Category Archives: Commitment

The Lord’s Day

by Sean P. Cavender | The Bald Knob Builder The New Testament church has had the long-standing practice of meeting and assembling for worship on the first day of the week since the church began. In keeping with the practice … Continue reading

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Fear And Serve God

Apathy or Piety | Lessons from Malachi | William J. Stewart Recently I read a short clip about a robbery at a local church. No value was set on what had been stolen, but the suspects were identified and the … Continue reading

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Honour Your Commitment

Apaty or Piety | Lessons from Malachi | William J. Stewart In Matthew 21, Jesus spoke of a man who asked his sons to work in his vineyard. One son refused, but afterward changed his mind. The other son said … Continue reading

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Going Through The Motions

Apathy or Piety | Lessons From Malachi | William J. Stewart As you read through Malachi 1, it is not difficult to see that the people in Malachi’s day were simply going through the motions when it came to their service … Continue reading

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Fathers In The Bible

by William Stewart There is no shortage of fathers in the Bible. Certainly not every man we read of on it’s pages was a father, but I suspect the vast majority were. Doubtless, there are plenty of lessons we can learn, … Continue reading

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Your Reasonable Service

William J. Stewart | Texts To Pause & Ponder On The book of Romans is filled with many great statements. The book begins with the declaration that the gospel “…is the power of God to salvation…” (1:16), and ends with the … Continue reading

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Two Or Three Gathered Together

William J. Stewart | Is That Really What It Means? You’re going on vacation, but there is no faithful congregation of God’s people meeting anywhere near your destination of choice. You believe it is important to meet with Christians each … Continue reading

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I Am Resolved … Are You?

William J. Stewart As we enter 2015, many will be making resolutions for the New Year. Here are some things I hope all members of the local church will resolve to do throughout the coming year. Resolve is defined by … Continue reading

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The Sick Lady

Jim R. Mickells Now He was teaching in one of the synagogues on the Sabbath. And behold, there was a woman who had a spirit of infirmity eighteen years, and was bent over and could in no way raise herself up. … Continue reading

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Winning The Prize

William J. Stewart | Spiritual Lessons from the World of Sports Why do athletes compete? Fun? Comradery? Sportsmanship? Big salaries? These are all important to competitors, but what is most important to most athletes is the win. They are in … Continue reading

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