Our goal is to build a life in Christ that is not determined by the culture but the Scriptures. The culture “infects” us with ideas, goals, and paradigms that create a form of “Christianity” that is actually contrary to what the Holy Spirit builds within us. It may come as a shock to many but God […]

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Risky Business

Do you remember the story of Abraham? Hebrews 11:17-19 – “By faith Abraham, when God tested him, offered Isaac as a sacrifice. He who had received the promises was about to sacrifice his one and only son, even though God has said to him, ‘It is through Isaac that your offspring will be reckoned.’ Abraham […]

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What crosses your mind when you think about tomorrow? What first comes to mind when thinking about the coming day are the following: *my to-do list *my appointments *my needs and desires *my family On the average day, we don’t think about God very much. Most days, we live caught up in ourselves. Do you […]

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The Capstone

Last night, we welcomed new members into our church. I was asked by one a very good question: “Why is this church named Capstone?” Here’s the answer.  Psalm 118:22 (King James Version) The stone the builders rejected has become the capstone; this is the Lord’s doing and it is marvelous in our eyes.   This passage […]

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The Profit of the Church

What do services at your church look like? It appears that the services at the church in Corinth were often chaotic. There would be times where the gatherings were a confused jumble of prophecy and speaking in tongues. When teaching would come forth, it was often questioned or challenged by members of the congregation, in […]

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Love makes Jesus visible

1 Corinthians chapter thirteen is one of the most recognized in the Bible. It is used in many different settings. But, to understand this chapter in its fullest measure, you must keep in mind that it is part of a whole. The apostle Paul writes this chapter in concert with what he has been teaching […]

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