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4 Ways to Become a Useless Church

Reviewing our miniseries...

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Do not Let Truth Fall by the Wayside

This Sunday was the second week on a new mini-series titled, "Four Ways To Become a Useless Church." Unfortunately, the American landscape is overgrown with useless church after useless church - churches that might be popular, but are far from powerful. My fear is that First Baptist Church might become one of those useless Churches - ineffective, powerless, nominal. This ...

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The Gospel in Isaiah 9:6

This all too familiar verse contains the Gospel message....

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Can a Bird Fly with Only One Wing?

A thought from Psalm 130...

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What will you do when Jesus confronts you?

Jesus confronted a wayward system of worship in John 2:13-22. What happens when Jesus confronts you?...

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Have We Lost Our Awe?

Do you find that you never marvel at Jesus?...

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The Purpose of John

Why did John write the Gospel of John?...

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A Closing Prayer

How do you close a series on the church? Follow the example of Paul, of course....

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A Covenant Membership

Church membership is a covenant between baptized, regenerate disciples of Jesus Christ, in a local area, whose purpose is to glorify God by following the teaching of Scripture, submitting to the shepherding ministry of the leadership of the body, fulfilling the mission left by Jesus through evangelism and mutual discipleship, and uplifting the body of Christ through the Sp...

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Church Membership

What is church membership?...

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June 30 Sunday Follow Up

Missions exists because worship doesn't....

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June 23 Sunday Follow-Up

What do church leaders do? Peter's answer: shepherd....

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Sunday Follow Up

Who can lead the church? ...

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