Category Archives: Ephesians

BELIEVING PRAYER

James – Dealing with Sin   “Let us close in prayer…” Prayer seems to be the beginning and end to every corporate worship service. Prayer is sometimes relegated to merely function. “Someone want to pray over this meal?” “Pastor, would … Continue reading

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GO WHERE THE ACTION IS!

Hebrews – God’s Action in Jesus   We are always searching for better…better car, better home, better party, better clothes, better shoes and sometimes better family and friends (yeah, that’s sad). Many are searching for more. Many people are addicted … Continue reading

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FINGERPAINTING TO A MASTERPIECE!

Hebrews – God’s Action in Jesus As a teacher of young lives we would encouraging ask first graders painting for the first time, “So, tell me about your picture” instead of “What in the world is this?”. See the difference? … Continue reading

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LOVING DILIGENCE

Thessalonians – Hope   The first church Randy pastored after leaving full time teaching was in Oklahoma. This church was located on the border of Oklahoma City, Spencer and Midwest City, so the highway that ran parallel to our church … Continue reading

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WHAT TO WEAR? ONLY DESIGNER LABELS…

Colossians – Christ in Us!   I was gratefully a bridesmaid only a few times. In each episode of getting ready for the wedding I was amazed by the mothers of each bride who attended meticulously to every detail…details that … Continue reading

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APPLICATION

Ephesians – Belief and Behavior   “It doesn’t work unless you rub it in!”, said the little boy to his sister. The boy had overheard his mom telling him how to apply sunscreen to his body before battling the rays … Continue reading

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HONOR

Ephesians – Belief and Behavior   “Honor your father and mother” were the words whispered to me one day as I was going about my work. What?, I do love them. Again, “honor your father and mother” in an almost … Continue reading

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