Posts with the category “pastor-thoughts”

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Who we think we are.
October 18th, 2021
I believe every relationship you have - your friends, spouse, kids, even your relationship to God would be better if you would ask them one simple question- "What's it like to be on the other side of ...  Read More
by Joel Halpin
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Fake Trees and Fake Religion
October 4th, 2021
     A few weeks ago, my wife sent me this photo.  I immediately began laughing because I could sympathize with it's owner.  The photo is of a fake tree. Now why would someone in a fairly decent neigh...  Read More
by Joel Halpin
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BibleHacking: 3 keys to unlock God's Word
September 27th, 2021
Every discipline or field has "foundational principles". If you discover the foundational principles, you can quickly become functional, or possibly above average, simply by focusing on the foundation...  Read More
by Joel Halpin
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Gas Station Ready
September 21st, 2021
A friend of mine recently was involved in an altercation at a local gas station. An inebriated man approached my friend and accused him staring. As the man angrily approached and prepared to attack, m...  Read More
by Joel Halpin
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The right to no opinion
September 13th, 2021
“You always own the option of having no opinion. There is never any need to get worked up or to trouble your soul about things you can't control. These things are not asking to be judged by you. Leave...  Read More
by Joel Halpin
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Why we believe in the Church
September 7th, 2021
It matters what we believe about the church. The church is the most important solution the world has access to. As followers of Jesus, we MUST understand the potential of the local church, the power o...  Read More
by Joel Halpin