I came to bring peace to the earth! I came not to bring peace, but a sword.”   Matthew 10:34 At first glance, we might recoil from this statement […]

First of all, let me be clear that I am not a doctor. (Well, okay, I have a Ph.D. But I’m not a medical doctor.) One should never take my medical advice too seriously. Second, let me add that I’m […]

Part 2 of series: The Growing Church: A Bible Study in Ephesians 4 Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series This is the second part of my address to the Presbyterians for Renewal breakfast at the General Assembly […]

Part 1 of series: The Growing Church: A Bible Study in Ephesians 4 Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series This is the first part of my address to the Presbyterians for Renewal breakfast at the General Assembly […]

Today I had the opportunity speak at the Presbyterians for Renewal (PFR) breakfast associated with the Presbyterian Church (USA) General Assembly in San Jose, California. This was a special privilege because I have such high regard for PFR and its […]

Part 16 of series: Choosing a Church: Some Recommendations Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series This will be my final post in this series on choosing a church. Of course I could always say more about this […]

Jesus Forgives Sins READ Matthew 9:1-8 Some people brought to him a paralyzed man on a mat. Seeing their faith, Jesus said to the paralyzed man, “Be encouraged, my child! Your sins are forgiven.” Matthew 9:2 It’s easy for us […]

Part 15 of series: Choosing a Church: Some Recommendations Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series Obviously, if you don’t have children, then this recommendation isn’t relevant to you. But many who are in the process of looking […]

Part 14 of series: Choosing a Church: Some Recommendations Permalink for this post / Permalink for this series If I had been approaching this series on choosing a church more systematically, as if I were writing a book rather than […]

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