Courage From Above: The Hope of Heaven as You and Your World Made Whole (2 Cor. 4:14)

Chris Altrock & Joshua Ray – April 4, 2010 Easter Sunday   During the recent Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia the Russian athletes struggled.  In the days leading up to the games, Russian leaders boasted that their athletes would bring home 30 medals.  By the time Vancouver was complete, however, they only brought home […]

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Church on the Move: 11 Things We Regret About Relocating (Part 1)

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Church on the Move

From 1928, the Highland Church of Christ in Memphis, TN grew from a suburban church plant of 24 to a large urban congregation with four Sunday AM services, two Sunday Schools, five church plants, and all-time high records in 2001 in Sunday School (1419), Sunday AM worship (1855), and membership (1806).  With the building capacity maxed out and […]

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-04-11

Evening Prayer: Grant that I may praise you in the City of which Jesus is the light (based on # Ps. 119 prayer for those teaching/ preaching today: May mouths pant in anticipation of receiving the Word today (v. 131). # Those who serve experience the dying of Jesus. But those we serve experience […]

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The Christian Calendar 101

Like me, you may have grown up outside of church, or at least outside a church tradition which utilizes the Christian Calendar or the Liturgical Year.  For example, it wasn’t until graduate school that I even learned what Lent was all about.  It wasn’t until my young married years that I learned about Advent. That’s […]

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