The REAL Romans Road

The REAL Romans Road

Many of you are familiar with the Romans Road, a collection of verses from that signature New Testament book designed to lead people on the "road" to salvation. It starts out with our Problem from Romans 3:23:       For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of...

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A Big Church … Or Something Else?

A Big Church … Or Something Else?

Several years ago during a  Next Step group, a woman made the most interesting observation about Good Shepherd: This is not a big church.  It's a church where a lot of people belong. And I did what I always do in a situation like that:  exclaimed "that will...

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Comeback, Week 3 — “When Truth Dies”

Comeback, Week 3 — “When Truth Dies”

We've come back for two weeks. Now we wrap up that "transitional" series that has brought us back worship that is live, indoors, and safe. This week it's When Truth Dies and you can catch it at ... Any of  our livestream broadcast platforms at 9 and 11 am Eastern...

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The Eyes Of Texas Will Be Upon …. Me?

The Eyes Of Texas Will Be Upon …. Me?

Look what happens next week at the Northwest Texas Annual Conference Clergy Retreat at Ceta Canyon Campround: Simplify The Message & Multiply The Impact Would you like tools to preach clearly, to lead confidently, and to innovate boldly? Then the 2020 NWTX Clergy...

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When God Used An Ad-Lib

When God Used An Ad-Lib

Most of you know that I am a "think-to-talker" much more than a "talk-to-thinker."  Though I deliver my Sunday messages without notes, I design them with great care and for the most part know what I'm going to say and when I'm going to say it. Verbal processing is not...

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The Danger Of Familiarity

One of the dangers of being a long-time Christian is that you begin to think you know what a particular section of the bible is about -- since you've read it so many times -- before you sit down to encounter it once again. Case in point: Romans 6-8. For many years,...

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