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Don’t Open Your Mouth When These 20 Occasions Happen

Many of you asked for a copy of the 20 occasions for keeping our mouths closed rather than saying something that could hurt rather than help. BY JP JONES Editor’s Note: The following was shared by Pastor JP Jones to his congregation at Crossline Church in Laguna Hills, California and published here with permission. You can listen to JP’s program, Truth That Changes Lives, at OnePlace.com. Well, here they are… Don’t open your...

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Greg Laurie and SoCal Harvest Aim to Ignite New Generation’s Jesus Revolution

Nearly 50 years after the Jesus Movement — one of the greatest spiritual awakenings of the 20th century — came to life in Southern California, local pastor and evangelist who was himself brought to faith in the movement, Greg Laurie, is seeking to spark a similar revival in the Southland. NEWS RELEASE Laura McGowan Communications Dedicated to sharing a message of God’s love and igniting a “Jesus revolution” in a new generation,...

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Church Planting Questions From a Science Nerd

Wow! It’s hard to believe, but a few months ago we planted our 500th church! For an organization that is celebrating our 15th anniversary this year, this was a HUGE milestone. BY BOB CARLTON STADIA As you can imagine, after planting 500 churches in 15 years we’ve learned a few things along the way. We’ve learned a lot about what to do (and even more about what not to do). One thing...

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Strong ‘D’ – New Online Bible Study Starts – LIVE STREAM

 Join Pastor Kenny Luck as he starts his new online series, “Strong D” Thursday (7/19/18) morning 6:45 PT on Every Man Ministries Facebook Page. “Strong “D” is usually a description we use in the area of sports. Championship teams are characterized by high power offenses and strong defenses — strong D,” said Luck, the founder of Every Man Ministries and author of Dangerous Good. “In the spiritual life you have to...

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Want to Change the World? Start Here

Quite frankly, we live in a world plagued by ignorance. Hear me out. BY COLE PARRISH I don’t use this terminology to insult or offend anyone, but rather to signify a lack of awareness and understanding. Personally, I’ve always struggled with ignorance because I’ve been too concerned with being right. In fact, this is an ongoing struggle. My tendency is to assume my perspective is correct, my experience is the only...

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YouVersion Bible App Celebrates 10th Anniversary, 330 Million Installs

The world’s most downloaded Bible App was released 10 years ago, not by a startup in Silicon Valley, but a local church in Oklahoma. The YouVersion Bible App was one of the first 200 free apps available when Apple launched the App Store on July 10, 2008. Since then, it has been downloaded in every country of the world. After seeing 83,000 installs of the Bible App in the first...

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God’s Call To Love Our City: Babylon, Nineveh, or New Jerusalem

When you think about creation and God’s original intent for mankind, what do you envision? Does your mind immediately fill with images of wide open spaces filled with beautiful creatures living in perfect harmony and free from the busyness, noise, and clutter that comes with urban living? BY TOMMY LEE RESOURCE GLOBAL It is easy to think of the Garden of Eden as the ideal dwelling place, but it is just as...

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LA Dodgers Clayton Kershaw Using His Platform Wisely

Los Angeles Dodgers All-Star Clayton Kershaw, who is featured on the cover of the newest Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) Magazine, said he must use his time, talent and treasure wisely for his Savior. NEWS RELEASE HAMILTON STRATEGIES Kershaw tells FCA that his time is taken up by regular dinners in the Los Angeles Dodgers’ clubhouse, cardio and weight-room workouts, stretching routines, scouting report breakdowns and long-toss sessions in the outfield. And...

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President Trump Picks Brett Kavanaugh as His Nominee for Supreme Court

President Donald Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh, a federal appeals court judge in Washington, to succeed Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court. UPDATE CBN News: In front of a nationally televised audience Monday night, President Donald Trump announced his nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to replace retiring Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy. Speaking from the East Room of the White House, Trump introduced Kavanaugh as “a judge’s judge” and cited his “proven commitment...

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Jesus Didn’t Fit Politically or Socially; Probably Wouldn’t Now Either

If Jesus walked among us today he would probably not fit neatly into any of our political categories. BY ROBERT CHAO ROMERO Matthew 25 Movement I don’t think he would endorse the full political platform of either the Republicans or the Democrats because each party has biblical blind spots. Two thousand years ago, Jesus didn’t fit neatly into any of the major social groups of his day either. ONE IN A SERIES: HOW WOULD...

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