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Who is Christ?

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Last Sunday, I had the privilege of hearing Blake Clickner give a sermon on the identity and common misconceptions of the person of Christ Jesus. Christians are commonly challenged with the question, “Who is Christ?” When I was a child, I easily accepted the idea that there was a...

Hearing His Voice

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“My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me. I give them eternal life, and they will never perish, and no one will snatch them out of my hand.”— John 10:27-28 My grandfather owned about 1,000 acres of cattle ranch in central Texas that he and my...

Why Choose Darkness?

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When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.”— John 8:12 What is darkness, but the absence of light? What is sin, but the absence of Christ? Over and over...

The Impossible Loving Standard

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All of humanity, believers and nonbelievers alike, find ourselves continually striving to live by an invisible standard and continually falling short. Without God, we find it’s much like fighting to swim upstream, becoming exhausted, floating with the current for a while, and then flailing...

Strengthening Our Walls

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“…Will they revive the stones out of the heaps of rubbish, and the burned ones at that?” — Nehemiah 4:2 Sometimes our lives become heaps of rubbish. What was once a beautiful, pristine wall of our own making turns into a pile of burned bricks of our own doing. One of...

Have You Met My King?

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Have you met my King? Yes, that one over there. No, not that one with the royal clothing. The other one. Keep looking. No, not that handsome one. The plain one. (Isaiah 53:2) Keep looking. No, not that wealthy one. The one with no home, no land and no army. (Matthew 8:20) (John 18:36) Keep...

Blessed

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blessedadjectiveA continual state of joy, which is the foundational, binding thread of life’s fabric. blessingverbThe act of honoring another person by sharing and encouraging a continual state of joy. “Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD,whose trust is the LORD.He is like a...

Relying On One Another

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During the sermon every Sunday, there is almost always at least one thing that seems to jump out at me from the teaching. This past Sunday at c|Life’s Forney campus, when co-pastor David Griffin taught from the story of the paralyzed man whose friends brought him to Jesus, it was the...

Foreigners in This World

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True peace, though we strive for it daily, is not something that can be achieved. It can only be received. Jesus said: “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled.”— John 14:27 Jesus not only left...

Misunderstanding Why We Serve

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Ah, Pokemon Go. Due to a sad state of affairs regarding the cell phone situation at our house, our 9-year-old has been left out of the Pokemon Go craze. Up until recently, that is. While visiting my in-laws in Florida this summer, my father-in-law happily offered up his cell phone to our...

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