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A Mercy Party

We’re starting a new series today—“The Kingdom is Like…” “The Kingdom of Heaven” (or “Kingdom of God”) is the good news according to Jesus. The kingdom is Jesus’ gospel. Not a proclamation of how you can go somewhere else when you die, but a proclamation of …

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Jesus and Malchus

It’s week 5 of our series “Encounters with Jesus” and we’re going to be Luke 22 this morning. As you’re turning there… let’s remember who it is we meet whenever we encounter Jesus.  When we encounter Jesus, we’re encountering the truest, deepest nature of God. We’re …

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Breathe Deeply the Spores

When you actually stop and consider the various documents that the Bible is composed of, it’s a little surprising… a little strange. We’re reading someone else’s mail. That’s curious. That’s a little odd. Imagine with me for a minute that we all gathered together on a Sunday …