Mission of Mercy Results and Other Missions News

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What a fantastic weekend at First Assembly here in Lafayette, Indiana! I thought I would quickly post here the results of the child sponsorship campaign that took place here this weekend in our Sunday worship services. 87 children were sponsored! This is in addition to the dozens of children that are already faithfully sponsored by people in our church who … Read More

The Adjustment Bureau and Angelic Speculation

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1 Peter 1:10 Concerning this salvation, the prophets, who spoke of the grace that was to come to you, searched intently and with the greatest care, 11 trying to find out the time and circumstances to which the Spirit of Christ in them was pointing when he predicted the sufferings of the Messiah and the glories that would follow. 12 … Read More

Reflections on Lent

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You may know someone this last week who began observing Lent, the 40 day period preceding Easter. It’s a time when Christians prepare for the coming of Holy Week and Easter through prayer, fasting, alms-giving and self-denial. Some call it the “Spring Training” of Christianity! In fact, this past week started the season of Lent with Ash Wednesday. Ash Wednesday … Read More

How Big Is Your Circle?

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How big is the circle of people you believe will enter heaven and that you can have Christian fellowship with? For some, the circle is quite small, the list of beliefs they think are crucial, quite LONG! Only people who believe things in exactly the same way they do belong in the circle. 6 day creation. Young earth. Moses wrote … Read More

Beauty and Power

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This amazing picture of a volcano in Iceland from National Geographic is a vivid reminder of the power and beauty of God to me. And just think–we live on a relatively small piece of our galaxy! Consider the shaking of the ground and what it must have sounded like beyond how visually impacting it is!

2 Quick Questions about Adam and Eve

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Q: How did Adam and Eve’s sons have wives if Adam and Eve did not have daughters? This question is one raised by many people and is significant, as the Bible teaches that all human beings descended from Adam and Eve. The answer is kind of simple. Adam and Eve and their descendants lived for hundreds of years, according to … Read More

What I’ve Done This Week

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This week I’ve been in Deerfield, Illinois at Trinity International University taking the 9th our of 10 classes for my Doctor of Ministry. This week I’ve taken a class on research that is helping me to understand the process needed to complete the major project that will complete the degree. In trying to narrow the focus of my project, I … Read More

Final States

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Q: Do people in hell have a chance to get out? This question, submitted at our February 6 Q Morning, raises a number of significant issues. Beyond the basic question about the finality of hell, it is a fundamental question about the justice of God. I won’t pretend that I can plumb all the implications of the question here, but … Read More