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MAY 28: WHAT DO WE DO NOW?

May 22, 2017

By Charles D. Earl Former Director of Missions, Holston Valley Baptist Assoc., Rogersville Focal Passage: Matthew 28:16-20 We have arrived at our final session of this quarter from the gospel of Matthew having to do with the life, ministry, death, resurrection, and ascension of God’s only begotten Son, and our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. […]

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MAY 28: LIFE ON MISSION

May 22, 2017

By Mark D. Proctor Pastor, Highland Park Baptist Church, Columbia Focal Passage: 1 Corinthians 9:19-27 “What is it you want, Mary? What do you want? You want the moon? Just say the word and I’ll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.” Nothing can stop a man in love. That’s the message from […]

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MAY 21: CRUCIFIED

May 16, 2017

By Charles D. Earl Former Director of Missions, Holston Valley Baptist Assoc., Rogersville Focal Passage:  Matthew 27:41-52 We come today to the 12th of 13 lessons that Matthew gives us in the life of our Lord. We have tried to look at many experiences in the life of Jesus, and we come now to that […]

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MAY 21: LIFE IN THE COMMUNITY

May 16, 2017

By Mark D. Proctor Pastor, Highland Park Baptist Church, Columbia Focal Passage: Matthew 25:34-40 In the seventh grade, I scribbled a profound thought in my Bible: “You only really believe what motivates you to action.” It was brilliant, and it was stolen from the very lips of my youth pastor, who stole it from Jesus. […]

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MAY 14: LOYAL?

May 8, 2017

By Charles D. Earl Former Director of Missions, Holston Valley Baptist Assoc., Rogersville Focal Passage: Matthew 26:63-75 I fear loyalty is a characteristic we find in short supply as we look across the mainstream of Christianity today. The question stares each of us in the face: Just how loyal am I? We should ask that […]

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MAY 14: LIFE AT WORK

May 8, 2017

By Mark D. Proctor Pastor, Highland Park Baptist Church, Columbia Focal Passage: Colossians 3:22-4:1 When I graduated from college, my goal was to be a millionaire by the age of 30.  (Today, at 53, my goal is still to be a 30 year-old millionaire!)  My hard-driving, workaholism dishonored my family and God. As I tried […]

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MAY 7: DO I HAVE THE STRENGTH?

May 2, 2017

By Charles D. Earl Former Director of Missions, Holston Valley Baptist Assoc., Rogersville Focal Passage: Matthew 26:36-46 Lesson 10 of this quarter has to do with the last hours Jesus spends with His disciples before His crucifixion. The place is known as the Garden of Gethsemane, a place that seemed to be a very, very […]

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MAY 7: LIFE AT HOME

May 2, 2017

By Mark D. Proctor Pastor, Highland Park Baptist Church, Columbia Focal Passage: Ephesians 5:22-28; 6:1-3 My house has a design flaw. When a visitor is in the living room, he or she can see right into the master bedroom if the door is open (we can cover how I learned this in another article). A […]

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APR. 30: HOW DO WE REMEMBER?

April 24, 2017

By Charles D. Earl Former Director of Missions, Holston Valley Baptist Assoc., Rogersville Focal Passage: Matthew 26:17-30 The subject of the lesson asks the disciples then, as well as those of us living now, “How Do We Remember?” The extended version of that question, of course, is “how do we remember” this man Christ who […]

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APR. 30: LIFE IN THE CHURCH

April 24, 2017

By Mark D. Proctor Pastor, Highland Park Baptist Church, Columbia Focal Passage: 1 Peter 4:7-11 A favorite Gary Larson cartoon of mine is one with two deer talking in the forest. One has a marking on the fur of his chest that closely resembles a target. His friend remarks, “Bummer of a birthmark, Hal.” Christians […]

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APR. 23: WHAT ABOUT THE FUTURE?

April 19, 2017

By Charles D. Earl Former Director of Missions, Holston Valley Baptist Assoc., Rogersville Focal Passage: Matthew 24:36-51 Ah, the future! That’s the great known and unknown. I had a conversation with a man recently who had celebrated his 94th birthday the day before. His eyes twinkled as he told me about what he had planned […]

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APR. 23: LIFE IN CHRIST

April 19, 2017

By Mark D. Proctor Pastor, Highland Park Baptist Church, Columbia Focal Passage: Luke 9:18-26 When I was 16 I learned to fly. During a solo cross-country flight one afternoon the radios in my little plane malfunctioned and I had to learn — quickly — how to reenter controlled airspace using light signals from the control […]

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