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The Intolerance of Intolerance

For a society that hates labels, we sure use a lot.  While reading this one list, I counted at least ninety plus labels to use for someones sexual identity or their attraction.  It’s an astounding contradiction that our society basks in currently.  On the one hand, they hate labels; it is intolerant to put someone […]

“I Saw God”

“No you didn’t” should be your response if someone ever tells you this. Why such a direct response you ask?  Simple, why sugar coat your answer to a liar? To be frank, many today believe they have seen God but in reality have not.  What leads me to believe this? The Bible. Those who claim […]

#spiritualtimeswithToby – 6

This is it – my last #spiritualtimeswithToby.  Enjoy! Spring Volunteer Mailout 2016 During camp we had fun with some questions, so we’ll carry that trend on here: Question, what is our main purpose in life?  Answer, our main purpose, our main goal in life, is to glorify God and to enjoy Him forever. For some, […]

Jeremiah’s Thoughts on Abortion

“If it seems more horrible to kill a man in his own house, than in a field,…it ought surely to be deemed more atrocious to destroy a fetus in the womb before it has come to light.” So wrote the famous reformer, John Calvin, roughly 500 years ago. Yet, the atrocities continue to this very […]

#spiritualtimeswithToby – 5

Winter Volunteer Mailout 2016 Now speaking of prayer, what is it? It’s often said that “one of the very basic things about the Christian life is praying” and that “prayer is like breathing for the Christian”.*  Just as anyone needs to breathe to live physically, a Christian needs prayer to live spiritually. Obviously then, prayer […]

#spiritualtimeswithToby – 4

Autumn Volunteer Mailout 2016 Do you ever wonder how it works, that even though we still sin, God still accepts us? Well, one of the joys of my job is being able to share my heroes with you.  Today we’re going to read a devotion that answers this question.  It was written over a 100 years ago by […]

#spiritualtimeswithToby – 3

Spring Volunteer Mailout 2015 2 Timothy 3:16-17 “All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work.” There is a lot we can learn from these verses; but I want you to focus on […]