Rising Above the Hatred: Session 2 – “A Special Kind of Grace”
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Rising Above the Hatred: Session 2 – “A Special Kind of Grace”

This has been a tough week in America. The Derek Chauvin trial has put on display both the strengths of our justice system and the fragility of national unity. It has tested us all. As Christians we possess a strength and a hope that the rest of the world does not. In addition to that...

If We Want This To Stop
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If We Want This To Stop

I apologize for the quality of this video because I am on vacation and away from my usual “studios”, but in the aftermath of Wednesday’s riots I want to offer some thoughts about how we can live in these divided times in hopes of being a part of the solution and not the problem. And...

Rejoicing in the Lord (Habakkuk 3:17-18)
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Rejoicing in the Lord (Habakkuk 3:17-18)

We may face pandemic, racial injustice, shortages of consumer goods, and other strife. Like the prophet Habakkuk, we can choose to rejoice in the Lord no matter the challenges we face. Speaker: Louvenia Magee

Worship Service, June 7, 2020 — “Fixing 11 am”
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Worship Service, June 7, 2020 — “Fixing 11 am”

Pastors Bob Barnes and Keith Butler have a conversation about what it means for a church to fulfill God’s scriptural intent that the Body of Christ be so centered on Christ that it can embrace and include people of all ethnicities.

Beatitudes for Today?
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Beatitudes for Today?

Linda Barnes talks about the Beatitudes (Matthew 5:3-12) and how they apply to the things happening in our country today. Devotion for June 6, 2020

The Other America
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The Other America

For a devotion today Pastor Barnes would like to invite you to read something: Martin Luther King, Jr.’s speech “The Other America”. King is not popular with everyone. White racists and Marxists tend to oppose his ideas and approach to change. That is because King was a Christian minister, who believed in what America said...