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Looking Unto Jesus

By James Thornton / last month

LOOKING UNTO JESUS By James L. Thornton Hebrews 12:2 “Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.” In Hebrews chapter 11 the writer has been […]


The Man At The Back Of The Line

By James Thornton / last month

The Man At The Back Of The Line We have all experienced having to go to the back of the line on many occasions while shopping, and sometimes at rush hour or during certain seasons, it seems that we will never get to the front of the line. In this study, we will take a […]


Where is your King?

By Ginger R / last month

Where is your king? Above the battlefield, two estranged brothers found themselves in a reprieve from the battle. They were both bloody, sweating, tired and out of breath. Brothers, they were but different paths they took, made them what they were; the brother of light and the brother of darkness. They watched from a distance […]


What Happens When You Die

By Phyllis Corbin / last month

What Happens When You Die? 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 The apostle Paul addresses the question, what is the fate of those who die “in Christ” before He returns? The believers in the Greek city of Thessalonica knew that Jesus has risen from the dead and alive and that He would return. They had been taught to […]


Standing Against All Odd

By Lynne Conley / a couple of months ago

Standing Against All Odds By: Lynne Conley The ‘’Major Prophets’’ were men that stood against evil in the Old Testament. The Major Prophets were men such as Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, and Daniel.  King Nebuchadnezzar was a king of the Babylonian Empire during that period of time. ‘’Children in whom was no blemish, but well-favored, and […]


Jonah – A Type Of Israel

By Phyllis Corbin / a couple of months ago

Jonah – A Type Of Israel (Jonah 3:1-2) I. Introduction A. Surprised, stunned and confused, Jonah sat on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea after he had been disgorged by the fish. 1. What would he do now? It wasn’t long before God would let him know. 2. Notice in our text – no sooner […]


Smarter Than The Teacher?

By Don Doran / a couple of months ago

Smarter Than The Teacher? Good morning! I hope you enjoy your weekend and have a wonderful time worshiping the Lord tomorrow. Isn’t it amazing how wise the brilliant minds of the world seem to be? Yet when it comes to things that really matter they come up short. “I have more understanding than all my […]


A Weighty Matter

By Debra Jones / a couple of months ago

God’s women come in all sizes and shapes with varying degrees of weight. I am so tired of seeing my fellow sisters striving to reach goals that are not only unhealthy for them but also unattainable and disproportionate to their height and frame. I believe we need to exercise and eat healthily, but let’s be […]


The Valley Is A Temporary Place

By James Thornton / a couple of months ago

The Valley Is A Temporary Place By, James L. Thornton Psalm 23:1. “The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. 2. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. 3. He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name’s sake. […]


Virtue Or Vice

By Sheri Boulet / a couple of months ago

Jesus was walking through a crowd, no doubt the throng “pressed” in to touch Him from all angles, but for a certain desperate woman in a hopeless situation, it was imperative that she reach Him and that His virtue reach her. And reach Him she did. (Mark 5:25-34 and Luke 8:43-48) Earlier in Luke, in […]

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