Do NOT Mock Your Mom or Dad!

“The eye that mocks a father, that scorns an aged mother, will be pecked out by the ravens of the valley, will be eaten by the vultures. -Proverbs 30:17 Wow! When you first read this, it honestly sounds really scary and gruesome, doesn’t it? But, what this piece of scripture really has to do with is that it is a...

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Devotion – July 17, 2015 – Every Generation

The people served the LORD throughout the lifetime of Joshua and of the elders who outlived him and who had seen all the great things the LORD had done for Israel. —Judges 2:7 When the people of Israel entered the Promised Land, they experienced the work of the Lord first hand.  They had been sustained in the wilderness and they...

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Devotion – June 22, 2015 – Teaching our Children

Come, my children, listen to me; I will teach you the fear of the LORD. —Psalm 34:11 One of the greatest blessings and greatest responsibilities for adults, especially parents, is to raise their children in the faith.  Even if you aren't a parent, you can still bring Christ into the lives of the children you know.  In Psalm 34, the...

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Christian Ed Begins at Home

"Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it." - Proverbs 22:6 How do we, as parents, train up our children in the way they should go? I may be a Vicar (pastor in training), but I'm a parent as well.  The faith of my child, especially as...

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