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THE TRUTH!!!

John writes “the truth will set you free” (John 8:32). And he adds later with a quote from Jesus, “I am the …truth…” John 14:16. As an “overcomer” through Jesus I am reminded of the days in my addiction when I willingly lived a lie. An addict creates a reality that allows him or her t
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you rock

With God All Things Are Possible…

A few days ago I attended the chapel service at the Asbury Theological Seminary in Orlando. It was an honor to be there. The speaker was Michael Beck. Michael had been elected by his fellow graduates to preach the final chapel service of the 2015 term. He will be receiving his Master’
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He Has Risen!

HE HAS RISEN!!! He could only come forth from the grave due to the fact that He had been put to death at the hands of the angry mob. But I remind you He gave His life they really did not take it from Him. The greatest event in the history of man took place in the Garden of Gethsemane.
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glory

To God be the Glory!!!

Christian 12 Step’s annual celebration banquet was a night of worship and praise. God is so good to us. We burned the note on the building. We are debt free. However , that was not the highlight of the evening. With more than 150 in attendance we were witnesses to numerous miracles of
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LOVE, REALLY?

“The one who does not love does not know God, for God is love.” (1 John 4:8) That is some strong words.   Let me try to put that in my vernacular. “If you don’t know God you don’t know how to love and if you know God you are going to show genuine love because God is love.”
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God is good all the time…

  God is good all the time… …all the time God is good!!!   Do you remember one of the first prayers we learned as kids? “God is great, God is GOOD, let us thank Him for our food. By His hands we all are fed. Give us Lord, our daily bread. Amen.” Then we were introduced to the son
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Happy New Year

Happy New Year.  2015 is here.  As I review events of the past 12 months I am challenged to make 2015 twelve months of serving the Bethlehem Baby who went to the Cross, came out of the tomb and became my living Redeemer.  Jesus makes all the difference in the world. Jesus turns sadnes
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The Miracle of Christmas

Christmas is here and we are asking what can I give to the people on my gift list? The greatest gift was given to us on the day Jesus Christ was born. He in turn has given us the greatest gift. He has given us salvation. Let me share with you the gift He gives that is often overlooked
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THANKSGIVING…GIVING THANKS…

…THANKS…..GIVING…  two words combined to identify a holiday that is celebrated throughout our great USA.   I am confident that a heart of gratitude makes the difference in a person’s attitude and in his or her relationship to others. Perhaps we should have named the holiday …GIVING…TH
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