The Journey Through–Winter 2016 Series

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God has a dream for your life and yet getting there to see it happen can be an elusive struggle. We’ll be looking at one of the most vivid stories of that truth found in the last quarter of  the book of Genesis in the story of Joseph–the teenager whose brothers beat him and sold him into slavery, the young … Read More

Having the Best Christmas Ever Even If It’s The Worst Christmas Ever

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Below I’m honored to publish a GUEST POST from my wife, Tracy Bradford. _____________________________________ Christmas week has started! School is out of session, Christmas is only days away, and everyone is hustling and bustling with the busyness of the Christmas season… Oh, Christmas Week!  You have so much potential!  You hold the hopes of merriment, joy, happiness, hopefulness, and much … Read More

STRONGER: Families

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Wow!  I have really enjoyed this series that has explored the closest relationships in our lives–marriage and family.  Today’s message dealt with the challenges of building a household culture full of discipline, submission and honor.  To end the message today, we also addressed how to honor adult children and how adult children can honor their parents.  Check it out!  I … Read More

STRONGER: Insidious DRAMA

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FIREWORKS!  Sometimes they’re beautiful, but when fireworks go off in your head or your heart, they can maim or kill relationships. This is the third post on the subject of drama on this blog.  The first one can be found by clicking here.  The second one can be found by clicking here. When a person’s life is full of drama–seeking … Read More

4 Keys for Coming Back from Your Greatest Failures

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Here is #21 of 31 Questions in 31 Days! To learn more about this 31 Day series, just search “31 Questions” in the search bar above or click here! Q #21:  How can I overcome what seem like paralyzing failures?A:  As a minister, I have been there when lives have come apart from shattering personal issues.  Adultery.  Divorce. Bankruptcy and foreclosure.  Arrest and … Read More

The Book of Proverbs Is Not a List of Promises

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Here is #20 of 31 Questions in 31 Days! To learn more about this 31 Day series, just search “31 Questions” in the search bar above or click here! Q #20:  How can Proverbs 22:6 be true if some children depart from what they were taught?  What about the child of faithful Christians who rejects the faith or becomes lost?A:  This is the passage … Read More

Why Not Live Together Before Marriage?

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Here is #9 of 31 Questions in 31 Days! To learn more about this 31 Day series, just search “31 Questions” in the search bar above or click here! Q #9:  Why does my grandmother think living with my girlfriend is wrong?A:  Well, I can’t really answer for your grandmother.  However, if your grandmother is a Christian, there are a number of basic … Read More

5 KEYS TO STAYING STRONG WHEN YOU FEEL BEATEN

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Here is #6 of 31 Questions in 31 Days! To learn more about this 31 Day series, just search “31 Questions” in the search bar above or click here! Q:  I know it says God doesn’t allow more to happen than we can handle.  I know that we go through “seasons of life”!  I am so tired and weary of fighting … Read More