Sermon Series

No Ordinary Father

Sep 9, 2018 - Oct 7, 2018

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How do you see God? To some, He’s a judge or granter of wishes. To others, He’s more of a distant, cosmic force. But in the B...

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Why it matters to know God as your Father

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In the summer of 2015, my wife and I boarded a plane for China to adopt a 5-year-old boy. We named him Joseph, and without missing a beat...

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The Nature of the Shepherd

From Shepherd

June 17, 2018

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Every person who tries to live life on their terms will soon discover they're just like sheep — spiritually defenseless, direct...

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Is your relationship with your dad affecting how you see God?

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Soon after Sharie and I met and fell in love, we began to realize we both loved God with all our hearts, but we had very different ways o...

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The surprising journey that changed me and my dad

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Clemson football player Darien Rencher was only 14 when he discovered that a father can sometimes learn from his son.

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Five lessons I learned about being a dad

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It seems like yesterday when I found out I was going to be a dad.  My wife and I were excited about being parents, and I loved the i...

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Three fears expectant fathers face (and how to move past them)

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Nothing is more simultaneously joyful and frightening than becoming a father. I remember pointing at my wife’s belly and saying, &...

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Dads don’t need more ties

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One of the most difficult tasks is shopping for Dad, especially when he won’t give away even a little hint. Handmade cards, phone c...

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Thanks, Dad, for never giving up

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“Listen, my son, to your father’s instruction and do not forsake your mother’s teaching. They are a garland t...

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How a hurting teen and a hoping-to-be mom became no ordinary family

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Quentin Shaver felt abandoned by a broken family. When he met Meg Cook, her heart already had a place where he belonged.

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When fathers and daughters stop talking

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Have you ever been wrong about something for 23 years? I have. Until the age of 23, when people would tell me that the way I viewed my ...

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What makes a good husband

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It seems like everyone has a different opinion on what role a husband should fill in the house. Some say husbands are large and in charge...

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