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A Resurrection State of Mind

Introduction: This week I talked to a young man who has just resigned and left the church he was called to pastor. I think the world of this fellow, who is a leader-in-the-making. I would be happy if he were my pastor. If he were my pastor or the pastor to my family, I would […]

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Prophetic Preaching

  I have never understood why some preachers shy away from the preaching of the signs of the times and the end of the age. Some Bible teachers don’t like to deal with prophetic themes or predictive passages about the future. Perhaps they don’t think these passages are very relevant to current life. Perhaps they […]

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Wet Pastures

It seems to me that Bible study and the Holy Spirit go together just like green pastures and still waters. When we were raising sheep I’d sometimes fill up our watering barrel, but the sheep wouldn’t drink from it. During some seasons of the year, I noticed it stayed full and I could go for days […]

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A Day in Catalina

  Last week my nephew John Campbell traveled with me to Southern California for a speaking engagement with Child Evangelism Fellowship, and we went a day early so we could visit Catalina Island. It takes nearly an hour-and-a-half to travel by boat the twenty-some miles from Dana Point to Catalina, but the ride across the […]