Apr 24 2014

Mustard Seeds: Fight Church: Christian Fight Club? (Movie Review)

Director Bryan Storkel, the man behind Strictly Background and Holy Rollers, delivers another rocking documentary, this time exploring the world of Christians promoting MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) and using it as a vehicle for personal and community transformation. After a successful Kickstarter campaign, … Continue reading

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Apr 24 2014

Sunday's Child: Reflection on readings for April 24

It is good to give thanks to the Lord,to sing praises to your name, O Most High;to declare your steadfast love in the morning,and your faithfulness by night(Psalm 92:1-2)Judges 2:10-3:31Their ancestors had known slavery and freedom, had suffered a long…

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Apr 24 2014

SOUND BITES: Something to chew on that is good for the soul™: THE TOMB IS EMPTY

A number of years ago retired U.M. Bishop Don Ott was the guest preacher at our Easter services. In his closing benediction he related the story about a pastor who was giving a children’s sermon on Easter Sunday. The pastor asked the children what it m…

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Apr 24 2014

coffee-conversation-Jesus: “If You Believe…”

I’m unapologetically still in the afterglow of Resurrection Sunday! I love it! Resurrection defines the entirety of the Christian life for me; I think I’ve always felt that way. There’s just something about it that stirs the imagination, settles the soul, and lifts the spirit. The resurrection of Jesus Christ is far more than just…

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Apr 24 2014

This Day With God: Praise Him Everywhere

God is to be praised in heaven and on earth as explained in Psalm 150. We can praise Him according to His exceeding greatness with a full orchestra of musical instruments. Here’s a video: Phillip Phillips – Home (Piano/Cello Cover) – … Continue reading

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Apr 24 2014

Allan R. Bevere: Forty Days of Lent? What About the Fifty Days of Easter?

One thing I have noticed as a Protestant whose tradition observes the forty days Lent. We don’t seem to be very good at observing the fifty days of the Easter season. Yes, we pull out all the stops in worship on Easter Sunday, but then we seem to …

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