Calvin’s Corner #12: Finding Reconciliation in Ferguson Missouri

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Pastor Michael Newnham and Phil Naessens talk about Michaels book Make Your Own Application in the process of becoming an audio book, the situation in Ferguson Missouri and the guys discuss what they feel is the greatest threat to the American Church.

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Calvin’s Corner #11: What is Election and Predestination?

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Pastor Michael Newnham and Phil Naessens talk NFL Football, the joys and sorrows of blogging, Election, Predestination plus more great Christian talk on this weeks Calvin’s Corner.

 

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Calvin’s Corner #10: Limited vs Unlimited Atonement

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Pastor Michael Newnham and Phil Naessens talk Fantasy Football, answer a listeners question about two books written by George Bryson and talk about Limited and Universal Atonement plus more great talk on this weeks Calvin’s Corner.

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Putting Feet to Their Faith

Jesus Said...Ministries of Akron Ohio praying before they do their weekly Saturday morning street witnessing......photo from the Jesus Said....Ministries website
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This morning I was trotting off to the library and like the tool that I am I forgot the library doesn’t open until 10am. I’m glad the library was closed as I got to witness Christianity in action.

Feeding the hungry and clothing the naked. I think that’s in the Good Book somewhere.

That’s what I saw this morning in the Plaza right next to the Akron Public Library. Apparently these kind Christian folks from a ministry called Jesus Said…Ministries meet there just about every Saturday morning feeding the hungry and clothing the naked.

It was a bit chilly with a brisk breeze this morning but that didn’t deter the dozen or so volunteers from putting feet to their faith and doing what they feel the Good Book is telling them to do. It was refreshing to see.

Like I said it was cold out there but Jesus Said…Ministries had a bit of everything going on. They had a bit of live music, plenty of food, clothing and a bit of street preaching as well. They even brought their own kneeling bench so folks wouldn’t have to get dirty praying for salvation.

It’s always nice to see folks putting feet to their faith or in this case clothes on backs and food in bellies. Just in case you were wondering the Good Book says the following;

 (John 21:15-17)  When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?” He said to him, “Yes, Lord; you know that I love you.” He said to him, “Feed my lambs.” He said to him a second time, “Simon, son of John, do you love me?” He said to him, “Yes, Lord; you know that I love you.” He said to him, “Tend my sheep.”He said to him the third time, “Simon, son of John, do you love me?” Peter was grieved because he said to him the third time, “Do you love me?” and he said to him, “Lord, you know everything; you know that I love you.” Jesus said to him, “Feed my sheep. ESV from E-Sword

Strong words from the Lord and Savior especially in light of the fact Peter had just denied Jesus. A reminder of what he had done (hence the three separate commands) and then forgiveness.

The street preacher from Jesus Said…Ministries used the same approach to the crowd of about 150 that Jesus did with Peter reminding them they are sinners and then showing them the way to forgiveness by grace through faith in the Lord Jesus Christ.

I’d say a job well done and if you reading this are in the Akron Ohio area you should check out Jesus Said…Ministries and see if you can either volunteer or maybe donate some food, clothing or even your time and put feet to your faith.

You’ll be happy that you did.

Free Pastor Saeed Abedini

Today’s Wednesday and this is the day when we change our Facebook profile pictures to that of Pastor Saeed Abedini, the Iranian born American Pastor imprisoned in Iran for crimes against the state……IOW being a Christian.

It would be nice if the Obama Government would get involved but to the best of my knowledge they haven’t and if they have it hasn’t done any good because Abedini is still locked up.

Allegedly Abedini is being threatened by ISIS. This is the same crew that beheaded American Journalist James Foley. The video I linked to is graphic so viewer discretion is advised.

So, please change your profile picture today to one of Pastor Abedini and please pray for him and his family that God’s will be done in this matter and hopefully that will is for him to return home to his family.

Yes dear friends. After a two and a half year hiatus, the blog and I are back.

Tim Tebow and Foolish Christian Apologists

Tonight Pastor Michael Newnham and I begin discussing the all the hoopla surrounding Tim Tebow and then examine an blog posting titled 10 Pitfalls of a Foolish Apologist.

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The True Christian Church and the Faithful Proclamation of the Word of God

Today I’m joined by Dr. Kenneth Talbot and he is here to biblically define what a true Christian Church is, what the bible says about the true proclamation of His word and how this manifests itself in the life of a believer in Christ.

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