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Rethinking the Wise Men

Published in The Calhoun Times Saturday December 5th. Last week we took a look at Christmas Card theology and compared popular notions about angels to what is recorded in scripture. We decided the heavenly host looks more like an army … Continue reading

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Rethinking the Angelic Choir

Published in The Calhoun Times Saturday, November 28th Think about all the Christmas cards you receive each year. Imagine for a moment that everything we knew about Christmas was based on the images pictured on those cards. I call that … Continue reading

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Advent Hope

November 29, 2015     |     text: Isaiah 40:1-5 Why does Charlie Brown even try to kick the football? He knows exactly what will happen when he does; Lucy will pull it away and he will fly through … Continue reading

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Lessons in the Waiting

November 22, 2015     |     text: Genesis 12:1-3, 15:12-16 When I was in the seventh grade I read The Red Pony by John Steinbeck. The main character in that story, Jody Tiflin, was 12 years old when … Continue reading

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The Bible Tells One Story

Originally Published in The Calhoun Times Saturday, October 17th Last week I wrote about the Gospel and said that as Christians we must get it right. When the Judaizers came behind the Apostle Paul in Galatia, many new Christian believers … Continue reading

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Who is Clark Bunch?

Originally published in The Calhoun Times October 3, 2015.  So did you pick up the Saturday paper a few weeks ago and find a new column written by a guy you don’t know that pastors a church you’ve never heard … Continue reading

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Good News and Bad News (Mission Georgia Part III)

7 How beautiful upon the mountains     are the feet of him who brings good news, who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness,     who publishes salvation,     who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.” 8 The voice of your watchmen—they lift up … Continue reading

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Missions Georgia Focus in September

All Southern Baptists have two mission focuses each year, one on North American Missions during the spring and another on International Missions in December. These culminate in the Annie Armstrong and Lottie Moon offerings respectively. In the State of Georgia we … Continue reading

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Made in God’s Image

August 2nd     |     Text: Genesis 1:26-27 I have been the pastor of Unity Baptist Church for less than a year but I have been preaching for over 20. All of the notes, video tapes etc. of those … Continue reading

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Jesus Read the Scriptures

July 12th     |     Text: Mark 2:23-28 I recently read a criticism of Christians’ use of Old Testament scripture. The person argued that because Jesus was critical of the way scribes and Pharisees handled the Law that … Continue reading

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