The Original Uninvited Guest
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Special
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The Original Uninvited Guest

Brad Hall - November 27, 2019

Come see us anytime!" You MEAN it, sort of, but you also expect that whoever you say it to will know how to play the game well…

570 || How To Not Lose God in the Middle East
Life
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Life
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570 || How To Not Lose God in the Middle East

Emily Saxe - August 16, 2019

Brown. Lots of brown. That’s what your eyes first see when you land in the Middle East. The geography has its own beauty, but even the rolling…

Is Jesus the Ultimate Superhero?
Life
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Life
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Is Jesus the Ultimate Superhero?

Lynn Poling - August 16, 2019

It would seem true for our superheroes that whatever doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. In the past few years all kinds of superheroes have taken over…

Kenny Wiggins — Den 7, Pack 78
Life
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Life
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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…

Eternity Is About More than Living Forever
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Special
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Eternity Is About More than Living Forever

Allison Mitchell - June 18, 2019

Picture it: Heaven! There you are, sitting on the banks of the River of Life. Jesus has already returned in true warrior fashion as described in Revelation…

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

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

What About the Rest of Us? A Palm Sunday Observation
Written Stories
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Written Stories
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What About the Rest of Us? A Palm Sunday Observation

Brad Hall - April 11, 2019

In the late evening of October 14, 1984, anybody switching the TV would have seen the same thing: a bunch of people running up and down Detroit's…

541 || Just Add Water — Or Not
Mission
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Mission
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541 || Just Add Water — Or Not

Emily Gehman - November 28, 2018

It was the water. People said the water had healing properties. And it wasn’t just a fad, like special oils or the new sycamore-leaf diet that may…

517 || High Noon and Low Esteem Meet Living Water
Life
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Life
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517 || High Noon and Low Esteem Meet Living Water

Emily Gehman - May 1, 2018

She always comes to the well in the middle of the day. It’s the hottest time, of course, with the sun bearing down on all things great…