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A Love for All People

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I remember looking out of the side windows of the bus as we traveled down the dirt road and through the local neighborhood.  Children would come running out from their homes and chase the bus shouting and smiling.  Their excitement and intrigue was undeniable.  Their voices were captured in an uncommon language but their smiles communicated a common message.  Love.  And that’s what we were there to reciprocate.  Though we couldn’t speak the same...

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Live Boldly in God's Promise

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The other day my friend sent a text message that included a screen shot of a review of an airline company.  The performance rating indicated that this particular airline was on-time 33% of the time, late 60% of the time and canceled 10% of the time.  I joked in my reply to my friend that those statistics sound like my family.  We are on-time about 33% of the time, late 60% of the time and have to cancel 10%.  Whether these numbers are referring to an airline company or...

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What's your story?

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90 years! What a milestone. For those of you wondering, that is 1,080 months. Perhaps we should think of it in terms of weekly services. In that case it is at least 4,680 Sundays. It’s 32,850 days as a church family. 788,400 hours spent as a community of faith. 47,304,000 minutes of conversation, laughter and memories that have filled our history. There really isn’t an adequate way to capture the significance of the milestone. Yet, sitting in this seat and preparing for our...

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