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“Finally”…

As a young boy, I was baptized into the Disciples of Christ Church in Marion, Kentucky. Sometimes I wonder why I recall things so vividly in my past but I truly remember my baptism. It was a full immersion baptism … Continue reading

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Blessed Assurance…

  Romans 6:6 “We know that our old man was crucified with Him so that the body of sin would no longer dominate us, so that we would no longer be enslaved to sin.” Ephesians 2:15; 4:22-24 “When He nullified … Continue reading

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Pick Yourself Up…

Regeneration… I had a talk with a pastor friend of mine and the topic was sin. I went to talk with him as a friend but also as a pastor. I have known him for a long time [even before … Continue reading

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Leaving the Darkness…

I have felt convicted many times in my life. I know what it is like to lie awake in the early morning hours, tossing and turning and feeling so discouraged, ashamed and downright dirty. In these times, I know that … Continue reading

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The Holy Spirit…Born Again

The story of Nicodemus in the Bible is the story of a man who led a “good” life. He was wealthy, but he did not horde his wealth; he tithed his income. He was a noted religious teacher and a … Continue reading

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Who Would Not Want All This?

  “It was like the firing of an arrow—all the speed and force depended on the strength of his arm in bending the bow; now it was like a fire of a rifle ball—the force depending on the power, needing … Continue reading

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Still Learning…

I guess one might say I know a little bit about teaching. It was my pleasure to be able to earn a living in the classroom for thirty-six years. I saw evidence of learning in the classroom [student responses to … Continue reading

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