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We Will Serve the Lord by Bob Thompson

November 26th, 2018

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God is still the covenant maker, but he calls us his children, not his vassals. Joshua 24:14-28   Hittite covenants Today we conclude our study of the book of Joshua. We began with the children of Israel on the east side of the Jordan River, where they had already won significant battles under Moses to […]

If You Can Keep It by Bob Thompson

November 19th, 2018

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Don’t forget. You’re going to die. Joshua 23:1-16   What have we got? It was September 17, 1787, the final day of the four-month grueling process that created the constitution of the United States of America, which has stood the test of time. Dr. James McHenry of Maryland, one of the youngest delegates, overheard an […]

Faithful, Whatever by Bob Thompson

November 11th, 2018

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The Lord rewards Caleb for a lifetime of quiet faith and faithfulness. Joshua 14:6-15 Veterans Day We couldn’t have a better Scripture text for Veterans’ Day weekend. The first half of the book of Joshua (chapters 1-12) chronicles the battles the Israelites fought as they occupied their new homeland at the command and in fulfillment […]

A Day Like No Other by Bob Thompson

November 4th, 2018

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We pray big prayers because of God’s nature and character. Joshua 10:1-15   The Corinth Hope Center It was a day like no other. This past week Linda and joined the Nicaragua team for a part of their mission trip to Matagalpa, a city of about 200,000 two hours north of the capital, Managua. It’s […]

Just in Case by Bob Thompson

October 28th, 2018

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The line between good and evil runs through the middle of me. Joshua 9:1-27 October 25, 2018 Reliving the past It’s hard not to see a particular Scripture passage or sermon through the lens of my own personal experiences during a given week.  My goal is to teach the Bible, not tell stories about my […]