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It’s Not About Us
There appears to be a trend of believer-centric, felt-need themes becoming more common in sermons and song lyrics. Unfortunately, the unintended message is that God’s awesomeness is defined by what He does for us. However, God’s holiness, righteousness, and sovereignty … Continue reading
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Meanwhile…back in reality.
A pundit once described what we call “wokeism” as a mental disorder. At the time, it sounded quite humorous, but with confusion on fundamental truths such as the definitions of male and female, one does wonder about the mental state … Continue reading
It’s Time to Stop Being Silent and Speak the Truth
With our cities burning and our way of life being threatened, it’s time for those of us who value traditional American principles to speak bold truth in love. I say love, because it is out of love for people and … Continue reading
Three Reasons Why I’m Praying for Judge Kavanaugh’s Confirmation
Occasionally, a political situation will move me to prayer and the nomination process of Brett Kavanaugh is one of them. Here are three simple reasons why I’m praying for his confirmation: He has a track record of being committed to … Continue reading
Daily Devotions will Resume 8-7
Today marks the official end to my summer hiatus from daily postings. The break each year is refreshing, but I look forward to starting up the daily devotionals again. Thank you for reading and commenting!
What Would You Say to the Signers of the Declaration?
Imagine if you could speak to the signers of the Declaration of Independence. What would you say? A few years ago, I visited Philadelphia and pondered that question while standing in Liberty Hall. Somehow, looking at the actual room where … Continue reading
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Dear Family and Friends of the Fallen
Dear Family and Friends of the Fallen, It may seem that you’re only thought of on this special day, but please know, many of us deeply appreciate the high price of liberty that yielded your private sorrow. And even though … Continue reading
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He is risen…He is risen indeed!
Happy New Year!
May the peace of God empower your heart, and the joy of the Lord enrich your life this year!
Veteran’s Day 11-11-17
The price of freedom isn’t paid by politicians in a marbled hall, but by service members around the world willing to give their all. Thanks to all who’ve served our great nation!
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Remembering those who fell, the families that still mourn, and the ones risking their lives today for our freedom. “Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep.” – Romans 12:15 NKJV
Sermon Notes Updated-“David: A Life Unfiltered” Series
Just FYI, each week, my sermon notes are posted on this blog in an abbreviated outline format. Follow this link if you’re interested. Older ones are in the archive links too. Thanks!
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FYI-Daily Devotions will resume August 1st. May you and your family be blessed today! – Chris
May your day be filled with great memories new and old; and may the peace of Christ enrich your heart as you gather to celebrate. Happy Thanksgiving!
Hello Fellow Travelers (long-timers and new arrivals), The daily devotions will be returning starting tomorrow morning. I apologize for the inconsistent nature of posting over the last few months. Over the years, the posts to this blog have taken many forms, including … Continue reading
A Free Society
Blog Update 2-3-16
Dear Readers, Just to let you know, starting tomorrow (2/4) the daily devotions I’ve been posting to “The Compass 365” site will post to this site also. If you follow both, you’ll receive them from both until 2/10. At that time The Compass 365 will end and … Continue reading