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TOO GOOD TOO KEEP QUIET

The Bible says there is a time to keep silent (Ecclesiastes 3:7) and we’ve all heard the adage, “Silence is golden.”  There is also an entertaining saying that is usually credited to Abram Lincoln or Mark Twain: “Better to remain … Continue reading

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The Garden of Gethsemane

This Sunday (3/4/18), I am continuing our new sermon series, “A Resurrection Hope,” that will build up and take us to Easter Sunday.  Ron and I are preaching this series focusing on the last days of Jesus time on earth … Continue reading

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Pastors Praying for Pastors

I meet regularly with a group of pastors and preachers from a vast variety of churches here in the Lodi, CA area for a time of prayer.  I was asked to “lead” our prayer time this morning.  We began by … Continue reading

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A Veterans Day Prayer

Our Great God, it is appropriate that we should pause at the beginning of this Veterans Day service to invite Your presence among us. We ask your blessings on all who gather here today and we are thankful for all … Continue reading

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Six of My Favorite Prayers from the Bible

“Prayer is not a privilege for the pious, not the art of a chosen few. Prayer is simply a heartfelt conversation between God and his child.”  ~ Max Lucado Almost every book in the Bible has some type of prayer, … Continue reading

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Committed To Tell

There are several accounts of Jesus healing someone who was paralyzed.  The most well-known is the time when Jesus was in a house and it was so crowded that the friends of a paralyzed man could not get their friend … Continue reading

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Stay Spicy

I love good spices.  Spices bring out flavor in food and the spicier, the better to me.  I love things that are full of flavor and I really love hot spices.  The hottest spice in the world believed to be … Continue reading

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