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NT Fire Starters – Day 8: Matthew 6:19-7:6

READ: Matthew 6:19-7:6 THINK: Consider how you spend the majority of your time and effort. Then think of your greatest dreams and…

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NT Fire Starters – Day 7: Matthew 6:1-18

READ: Matthew 6:1-18 THINK: If you are a Christian, why do you serve Jesus? Think about your deepest motivation for following Christ and…

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NT Fire Starters – Day 6: Matthew 5:21-48

READ: Matthew 5:21-48 THINK: God’s laws and commands are not obsolete standards of the past; they are reflections of God’s…

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NT Fire Starters – Day 5: Matthew 5:1-20

READ: Matthew 5:1-20 THINK: In what ways are you trying to find satisfaction and significance in life? How does your approach compare with…

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NT Fire Starters – Day 4: Matthew 4:1-25

READ: Matthew 4:1-25 THINK: Think of the times when you seem to be most vulnerable to spiritual attack and temptation. How do you typically…

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NT Fire Starters – Day 3: Matthew 3:1-17

READ: Matthew 3:1-17 THINK: If you’ve already accepted Jesus as the Forgiver of your sins and Leader of your life, how much have you…

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NT Fire Starters – Day 2: Matthew 2:1-23

READ: Matthew 2:1-23 THINK: Have you ever gotten out of one tough situation only to encounter another one right away? Perhaps you feel that…

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NT Fire Starters – Day 1: Matthew 1:1-25

READ: Matthew 1:1-25 THINK: Do you ever feel that because of your past failures or what you’ve been through that God could never use…

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Coffee Stains: Bottom Feeders

Once I was watching the weather on the evening news when I got bothered. Our friendly weatherman had just informed us that through four or…

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Coffee Stains: Make Up Your Feeble Mind

Rules for Making Good Decisions I teased a friend once, a friend who was having a terrible time deciding what to order at the restaurant,…

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Coffee Stains: God Dreams

This week I want to do something different in Coffee Stains. Usually I share with you from my vast wells of wisdom (I hear you giggling and…

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Coffee Stains: Plantn’ Corn Wantn’ Peas

It was the strangest thing I ever saw. I didn’t usually wander by there but this day I decided to take a different way and there he…

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Coffee Stains: God’s Heart Exposed

David was at that point in life where he was dreaming great dreams for his kids. He had killed his giants and conquered his kingdoms. That…

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Coffee Stains: Cowboy Dave

Recently I was invited to a church which was having a special Western theme that particular Sunday morning. ‘You can dress Western, if…

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Coffee Stains: Revenge of the Yip Yip Dogs!

A little story that I told on a recent Sunday morning provoked a reaction among some dog owners, and for that I want to redeem myself by…

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Facing A Debilitating Illness

Luke 13:10-17 10 On a Sabbath Jesus was teaching in one of the synagogues, 11 and a woman was there who had been crippled by a spirit for…

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Episode 1: Resurrection to Pentecost—The Resurrection

Welcome to Network211’s JourneyTalks. We want to help you discover and grow in your journey with God. We will engage the Bible with…

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Episode 2: Resurrection To Pentecost—Jesus Appears to His Followers

Welcome to Network211’s JourneyTalks. We want to help you discover and grow in your journey with God. We will engage the Bible with…

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The Message of the Ages – Redemption

God’s crowned His total creation of planets, solar systems, earth and all its inhabitants with the creation of man.  Adam, meaning mankind,…

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Why I Need Christmas

In the midst of family issues, church issues, national issues, and worldwide issues, it is relevant to find a place of truth and peace…

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Final Things

We look for the resurrection of the dead, and the life of the world to come. An earlier article showed the Church’s belief that Jesus Christ…

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Baptism

We acknowledge one baptism for the forgiveness of sins. The Gospel of Mark opens with Jesus being baptized by John to begin His public…

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One Church

We believe in one holy catholic and apostolic Church. The Church is such an important concept that it deserved mention in the Nicene Creed…

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God’s Revelation

He has spoken through the Prophets. The first thing to notice here is that God is not distant but communicates with humanity. Throughout the…

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The Holy Spirit

We believe in the Holy Spirit, the Lord, the giver of life, who proceeds from the Father [and the Son]. With the Father and the Son he is…

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Jesus Will Return

He will come again in glory to judge the living and the dead, and his kingdom will have no end. One of the unique features of Christianity…

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Rediscovering Your Worth

Nearly everyone feels insignificant at one time or another. You may be great on the football field and terrible in a chemistry lab. Maybe…

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Jesus as Victor

On the third day He rose again in accordance with the Scriptures; He ascended into heaven and is seated at the right hand of the Father. We…

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Salvation

For us men and for our salvation He came down from heaven:… For our sake He was crucified under Pontius Pilate; He suffered death and…

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What is the Son of God?

We believe in one Lord, Jesus Christ, the only Son of God, eternally begotten of the Father, God from God, Light from Light, true God from…

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Jesus is the Son of God

We believe in one Lord, Jesus Christ, the only Son of God… For us men and for our salvation He came down from heaven: by the power of…