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Matthew 5:21-26

Pastor Beau of Emmaus Road Church (facebook) drove home the words of Jesus today in regards to “Reconciliation Before Worship”. He opened up the Sunday morning message with this question, “When was the last time you were angry and why?”  The … Continue reading

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Philemon (verses 8-20)

Philemon verses 8 -20 Observation On what basis does Paul make his appeal? Paul does not identify himself as an apostle but as what? How does Paul describe his relationship to Onesimus? What does Paul decide to do with Onesimus? … Continue reading

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Bad anger, good anger

Who has never been this—annoyed, irritated, angry, resentful, or bitter?   Anger touches us all.  It is a part of being human.  Whenever we are corrected, threatened, or experience loss, we become angry.  It is a passionate emotion which flares up … Continue reading

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“In my counseling experience I have seen that there is no greater impediment to change than the unwillingness to seek and grant forgiveness.” – Paul David Tripp

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War of Words

Title – War of Words: Getting to the Heart of Your Communication Struggles Author – Paul David Tripp Publisher – Phillipsburg: P & R Publishing, 2000 There are four things that I would like to say about Paul David Tripp. … Continue reading

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His Sayings On The Cross

Title – His Sayings On The Cross Author – I. M. Haldeman, D.D. (pastored 1884 – 1933 in New York City) Publisher – First Baptist Church (Wikipedia), New York, New York

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My Tribute to a 97-year-old (almost 98) Christian Sister in Idaho Falls

My relationship with “Grandma” Neva Mortensen stretches back to my days as a kid growing up at Gethsemane Baptist Church in Idaho Falls.  Practically 40 years ago, in the fall of 1974, my parents enrolled me in 4-year-old kindergarten.  Sue … Continue reading

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The Peace Maker

Title – The Peace Maker:  A Biblical Guide to Resolving Personal Conflict Author – Ken Sande Publisher – Grand Rapids:  Baker Books, 2008, 9th printing, revised and expanded A pastor friend in Idaho Falls lent to me this book.  I … Continue reading

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