12/22/2012 “A Call To Worship” — Pastor Shane Idleman

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“A Call To Worship” — Pastor Shane Idleman – 12/22/2012

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12/22/2012 – Christmas—the tree, the cost, and the cross – Shane Idleman

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“She will bear a Son; and you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins” (Matthew 1:21).

There is a significant shift in the church today to avoid controversial truths, such as sin. God’s Word says to confront, confess, and turn from sin, whereas many encourage us to ignore, overlook, and continue in it. Silence about sin minimizes the cross, making it less offensive. The cross only makes sense in light of the consequences of sin. “To convince the world of the truth of Christianity, it must first be convinced of sin. It is only sin that renders Christ intelligible” (Andrew Murray)…
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12/15/2012 “Proverbs 14: Wisdom vs Folly — Who Wins?” — Pastor Shane Idleman

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12/31/2011 – “We must speak the truth in love in 2012”

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There is a dangerous trend in the evangelical church today. A futile attempt is being made to conform God’s Word to social norms, rather than to conform social norms to His Word. As a result, truth is vague, doctrine is blurred, and the fundamentals of the Christian faith are often avoided. The need to speak the truth in love has never been greater.

Darkness and dense fog forced the captain to maneuver anxiously through uncertain waters. The eerie silence was shattered as he faced his greatest fear. Through the thick fog, a faint light signaled disaster. He was on a collision course; another light was fast approaching…
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