October 16, 2009

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Luke 14:12-14  Then said he also to him that bade him, When thou makest a dinner or a supper, call not thy friends, nor thy brethren, neither thy kinsmen, nor thy rich neighbours; lest they also bid thee again, and a recompence be made thee. But when thou makest a feast, call the poor, the...
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Proverbs 18:24  A man that hath friends must shew himself friendly: and there is a friend that sticketh closer than a brother. The main key to having friends is to be friendly. That means that instead of expecting others to be friendly to you that you must be the aggressor. You must go after others....
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Questions to ask yourself! How do you greet each other and visitors or first attenders to our services? Are you taking advantage of every opportunity to be friendly? Do you show any partiality when the church gathers? Do you only greet the same people in each service or do you try to meet new people...
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We copied these rules from other places and thought they made sense for our ministry. They are not really rules but maybe good guidelines. The three minute rule. We are not to speak to someone we know in the first three minutes after the service. We must seek out first attenders or guests and greet...
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I just got off the phone with Missionary Pastor Jesse Hailey. He is a church planter in South Dakota. He will be coming to the South on deputation and furlough. I am excited about what God has done with him. It is my prayer that Vision Baptist be used of God to help start 100...
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Betty and I are back home again. It is always great to be back here where we know that God wants us. I believe that Vision is God’s greatest will for my life. I believe that He has been preparing me for this time in my life and ministry. I got an upgrade to first...
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“The real key to the missionary’s message is the “remissionary” aspect of Christ’s life, not His kindness, His goodness, or even His revealing of the fatherhood of God to us. “. . . repentance and remission of sins should be preached . . . to all nations . . .” ( Luke 24:47 ). The greatest message...
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If we are devoted to the cause of humanity, we shall soon be crushed and broken-hearted, for we shall often meet with more ingratitude from men than we would from a dog; but if our motive is love to God, no ingratitude can hinder us from serving our fellow men. –Oswald Chambers I got this...
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