Monthly Archives: October 2011

Why does Jesus talk in parables and “Pastors” always have the answer?

Kingdom Principle:  There is no right answer to advance the Kingdom – just righteousness. Key Words:  Obedience, Listening,  Purpose, Values Passages: Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25 Psalm 78:1-7 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 Matthew 25:1-13 Most of us want God to tell us the … Continue reading

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The Roots of “Do as I say, not as I do”

Kingdom Principle: Leadership is a balance of being and doing. Key words:  Parenting, Leadership, Control, Change Joshua 3:7-17 Psalm 107:1-7, 33-37 1 Thessalonians 2:9-13 Matthew 23:1-12 It is one thing to know what to do, and quite another to do … Continue reading

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Need more time in your day?

Updated 10/24/14 Kingdom Principle – Time in the Kingdom is not linear, nor limited Key Words: Busy-ness, Balance, Time Perspective Deuteronomy 34:1-12 Psalm 90:1-6, 13-17 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8 Matthew 22:34-46 Every year in August, rough 30 new families enter my … Continue reading

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Why is life easy for some and not others?

Kingdom Principle:  The King covers his faithful servants with his favor Key Words:   Favor vs. Frustration, Paradox, Prayer Key Verse: 1 Thess. 1:5 because our message of the gospel came to you not in word only, but also in power … Continue reading

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Is worship Sunday @ 10?

Kingdom Principle: The King rules and reigns over the Kingdom Key Words: Choice & Change, Will and Worship Key Verses: Exodus 32:1 When the people saw that Moses delayed to come down from the mountain, the people gathered around Aaron, … Continue reading

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