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Breaking the Silence

This was a message I preached the Sunday before Christmas, 2014 at the Bayside of Lincoln Campus. We had the Glen Edwards Middle School Band under the direction of Albert Medina with us in both of our services and  it … Continue reading

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Why Stay Stuck with Seagulls when you can Soar with Eagles?: Maintaining an Attitude of Gratitude! Part 1 of 2

              Where I live in Lincoln, California has in the past week experienced some very strange weather. For instance, this past week temperatures soared to well over a 110 degrees and then two days … Continue reading

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The Blessings of Brokenness Pt. 1: The Challenge of Community

    I have been reflecting on the whole notion of brokenness asking myself the question, “Do I really embrace with honest conviction the “spiritual life principle” that I must live in brokenness?” Before I continue any further it is … Continue reading

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Reading Summary for the book, Soul Talk: The Language God Longs For Us to Speak, by Larry Crabb

Introduction:   The purpose of this blog post is to present an analytical summary of the book, Soul-Talk: The Language God Longs For Us to Speak, that is written by Dr. Larry Crabb. My use of the term ‘analytical summary’ functionally … Continue reading

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“God’s Answer for Victim Thinking” – Part 2 of 2

The Bible is full of passages which describe the attributes of God, but that doesn’t mean that it is a simple matter to understand how God works in every specific situation. Perhaps the sovereignty of God is the most difficult for the individual battling a victim mentality. “Does He really know what He’s doing?” they ask, and, “If He does, why in the world does He let me hurt like this?” Continue reading

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