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August 2021

The Missional Church But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.  Acts 1:8 Jesus was preparing to go to the Father.  Following His resurrection, He appeared to the disciples during
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July 2021

Consumerism in the Church House of God And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers. Acts 2:42   It seems that increasingly time wins its sprinting race.  Moments in recent history that I studied in school as a young
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June 2021

Cooperating for His Glory I planted, Apollos watered, but God gave the growth. 1 Corinthians 3:6 Since our founding in 1944, Audubon Baptist has aligned our mission with the Southern Baptist Convention. We cooperate with the convention, holding to the same tenants of the faith once for all delivered to
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May 2021

PERFECT LOVE CASTS OUT FEAR 1 John 4:18, There is not fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear. On Friday, April 23rd, we handed over one of the giants of our faith to life everlasting in the presence of the Father and the Son. Dr. Edgar Hatfield is
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April 2021

A New Beginning John 20:2, So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved, and said, “They have taken the Lord out of the tomb, and we don’t know where they have put Him!” Most of us will remember our grade school days and
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March 2021

Your Influence for Jesus But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for his own possession, that you may proclaim the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light. 1 Peter 2:9 I have been already thinking about our
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February 2021

Proverbs 22:4, The reward for humility and fear of the LORD is riches and honor and life. I awoke this morning to learn that one of my childhood heroes, Mr. Henry Louis Aaron, died peacefully in his sleep during the overnight hours. As a lifelong fan of the Atlanta Braves,
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January 2021

Forgetting.  And Remembering. Isaiah 43:18-19a, Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past.  See, I am doing a new thing!  Now it springs up; do you not perceive it. Isaiah 46:9, Remember the former things of old; for I am God, and there is no other; I am
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December 2020

Pleasant Places Exodus 12:36, And the LORD had given the people favor in the sight of the Egyptians, so that they let them have what they asked. Thus they plundered the Egyptians. We are well into the holiday season, moving quickly from Thanksgiving and making our way toward Christmas. Even
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November 2020

A Little Strength Conditioning And do not be grieved, for the joy of the Lord is your strength.  Nehemiah 8:10b As I write, AmyJo and I are in deliberations about what to give our daughter Abby for her upcoming birthday.  We have six children that we love and cherish; birthdays come around
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