Why Does God Allow So Much Suffering

The following link is a timely and helpful message from Pastor John MacArthur. It was originally delivered in 2008 at the Ligoniers Conference and recently aired on Grace To You. It is well worth the time invested to listen or watch, for encouragement during this time of uncertainty. https://www.gty.org/library/sermons-library/GTY177  

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Guidelines for Reopening

Reopening Pine Grove Bible Church Some guidelines written in order to re-open our church.  It is only a place to start and will be re evaluated weekly.   • Honor and apply all appropriate social distancing. o Families sit together o Leave an empty row or 3-4 chairs betweenfamilies •...

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Who is that Masked Man?

The COVID-19 pandemic is exactly that. It is a pandemic. This Coronavirus has devastated communities throughout the world. According to our friend, Yasmen Loor (pictured above) the pastor of Bautista Olivares Iglesia in the region of Santo Domingo, Ecuador, the lockdown has deeply affected the area in which he and...

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The Shepherd

Psalm 23 “The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters. He restores my soul. He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow...

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The Little Flock

Fear Not Little Flock “”Fear not, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom. Sell your possessions, and give to the needy. Provide yourselves with moneybags that do not grow old, with a treasure in the heavens that does not fail, where no thief...

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The Lost Sheep

“And Jesus went throughout all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom and healing every disease and every affliction. When he saw the crowds, he had compassion for them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd.” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭9:35-36‬...

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“Excuse me please!” or “I’m to busy!”

“I’m to busy!” 15 When one of those at the table with him heard this, he said to Jesus, “Blessed is the one who will eat at the feast in the kingdom of God.”16 Jesus replied: “A certain man was preparing a great banquet and invited many guests. 17 At the time of...

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Third Day

Jesus rose from the dead on the third day. Luke says as much. Actually it was Jesus explaining it to His disciples this time as He appeared to them “Then he opened their minds so they could understand the Scriptures. He told them, “This is what is written: The Messiah...

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Im-mu-ta-bility

”In earlier times you established the earth; the skies are your handiwork. They will perish, but you will endure. They will wear out like a garment; like clothes you will remove them and they will disappear. But you remain.” Psalm 102:25-27 The world seems to be changing right before our eyes. Climate change experts affirm this in...

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Just a Coincidence??

God never ever thinks, “Things aren’t going according to plan.” We do. That’s why everything we do has uncertainty built in. With God, everything is moving precisely as He has intended. It is hard for anyone to go a day, even an hour, without changing in some way. Our thoughts...

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Ministering Afar For God’s Glory and Our Good

Ministering Afar For God’s Glory and Our Good Individual Christian ministry is by nature personal care giving. When care receivers are in need, there is no substitute for personal care — physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. In much the same way, congregational ministry is primarily person to person. Both the one...

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