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Acting with Hope in the Pandemic

Our Lord has purposed to prolong the COVID-19 pandemic, and we believe it is both wise and loving to continue not meeting for Sunday gatherings or in groups of more than 10. We might experience several more weeks of temporary confinement. But God’s word remains unbound, unrestricted. As we observed from Acts, no obstacle is too great for God’s word. His kingdom marches...

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Response to COVID-19

We find ourselves facing a present distress. COVID-19 represents a significant and disruptive event. National and local health officials strongly recommend limiting public gatherings. In response, the elders believe that we ought to follow these recommendations in the best interest of our neighbors, especially the most vulnerable among us. Trusting in the Lord, we are resp...

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James & #BlackLivesMatterAlso

Still grieving for families in Baton Rouge and Minneapolis. Still hurting for my friends who fear for their children. Still angry at all the injustice, whether interpersonal or systemic. Still feeling the thick darkness of sin. Still wondering how and when and what to speak. Still troubled by my own subtle fears of people and death. Ten ways the book of James helps us resp...

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Baltimore, Nepal, #SCOTUS...What Can I Possibly Do?

Rachel and I sat to talk last night about the people suffering the aftermath of an earthquake in Nepal, the decision regarding marriage before the Supreme Court, and even longer about the situation in Baltimore and the hurt we feel for all involved. The events seem so huge; the issues involved, so complex; the people needing help, so many. We both wanted so badly to do som...

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Responding to News of ISIS

I don’t pretend to have all the answers when circumstances such as the one with ISIS transpire, but the Bible instructs us to respond in at least the following five ways. These are not five additional things to “tack on” to your Christian walk; they are the overflow of who God has already made us to be in Christ....

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