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Act Justly by Bob Thompson

August 13th, 2018

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Justice says we are all deserving; Gospel Justice insists we are all undeserving. Zechariah 7:9-10; James 1:26-2:13   Not them but me I’m a little reluctant to begin a sermon this way, but I guess not too much so or I wouldn’t do it. Tell me about your “But.” I began my sermon last week […]

Erin and Ryan, I didn’t know either one of you when we sat down for the first time to begin your premarital counseling.  Now, a year later, there’s a very special bond with you, and I love standing in front of you on this day. I’ve told you more than once, and told others about […]

Gospel Justice by Bob Thompson

August 6th, 2018

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Pay attention to what God requires.  It’s not an option. Micah 6:1-8; Matthew 5:13-16   Uncomfortable I am aware as we begin a new theme for August that these sermons may put some of you in “But Mode.” (Please, that’s only one “t” in “But.”) Our July theme of evangelism, Spread, may have been easier […]

It’s both surprising and unsurprising that we are here today to pay our respects to Stan Meares.  It’s surprising because most of us didn’t know he was sick.  I found out last Sunday.  His family only learned about it a couple of days earlier.  Linda says she thinks Stan knew something was up, but even […]