Posts Tagged ‘teenager truth’

Today’s “F” can be tomorrows “A”

Acts 2:8 Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost. I hate to fail.  I mean I really HATE to FAIL!! Sadly, I do fail, and sometimes I fail…

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Jesus and the “Emo” Boy

Mark 5:1-20 As soon as Jesus steps out of his boat in Gadara, he is met by a young man who has an unclean spirit. We know this man as the Maniac of Gadara, however I would like for you to imagine this young man living in our current day and age. Can you picture…

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Whatever or Whatsoever

Perhaps many would look back to the 60s and 70s as the time when an attitude began among young people. An attitude of   NO BOUNDARIES.   NO RULES.     ANYTHING GOES. It was summed up in the music of those eras lyrics like “Runaway Child”    — Not Rock Song—Temptations You’re in punishment ‘cause your mother wants…

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Taking Teenagers to the Next Level

Daniel 1:18-20 Now at the end of the days that the king had said he should bring them in, then the prince of the eunuchs brought them in before Nebuchadnezzar. And the king communed with them; and among them all was found none like Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah: therefore stood they before the king.…

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Turning a Devil into A Disciple

Mark 5 Mark 5:1-2 And they came over unto the other side of the sea, into the country of the Gadarenes. And when he was come out of the ship, immediately there met him out of the tombs a man with an unclean spirit, Story about the Maniac…. Verse 2-     out of the tombs- Distanced…

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What Will You Get From The Garden?

Matt 26:36-50 Here we read the story of Jesus going to the Garden of Gethsemane to pray. Gethsemane means “oil press”.  The olive trees present in the garden, produced the oil used in the towns. Gethsemane was a place Jesus frequented… He loved going there, and he wanted his disciples to be familiar with the…

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Surviving Spiritually in Sardis

Sardis was a river city, a popular metropolis. It was populated and powerful. The city was consumed with idol worship. The temples were filled with prostitutes. This was a wicked, wicked city. Sin flooded the streets. People were blind. Not only was the city sinful, the church was dead. The Christians at Sardis Baptist Church had a name…

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