Making Room Series for Blog

Making Room: Majoring in the Margins (Matt. 2:13-23) Chris Altrock – December 18, 2016

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An online journal called “The Richest” posted an article on the most expensive places to give birth.[1] There is a clinic in Switzerland that costs $2,140 per night.[2] It is the most popular private clinic in Switzerland. Among the many services they offer, they take pride in a chef with a Michelin star offering 24-hour […]

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Making Room: Present (Matt. 1:18-25) Chris Altrock – December 4, 2016

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In the 1850’s thousands of homeless children lived on the streets of New York City.[1] Many sold matches, rags, or newspapers to survive. For protection against street violence, they banded together and formed gangs. There were almost no social services for these homeless children. A young minister, Charles Brace, took up their cause. He founded […]

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Go China (Acts 13) Chris Altrock & Hunter Deng – November 20, 2016

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9 Now those who were scattered because of the persecution that arose over Stephen traveled as far as Phoenicia and Cyprus and Antioch, speaking the word to no one except Jews. 20 But there were some of them, men of Cyprus and Cyrene, who on coming to Antioch spoke to the Hellenists also, preaching the […]

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The Limits of a National Election

America elected a new president. Already this morning my Facebook feed carries word by some calling the outcome an answer to prayer, God’s hand stirring. Others name it a sign of something more sinister. Regardless of where you stand, this election, any election, is a reminder of the limits of such things. No doubt, the U.S. […]

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