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Death as Glory by Bob Thompson

February 28th, 2016

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You know you know Christ when you can face death with not just confidence but joy. John 12:20-36 Expository preaching Pastor Paul and I have had some conversations lately about how easy it is in worship and preaching to fall into the same pattern. Jesus doesn’t do that. He tailors his preaching and teaching and […]

All In by Bob Thompson

February 22nd, 2016

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What public, personal, costly, irreversible declaration have you made for Jesus? John 12:1-8 Setting a course at 17 Yesterday I preached a memorial service for Ray Gantt, Jr. I said in the service that as far as I know, Ray never darkened the door of this church during my 23 years as pastor except twice […]

Ray Gantt, Jr. – The Last Word by bob

February 20th, 2016

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Scripture Readings Amos 5:21-24 “I hate, I despise your religious feasts; I cannot stand your assemblies. Even though you bring me burnt offerings and grain offerings, I will not accept them. Though you bring choice fellowship offerings, I will have no regard for them. Away with the noise of your songs! I will not listen […]

Richard Brittain – In God’s Image by Bob Thompson

February 19th, 2016

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Most of you know that I did not know Richard Brittain personally, and that’s always a bit of a handicap for a pastor.  I know Marissa and her family the best, and I know Tom and Grant from the funerals I preached for their grandparents, whom I loved dearly.  And of course I know Scottie […]

Believing by Bob Thompson

February 14th, 2016

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Lent is about Who Jesus is, not what he can do. John 11:17-27   John’s main point It’s been less than a year since I preached a sermon on the exact same text as the one you just heard – John 11:17-27.  It was Easter Sunday – April 5, 2015, and we all needed this […]