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The word “Genesis” means new beginnings. We find a lot of “firsts” in the book of Genesis. In today’s blog, (a blog by way of video) we will see God’s presence, power, and plan revealed to us. It is amazing to me that when you see His presence, His power and His plan can be […]

Are You Interested?

by Benjamin Burks on January 5, 2012 · 0 comments

“And the Lord God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul.” (Genesis 2:7) “The Lord God…” When studying the existence of man, evolution leaves God out. However, the Bible starts with God. I have had the privilege to work […]

A Force in You

by Benjamin Burks on December 22, 2011 · 0 comments

Luke 1:30-38, “And the angel said unto her, Fear not, Mary: for thou hast found favour with God. And, behold, thou shalt conceive in thy womb, and bring forth a son, and shalt call his name JESUS. He shall be great, and shall be called the Son of the Highest: and the Lord God shall […]

Wrong Number or Wrong Meditations?

by Benjamin Burks on December 14, 2011 · 1 comment

I recently heard a story about a couple in Nashville, who had been out shopping one day and returned home to find a message on their answering machine. It was obviously a wrong number, as the message was left for an organization that provides food for the hungry at Christmas time. The woman on the […]

Give Thanks 365 Days

by Benjamin Burks on November 28, 2011 · 0 comments

A ministerial student in Evanston, Illinois, who was part of a life-saving squad, was involved in a rescue and recovery effort. In 1860, a ship went aground on the shore of Lake Michigan near Evanston, and Edward Spencer waded again and again into the frigid waters to rescue 17 passengers. In the process, his health […]

Climb On In

by Benjamin Burks on November 16, 2011 · 0 comments

You’ve probably heard it a hundred times. It’s one of the oldest preacher stories around. But it still provides a powerful illustration of the personal nature of faith… One day long ago, a world-renowned tightrope walker came to Niagara Falls and stretched his rope across the thunderous currents from the United States to Canada. Right […]

Faith

by Benjamin Burks on November 2, 2011 · 0 comments

2Peter 1:1-5, “Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Saviour Jesus Christ: (2) Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord, (3) According as his divine […]

Standing on the Promises

by Benjamin Burks on October 26, 2011 · 0 comments

2 Peter 1:1-4, “Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Saviour Jesus Christ: (2) Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord, (3) According as his […]

(2 Peter 1:-3) Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Saviour Jesus Christ: (2) Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord, (3) According as his […]

Tough and Tender

by Benjamin Burks on October 5, 2011 · 0 comments

Luke 22:35-39, “And he said unto them, When I sent you without purse, and scrip, and shoes, lacked ye any thing? And they said, Nothing. (36) Then said he unto them, But now, he that hath a purse, let him take it, and likewise his scrip: and he that hath no sword, let him sell […]