A Love That Lasts
Feb16

A Love That Lasts

All throughout the Song of Solomon we have seen this couple talk to each other about their love, but now they will talk about what love is.       [5] Who is that coming up from the wilderness,                         leaning on her beloved?                         Under the apple tree I awakened you.             There your mother was in labor with you;                         there she who bore you was in labor.  ...

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Work, Quality Time, and a Palm Tree
Feb09

Work, Quality Time, and a Palm Tree

In case you didn’t know, a dude’s college dorm room apartment is filthy. I know this because I was a college dude and now I am a college minister. It didn’t hit me until I started living with a girl that I realized just how gross a dude really is. Granted, not every guy is filthy, but I can only speak for myself, and I was gross. During my sophomore year in college I lived with four guys in what came to be known as “The Blue House.”...

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Trouble In Paradise
Feb03

Trouble In Paradise

This week we are talking about that moment when you realize the person that you married is not the sweet little angel that you thought they were. Conflict. What do we do when it comes? Let me tell you, it can be ugly, and it can linger if you let it. There is a reality in marriage when you realize: This person drives me crazy. Our generation is terrified of that. Statistics tell us that people are getting married later than any...

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Evaluation, Sex, and Bether
Jan26

Evaluation, Sex, and Bether

I can remember during my sophomore year propped up next to the window that was next to our front porch with two of my roommates as we listened to our fourth roommate have his third  “breakup talk”of the semester. When he was finished, we all scattered to the living room and turned on the tv so we could look inconspicuous. He walked in, and he said, “You know, I wish everyone walked around with one of those Sims symbols hovering over...

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The Birds and the Bees
Jan19

The Birds and the Bees

First Things First   You may be asking, “Do we really need to do a series on sex and dating?” Aren’t there more pressing issues, such as social justice, proclamation of the gospel to the lost, and the sanctification of our souls? Well, yes, those are pressing issues, but the reality is, we all stress out about dating and relationships. As a college-aged person you have so many different things screaming for your attention that...

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It Is Finished
Nov10

It Is Finished

[12] And on the first day of Unleavened Bread, when they sacrificed the Passover lamb, his disciples said to him, “Where will you have us go and prepare for you to eat the Passover?”[13] And he sent two of his disciples and said to them, “Go into the city, and a man carrying a jar of water will meet you. The Passover was the Jewish celebration of the exodus out of Egypt. The final plague laid on Egypt was the death of every first...

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