From the Pastor

04/09/2018 18:00

From the Pastor

The story is told of two modern-day cowboys named Sam and Jed.  One day while in town they read a flyer put out by the government of one of the western states that advertised a bounty of $5000 for each wolf that was captured alive so it could be repopulated to that state. That flyer turned Sam...

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03/19/2018 19:21

From the Pastor

Several years ago I read a Palm Sunday devotional from the National Association of Marriage Enhancement that I never forgot. It was entitled, “You Are the Donkey.”  It’s got such a great message that I’d like to paraphrase part of it for you. (The author was not listed so I cannot give him or...

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03/12/2018 17:06

From the Pastor

FROM THE PASTOR We live in a deeply divided nation. That’s no surprise to most of us. One news channel took a survey two years ago that showed we are more deeply divided than at any time since the Civil War.  We are divided along racial lines. For every person who argues that Black Lives...

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02/27/2018 10:32

From the Pastor

FROM THE PASTOR   Last Wednesday, February 21,2018, the Reverend Billy Graham made his transition to his heavenly home.  He was 99 years old on Earth, but now he’s alive forevermore.  As of 2008, Billy Graham’s estimated lifetime audience, including radio and television broadcasts,...

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02/05/2018 16:16

From the Pastor

I find myself in a strange situation these days. While the end of my ministry at Community Church is coming at the end of May, I still have a great desire to see this church grow and flourish. That involves planning and carrying out outreaches which bring people to our church.  One of last...

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01/29/2018 19:38

From the Pastor

I recently read about an article that the Tampa Bay Times ran on October 10, 2017.  According to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office, a man named William Joe Johnson, 26, stole an undisclosed amount of money from the Achieva Credit Union. Johnson entered the bank just before 11 a.m.,...

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01/01/2018 17:33

From the Pastor

It’s the start of a new year and, whether or not we’ve written them down, we all have things we’d like to do differently in the year ahead. Those things are called resolutions. According to one survey the top three resolutions for 2018...

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12/18/2017 20:24

From the Pastor

It’s the week before Christmas and if you’re like me you’ve still got a lot to do to get ready for the Big Day.  It reminds me of a joke I once heard. “Why is Christmas just like a day at the office?”  Answer: “You do all the work and the fat guy with the suit gets all the credit.” That’s...

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11/20/2017 12:24

From the Pastor

FROM THE PASTOR On Thursday our nation will pause to celebrate Thanksgiving. Two hundred and thirty eight years ago President George Washington issued this First National Thanksgiving Proclamation. Take a moment to reflect on his words.  “Whereas, it is the duty of all nations to acknowledge...

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11/13/2017 20:23

From the Pastor

FROM THE PASTOR Recently I’ve found a new Bible translation called the Easy to Read Translation. It was originally published as the English Version for the Deaf (EVD) by Baker Books. Since deaf readers sometimes struggle with reading English because sign language is their first language, the World...

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