Posts from October 2017

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The True Temple

by Ladd
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The Temple was where Heaven and Earth met for the Jews. They understood the Temple to be the dwelling place of God. They didn’t believe that God lived primarily in heaven and only occasionally popped into the Temple. The temple was His home. The problem, however, was that with the building of the new Temple […]

What’s Your Favourite Read?

by Ladd
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A couple of times a year I try to give an update on the books that I’ve read or am in the middle of reading. I noticed that it has been quite a while since I last wrote about “books” so I thought it might be fun to share with you some of the books […]

What Does “Eternal Life” Mean To You?

by Ladd
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We all know the story of the Good Samaritan. We’ve heard a score of sermons that have, as their core lesson, the rescue of a battered traveller by an unlikely hero—a Samaritan. The take away from the parable can go one of two ways. First, our perceived enemies may not really be enemies and may […]

God Loved ~ He Gave ~ We Believe

by Ladd
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I just returned from vacation and realized it has been a long time since I sent out my last post. I woke yesterday morning to the headlines of the worse mass shooting in United States history with over two-hundred and fifty people killed or wounded in the Los Vegas shooting. We live in a world […]