The Gift of Love – 2/10/19

God’s Gifts to Us The Gift of Love February 10, 2019 Rev. Fritz Nelson Text: 1 Corinthians 13 Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful; it does

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A Gentle Tongue – 9/23/18

A Gentle Tongue  September 23, 2018  Rev. Fritz Nelson    Text: James 3:1-12; John 4:7-42; Proverbs 15:1-4    First some advice.  Then a story.    The advice comes the book of Proverbs:  A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger  The tongue of the wise

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Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus – 9/2/18

All Request Summer Hymn Sing  Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus  September 2, 2018    Text: Joshua 24:14-15; Matthew 25:31-46  Song: Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus by George Duffield, Jr.   When I was a kid I’d procrastinate practicing for my piano recitals by playing through a Baptist hymnal

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Love Them Like Jesus – 6/03/18

All Request Summer Hymn Sing Love Them Like Jesus June 3, 2018 Text: John 13:34-35 Song: Love Them Like Jesus by Mark Hall & Bernie Herms   Just love.  Love them like Jesus.  Its that easy.  Its that hard. Mark Hall, the lead singer and principle song writer of Casting

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Ferocious Love – 12/10/17

Ferocious Love December 10, 2017 (Advent 2) Rev. Fritz Nelson – First Presbyterian, Columbiana Text: Mark 1:1-8 This morning, instead of a traditional sermon, I want to share a little of Brenda Hamilton’s story.  She was one of the speakers at THE HUB workshop Thursday night. Of Brenda’s four children,

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