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Weapons to Kill Sin | Romans 8:13

Introduction Thirty-Four-year-old Cory Byrne owned a 9 foot long, 25 pound boa constrictor. He had the snake for about 4 years and he thought the snake was a great pet. I would imagine that a 9 foot snake would be pretty impressive to show off to your friends. Back in June of 2010, [...]

By |2016-11-07T20:10:41+00:00November 29th, 2015|ALIVE! Romans 8, Romans|0 Comments

Killing Sin, Part II | Romans 8:13

Killing Sin Part 2 | Romans 8:13 Last week, I began to explain that for those of us who are “in Christ,” we can choose to live a life marked by victory or by injury.  I illustrated my point by showing you pictures of three different men who pitched for the Arizona Diamondbacks. [...]

By |2016-11-07T20:10:42+00:00November 22nd, 2015|ALIVE! Romans 8, Romans|0 Comments

Killing Sin, Part I | Romans 8:13

Introduction For those of us who are “in Christ,” we can choose to live a life marked by victory or by injury. I have the pictures of three different men who all pitched for the Arizona Diamondbacks. The first man is rookie relief pitcher Eddie Oropesa. Eddie lasted just one year with the [...]

By |2016-11-07T20:10:42+00:00November 15th, 2015|ALIVE! Romans 8, Romans|1 Comment

No Debt to the Flesh | Romans 8:12

Introduction One of the greatest forms of persecution that you and I will face in America is to live for Christ in the marketplace. I’m a small business owner. I was talking with one of my vendors this week and to my knowledge, he is not a believer, but he does deliver on [...]

By |2016-11-07T20:10:42+00:00November 8th, 2015|ALIVE! Romans 8, Romans|0 Comments

Marijuana Growth in Cottonwood Contributes to Social and Financial Hardships – not Prosperity

As a pastor, as a father of teenagers, as a member of the community, as the husband of a teacher and as a business owner, I have deep concerns about expanding marijuana production services in Cottonwood.  I’d like to share a few of those concerns: Marijuana is linked to serious mental difficulties including depression, violent [...]

By |2016-09-11T22:17:15+00:00November 4th, 2015|Articles|0 Comments

Real Life in the Spirit | Romans 8:10-11

  We live in a culture that is obsessed with our bodies.  A visit to the checkout line at any store will quickly reveal the obsession our culture has with people who are young, athletic and thin.  There is a message broadcast constantly that: If you are young If you are thin If you are [...]

By |2016-11-07T20:10:42+00:00November 1st, 2015|ALIVE! Romans 8, Romans|0 Comments