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Crux: Lifting Jesus (Jn. 12:32-33) Chris Altrock – March 20, 2016

Multiple Choice Several weeks ago, my son Jacob and a fellow student Jessica, both of whom are eighth graders, participated in a history competition at the University of Memphis. Students from the Mid South were competing in three categories: Some were presenting papers on historical topics. Others constructed websites that featured historical figures. Jacob and […]

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Walking the Turtle and Finding Rest

  Take my yoke upon you,..and you will find rest for your souls. (Matt. 11:29 ESV) To understand what it means to “take my yoke upon you,” we might use the word “leash.” Jesus is inviting us to leash ourselves to him, and to allow him to set the pace of each day. Let me flesh […]

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Thriving: Caught by Surprise (Jn. 5:1-17) Chris Altrock – January 17, 2016

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Thriving

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Thriving On Sunday mornings, we are making our way through John’s Gospel. Two Sundays ago I shared how this gospel is focused on the topic of “thriving.” In Jesus, John writes, we gain the capacity not simply to be alive, but to thrive. We saw […]

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Finding God in the New Year (Jan. 10-13)

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Finding God

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Finding God

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