Counseling One Another

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Counseling One Another

March 29, 2018
by Paul Tautges
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7 Ways Grief Becomes Sinful

Slowly, I’ve been reading Facing Grief by the Puritan, John Flavel. Chapter 4, When Sorrow Becomes Sinful, was especially convicting and helpful, as I reflected back upon a time in which I allowed sorrow to overtake me and lead me … Continue reading

March 28, 2018
by Paul Tautges
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Evaluate Your Definition of “Discipleship”

“Disciples, discipleship, discipling, disciple-making. These words are such an established part of conversation about ministry and church life that we rarely pause to consider what we actually mean by them,” write Colin Marshall and Tony Payne in The Vine Project: … Continue reading

March 24, 2018
by Paul Tautges
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When should a child be baptized or participate in the Lord’s Supper?

All Christian parents long for their children to trust in Christ and to make their profession of faith public.  It’s not surprising that children raised in Christian homes sooner or later will ask a parent, “When can I be baptized?” The … Continue reading

March 23, 2018
by Paul Tautges
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Living By Faith with No Regrets

Sunday mornings, our church is tracing the master story-line of the Bible, through the Bible—the promised redemption brought about in its fullness by the person and work of Jesus Christ. I’ve entitled this sermon series From Garden to Garden, since … Continue reading

March 21, 2018
by Paul Tautges
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Freedom that Lasts

Freedom That Lasts is a Christ-centered, Bible-based, local-church-focused discipleship ministry to those enslaved in life-dominating sins or overcome by hurtful events of life. If your church is considering starting an addiction ministry, FTL may be a good option for you. … Continue reading