The Power of Prejudice: When Seeing Isn’t Believing
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The Power of Prejudice: When Seeing Isn’t Believing

Lynn Poling - August 29, 2019

I found myself on the wrong end of entrenched preconceptions. The woman was shouting, unwilling to hear my words. I wasn’t quite sure what to do in…

Heaven Is Multicultural
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Heaven Is Multicultural

Allison Mitchell - August 29, 2019

In the previous article, we found, based on several instances in Scripture, that we will know each other in Heaven. What a joyous thought! But we won’t…

Will We Know Each Other In Heaven?
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Will We Know Each Other In Heaven?

Allison Mitchell - July 31, 2019

We spent some time discussing the fact that we will have work to do and specific responsibilities in Heaven. Since that is so, will we be real,…

I’m Sick Of Romans 8:28
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I’m Sick Of Romans 8:28

Allison Mitchell - July 31, 2019

If one more well-meaning Christian quotes Romans 8:28 to me, he or she might get throat-punched.” As raw as that statement is, that’s exactly how I felt…

Your Job in Heaven Is Exactly What You Were Created To Do
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Your Job in Heaven Is Exactly What You Were Created To Do

Allison Mitchell - July 29, 2019

As previously discussed, we who are believers in Christ will have work to do in His coming Kingdom. For some of us more inquisitive types, that raises…

Heaven Is Not a Retirement Home
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Heaven Is Not a Retirement Home

Allison Mitchell - July 29, 2019

Last school year, I had the privilege of teaching Bible to a group of 9th and 10th graders who truly had a blessed curiosity for the Word…

It’s Summertime and the Pirating Is Easy
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It’s Summertime and the Pirating Is Easy

Brad Hall - July 26, 2019

Amos 8:1-12 is a really good Old Testament reading for the middle of summer. As Amos observed, it’s summer fruit season. The strawberries, peaches and tomatoes are…

Kenny Wiggins — Den 7, Pack 78
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Kenny Wiggins — Den 7, Pack 78

Brad Hall - July 5, 2019

Kenny Wiggins was in Cub Scout Den 7, Pack 78, in Chert Green, Tennessee. He was an OK Cub Scout, I guess. Nobody was mean to him…

What’s That Smell?
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What’s That Smell?

Brad Hall - July 5, 2019

It’s a picture-perfect Sunday morning. You enter the gracious sanctuary on the town’s historic square, as you have every Sunday morning for who knows how long. Then…

Philemon to Paul: “Confident of What, You Say?”
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Philemon to Paul: “Confident of What, You Say?”

Brad Hall - June 28, 2019

Philemon done got vol-un-told.  That’s when someone else volunteers you for something you wouldn’t have volunteered for. But they did it nicely, so it’s not like you…