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Pride: Stumbling Block to Conversion

My sermon slides for Pride: Stumbling Block to Conversion, taken from Proverbs 16:18-20 and preached April 25, 2021, is now available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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QA: Why Aren't Church of Christ Preachers Humble?

My QA: Why aren't church of Christ preachers humble like denominational pastors are? from October 13, 2019, is now available in Questions Answered.

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Words of Wisdom: January 24 - 28, 2022

My Words of Wisdom Audios are 1-minute radio lessons which are studies from the Bible for our current times. They are broadcast on www.wecoradio.com / FM 101.3 after the noon news; and they are also available in Words of Wisdom Radio, with transcripts available at Words of Wisdom Radio Transcripts. The following are now available:

    - 24/1    Cruelty With Words 
    - 25/1    Bu…

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Joe Chesser's The Most Oft Repeated Command

Joe Chesser's article The Most Oft Repeated Command is now available in Publications from Guest Authors.

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1 & 2 Samuel REVISED Outline Now Available

My REVISED Outline for 1 and 2 Samuel is now available in Bible Content, Bible Outlines.

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Bible Talent Is Money: Mini Article Now Available

Jesus taught about a man going on a journey who distributed talents to his servants, “to one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one, to each according to his own ability” (Matthew 25:15). But he rebuked the one-talent man by saying: “you ought to have deposited my money with the bankers” (Matthew 25:27). Sad, isn’t it, that people have crowded God out of their worship by …

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Psalm 69: God Help Us

My Psalms commentary continues with Psalm 69: God Help Us, which is now available in Devotions from Psalms.

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Follow Destruction With Faith: Mini Article Available

As Elijah watched, “behold, the LORD passed by, and a great and strong wind tore into the mountains and broke the rocks in pieces before the LORD, but the LORD was not in the wind; and after the wind an earthquake, but the LORD was not in the earthquake; and after the earthquake a fire, but the LORD was not in the fire; and after the fire a still small voice” (1 Kings 19:11-12). Earthly powers…

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Proverbs Commentary #93: Wasted Worship

My Proverbs Commentary continues with Segment #93: Wasted Worship, taken from Proverbs 15:8. This is now available in Studies in the Book of Proverbs, as is my complete commentary for Proverbs.

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Proverbs Commentary Segment #34: The Shame of Pride

My Commentary of Proverbs continues with Segment #34: The Shame of Pride, based on Proverbs 11:2. It is available now from Studies in the Book of Proverbs.

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QA: What Can Parents Teach Children About Godly Living Today?

QUESTION: What can we as parents teach our children about living godly lives today? - March, 2019   

Answer: Nothing can beat the reality of God-given wisdom from Solomon in Proverbs 1:1-9:18Children should learn how to wisely live life, and what pitfalls to avoid. Wisdom stands, and wisdom speaks; there are five ways a "proverb" helps (Proverbs 1:2-4).  ... Read More of my QA on Ques…

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Bragging Rights - Or Wrongs? Article Now Available

My article "Bragging Rights - Or Wrongs?" is available now in Publications Bible Articles. It was first published in the Gospel Gleaner, 2019.

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FOR HE WHO IS LEAST AMONG YOU ALL WILL BE GREAT LUKE 9:48

FOR HE WHO IS LEAST AMONG YOU ALL WILL BE GREAT - LUKE 9:48 

"Sir Michael Costa was a great musical director. It is said of him that once, when a great production was being rendered, he missed the sound of one of the smaller instruments and stopped the recital to discover what was wrong.
As the great chorus of nearly a thousand voices rang out with the deep thunder of the organ, the clangin…

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Psalm 6: David's Repentance and God's Forgiveness

My commentary for Psalm 6, David's Repentance and God's Forgiveness, is available in Devotions from Psalms, in Commentaries.

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Psalm 34: Wonderful Security in Fearing God

My commentary for Psalm 34Wonderful Security in Fearing God, is available in Devotions from Psalms, in Commentaries.

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Psalm 95: A Call To Worship God

My commentary for Psalm 95A Call To Worship God, is available in Devotions from Psalms, in Commentaries.

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Sins That Stop a Church: Sermon Outline

My sermon outline Sins That Stop a Church, based on 1 Corinthians 10:1-13, is now available in Sermon Outlines.

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Proverbs 14:6 - God's Word to the "Me" Generation: Commentary #79

My commentary #79 on Proverbs 14:6God's Word to the "Me" Generation, is available in Studies in the book of Proverbs in Commentaries.

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What's "New" In "Happy New Year"?

My revised sermon What's "New" In "Happy New Year"? is now available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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Psalm 80: Laments for a Broken People

My commentary for Psalm 80Laments for a Broken People, is available in Devotions from Psalms, in Commentaries.

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