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WHAT IS HOLDING YOU TOGETHER?

Posted by Pastor John Lewis on

In about a week and a half it will be Good Friday, and here in Hamilton we observe Good Friday with the “Way of the Cross” with hundreds of people and churches coming together. Years ago, there was a doctor on a treadmill watching television, and he was listening to a minister...

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HOW MUCH FARTHER? WAIT FOR IT.

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 This time of year, people are talking about Spring Break, warmer weather, maybe even getting away and going to Florida.  Years ago, I had a church back in Virginia in the Shenandoah Valley, and a little 5 yr. old boy, named Robert, had a great sense of humor.  For the first...

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We Are All Under Construction

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This is the time of year when there’s lots of road construction going on everywhere. Years ago Billy and Ruth Graham were driving along a highway, where there was lots of construction and lots of orange barrels. They were crawling along at 10 mph, when they finally came to the end there...

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Storms and Floods in the Midwest

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Here in the Midwest, we are in the season of flooding, thunderstorms, and even tornadoes. Back in 1999, in a small town in Oklahoma, a Baptist preacher moved there to take a church.  He and his wife unpacked their belongings all day in the parsonage, and then decided to shower and get...

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A Funny and True Billy Graham Story....Wait for it

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“This last week, we lost one of the great preachers of all time, Dr. Billy Graham. But, I have to tell you a great story: Years ago, one of my classmates took a small church in the Shenandoah Valley in Virginia.  It was summertime, in fact it was August, and he figured a lot of...

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