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  • Trading Spaces

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Feb 17, 2009
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    Jesus heals to return outcast into a community and a relationship with God.

    Trading Spaces Mark 1:39-45 A couple of weeks ago we looked at how Mark describes the first Synagogue incident. The people were amazed a Jesus teaching style. It was unique and authoritative. Add to that with words only Jesus commanded the spirit the hush and leave a church member and it more

  • Funeral - Prayer Champion

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Feb 12, 2009
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    Older lady with a special gift of prayer. Her relationship with God wittnessed healings and joy that are amazing.

    Funeral – Mrs. _______ We have come to the moment in the service where I am expected to say some nice things about _____. I need to share with you that finding something nice to say is harder than you might think. Please don’t mis-understand. The only reason it is hard is because there is so more

  • When Jesus Touches…

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Feb 12, 2009
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    Jesus does not need nor want an audience in order to heal. He heals to bring people into service. He cures death to bring us to new life today.

    When Jesus Touches… Mark 1:29-37 This morning it was so tempting to start off with a mother-in-law joke. But, I have several problems. First, I have been assured that it would be in very poor taste. Second, it would be a horrible thing to make light of this woman that was reported to more

  • Funeral - Mildly Christian Man

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Feb 12, 2009
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    Funeral for a man the professed faith lonag after her had the strenght to make it apparent in his life.

    I want to start my remarks by saying what an honor it is to be invited to participate in this celebration of Mr. ________ life. I can come to the celebration because in life he and the rest of his family included me in the more normal situations and allowed me to be a part of their more

  • When Jesus Speaks…..

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Feb 7, 2009

    An evil spirit visits church and Jesus cast it out. Jesus demonstrates a new kind of preaching and authority

    When Jesus Speaks….. If I say the name E.F Hutton….what comes to mind? Teenagers I think you are off the hook on this one. Let me say the phrase, When E. F. Hutton Speaks……People listen. It was in commercial about an investment company, two people in a crowded place talking more

  • What If The Gift Never Came?

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Jan 29, 2009

    What be be missing if Jesus never came.

    During this advent season, we have been talking about waiting. How the Hebrew people waited for their messiah and how we wait for his return. We have also considered how we tend to take the ancient meaning of Christmas for granted. The stress that has to be there because Mary and Joseph’s more

  • Simple Hymn And Scripture Service

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Jan 29, 2009

    Service after Christmas to celebrate hymns and scripture - added personal testimony

    For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. -Isaiah 9:6 Dear Heavenly Father, we come to the stable in more

  • What Is Christian Freedom?

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Jan 29, 2009
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    The word freedom normall does not mean free...What about Christian freedom?

    What is Christian freedom? Romans 6:15-18 As Americans we claim to live in a “free country. We hear about freedom of speech, freedom of the press, freedom of religion. We claim to believe that we are free to do whatever we want as long as we don’t break any laws, pay our taxes and don’t hurt more

  • What Kind Of God? Series

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Jan 29, 2009
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    Our exersize of Christian freedom is directly related to what other has taught us about what God is like.

    Christian Freedom – What kind of God? Here at the first of the year we are working through a short series of messages related to the topic of Christian freedom. Last week we talked about how our American citizenship gives us amazing freedoms and rights but they are limited by other people’s more

  • The Problem Of Perfectionism Series

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Jan 29, 2009
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    It is really hard to keep up the pretence of being a perfect Christian. It si so hard that you will probably lose your faith.

    Christian freedom – The problem of perfectionism In recent messages we have talked about the things that affect our Christian Freedom. How when we normally claim that we are free people that we automatically accept limits on our freedom. Limits based on cultural limits which might affect more

  • Limits Of Membership Series

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Jan 29, 2009
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    Membership - choosing where to apply our freedom...To the kingdom of God.

    Limits of membership In the past several weeks we have been discussing Christian freedom. We have examined Jesus’ and Paul’s words related to the subject and I have suggested that when each one speaks about Christian Freedom we can be sure that their use of the word is absolute…Free means more

  • Giving Thanks!

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Jan 29, 2009
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    Thanks Giving - what are we thankful for? We are called by scripture to give constatn thanks

    Giving thanks! Psalm 103 This morning I want to perform a small psychological experiment. Don’t worry I am not going to embarrass anyone. All I want you to do is to remember the first thought that comes into your mind when I ask you a question. Can you believe that this Thursday is more

  • Remember Cousin John

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Jan 29, 2009

    Everyone has relatives that seem strange. Jesus was not any different except that the crazy opinions and words were from God.

    It happened for the first time this week…I was asked the question that I dread…Are you ready for Christmas? My standard response is to say that it is not Christmas Eve yet? I ask what the big hurry is….? My point of view on Christmas shopping is not well received at my house. I am not more

  • What Was She Thinking?

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Jan 29, 2009

    Mary has a specian and yer probably stressful day when that Angel gove her God’s message.

    In the past I used to go and pick up the kids from school. I would usually say, “so how was your day?” Normally I would get grunts and groans. Sometimes I would receive a word like boring and occasionally ok. I don’t recall more than a couple of occasions when there was any excitement in more

  • The Truth About Rich People

    Contributed by Thomas Bowen on Nov 20, 2008
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    Wealth is only a problem if hording becomes a way of life

    The Truth about Rich People James 5:1-6 Watching all the financial news this week, I heard names of wealthy people mentioned that I did not recognize. One of the people mentioned had thrown his support behind one of the hurting financial companies. The said that he was putting up “9 billion more