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Living in a World Without God (Esther 1-2) Chris Altrock – May 22, 2016

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series When God Hides

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series When God Hides That Kind of Relationship Several  years ago a movie focused on professional athletes and their agents. The movie was called Jerry Maguire.[1] Most athletes and agents portrayed in the movie had relationships we would characterize as “professional.” They were cool and distant. […]

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Go: Growing From One to the World (Jn 6:51) Chris Altrock, John Chen, David Ralston, Lawana Maxwell – May 8, 2016

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Go

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Go The World Jean Piaget was a Swiss psychologist. His research is foundational for the way we understand how humans grow up. I majored in psychology in college and studied Piaget. He believed that we mature through four stages. I want to quickly describe those […]

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Book Review on The Radical Pursuit of Rest (John Koessler)

This entry is part 31 of 31 in the series Book Reviews

This entry is part 31 of 31 in the series Book Reviews  The Radical Pursuit of Rest: Escaping the Productivity Trap John Koessler Intervarsity Press 2016 176 Pages ISBN 978-0-8308-4444-9   Bill Hybels, senior pastor of Willow Creek Community Church, once shared a summary of the difference between religion and Christianity. Religion, he proposed, is […]

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Thoughts on Reverend Billy Kyles

[Reverend Samuel "Billy" Kyles, noted civil rights leader, died in Memphis on Tuesday at the age of 81] Many things strike me about the moment the shot fired on April 4, 1968 stealing the life from Dr. Martin Luther King  Jr. on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, TN. One of the most […]

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