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Jesus and the Sabbath

Pastors work on Sundays. In spite of the standard joke about only working one day a week, a pastor's studying, counseling, teaching, overseeing staff, meetings, and a myriad of other tasks means that most pastors have trouble even taking one day a week off. With the...

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Away from the World

For about 30 years, my wife, Shirley, and I directed church camps because we know how powerfully God works at camp. One camp I led years ago involved another counselor and I taking eight Junior High students in canoes down the Eel River from Collamer to Roann (a small...

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Gathering to Go Witness

Last night, we made a witness to our community with our Freedom Celebration. Perhaps 1,500 to 2,000 people joined us for children's games, face painting, bounce houses, free hot dogs, BINGO, visiting and fellowship, prayer, worship music, and FIREWORKS (which were...

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Guatemala on My Mind

I've just returned from 11 days in Guatemala, serving the Kingdom through Impact Ministries in and around Tactic. God has confirmed again that our partnership with Impact Ministries is changing lives in Guatemala, and our entire team came home with a feeling we had...

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Testing 1, 2, 3

Does anybody else besides me get a little annoyed that the test of the emergency alert system on the television always interrupts the program, and never interrupts the commercials? Oh, I get it. To be sure the system will work when and if it is needed, it needs a...

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