Roger’s Flock Episode III — Worthy Is the Dog
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Roger’s Flock Episode III — Worthy Is the Dog

Brad Hall - June 12, 2019

In our last episode, the good, cooperative sheep of Roger’s flock turned surly, striking out on their own. They recognized their folly when they met up with…

When Jesus Stops Preachin’ and Goes to Meddlin’
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When Jesus Stops Preachin’ and Goes to Meddlin’

Brad Hall - June 10, 2019

There’s an old story  — it’s not quite a joke, really — that makes the rounds among Cumberland Presbyterians. In it, the preacher is giving a sermon…

566 || Coffield Unit Prisoners Leave Cartels to Follow Jesus
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Mission
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566 || Coffield Unit Prisoners Leave Cartels to Follow Jesus

Jessie Harbin - June 10, 2019

Deep in the heart of Texas, in that space between Dallas and Houston where there are only highways and flat lands, is the Coffield Unit, a maximum…

The Thought Only Counts If You Actually Bought the Gift
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The Thought Only Counts If You Actually Bought the Gift

Brad Hall - June 10, 2019

When I was in the third grade, I got Edward Milton’s name in the Christmas Gift Swap. Edward had always been mean to me, so I wrote…

Is Heaven Really Up?
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Is Heaven Really Up?

Allison Mitchell - June 5, 2019

Why do we point up when referring to Heaven? Is Heaven up there, just past the reaches of our strongest telescopes? Ancient civilizations didn’t wrestle with that…

God Says, “This Isn’t Business. This Is Family.”
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God Says, “This Isn’t Business. This Is Family.”

Brad Hall - June 5, 2019

Jesus makes a startling demand in the 14th chapter of Luke. We are to throw a sit-down dinner party, and we are to invite the maimed, the…

565 || “I Survived Another Easter”
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565 || “I Survived Another Easter”

Brad Hall - June 4, 2019

Pastoral source confesses: Most joyful day of the Chfristian year is the one he dreads. For more than 25 years, I served a small, rural church that…

The Tales of Roger’s Flock
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The Tales of Roger’s Flock

Brad Hall - May 22, 2019

Episode I — Roger, the Lost Sheep  There was great distress among the sheep. Little Wally, the son of prominent flock members, Phoebe and Arthur, was missing.…

How to Find Hope Through Knowing Heaven
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How to Find Hope Through Knowing Heaven

Allison Mitchell - May 22, 2019

Knees knocking and hands shaking, I stood in front of about 50 of the most precious Christian women I have ever met. I had gone to El Salvador…

564 || James Robert Barber Works at Walmart and is Always “Fantabalistic”
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564 || James Robert Barber Works at Walmart and is Always “Fantabalistic”

Emily Gehman - May 10, 2019

The first time I met James Robert, he asked me if I had tiny arms.  I was in line to check out at Walmart, and among other…