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Is Your Church a Poser?

John 15:19 If you were of the world, the world would love you as its own; but because you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, therefore the world hates you. When I was younger there were few things that mattered to me as much as popularity. In junior […]

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The 20/80 Rule

God has given the church a task far greater than it can in it’s own power accomplish. Its task is simple, to reach the world for Jesus Christ. Every church approaches this great task differently but at the end of the day we often share the same struggles. Back in Oklahoma I used to have […]

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I Love You To Much To Let You Sin

A friend wrote on my Facebook yesterday “careful Wes, telling the truth has been known to get one in trouble.” I’ve written about some tough things lately. In writing about both homosexuality and women’s pornography I know I have offended people who are close to me. I know these topics are not the kind that […]

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The State Of The Church Address

I had several church members ask me to post the state of the church online. Here are my notes for the state of the church.  Ephesians 3:20 Now to him who is able to do far more abundantly than all that we ask or think, according to the power at work within us, 21 to him be […]

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SBC: Did We Miss Something?

This past week Jennifer and I attended the Southern Baptist Convention for the first time. Overall we were glad we went. We got to see how decisions were made, what big things That were going to happen nationally and internationally from our conventions and got to be apart of history in electing Fred Luter the […]

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What The Kids Taught Me

I saw a commercial for another church a few days back. The commercial shows the various events of the church with the pastor speaking in the background. As it concludes the pastor says “I believe that church should be the most fun place you go all week. I also believe that church should be the […]

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