Author Archives: Dana Crohn

WHO IS WELCOME HERE?

Mark 10:13-16 In this passage, Jesus teaches his disciples a lesson on who is welcome in the kingdom of God. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/who_is_welcome_here.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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TO KEEP FROM STUMBLING

Mark 9:41-50 In this passage, Jesus uses some very strong language and vivid, disturbing imagery to warn people to keep from stumbling. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/to_keep_from_stumbling.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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WHO IS GREATEST IN THE KINGDOM OF GOD

Mark 9:33-41 Who is great in the kingdom of God? Can anyone be great in God’s kingdom? Jesus has the answers. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/who_is_great_in_the_kingdom.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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HELP ME WITH MY UNBELIEF

Mark 9:14-32 “I do believe, help me overcome my unbelief.” https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/help_me_with_my_unbelief.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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A MOUNTAIN TOP EXPERIENCE

Mark 9:2-10 Life can be full of mountain top moments when we suddenly see something clearly for the first time. Often times struggling with something for a long time, even when the truth is right there in front of us. … Continue reading

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WHAT’S IT GOING TO COST ME?

Mark 8:27-38 What will eternal life cost me? https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/what_is_it_going_to_cost_me.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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“DO YOU STILL NOT UNDERSTAND?”

Mark 8:1-21 Like the disciples, why do we have such a hard time trusting that God will supply all our needs? And how can we learn to believe in Him more? https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/do_you_still_not_understand.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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FINISHING STRONG

Mar 7:24-30 Life is full of obstacles that can keep us from attaining our goals. In this lesson, we learn how to stay focused in life so that we can finish strong. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/finish_strong.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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GETTING TO THE HEART OF THE MATTER

Mark 7:1-23 What Jesus has to day about traditions. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/getting_to_the_heart_of_the_matter.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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WHEN GOD WALKS BY

Mark 6:45-56 Sometimes we wonder where God is when we are facing the storms of life. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/when_God_walks_by_.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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DEALING WITH PROBLEMS

Mark 6:30-44 In this lesson, we learn how to deal with problems even when they seem too big to handle. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/dealing_with_problems.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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RULES OF ENGAGEMENT

Mark 6:7-13 In our text this morning, Jesus sends out the 12 on a mission with some specific rules of engagement. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/rules_of_engagment.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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DEALING WITH REJECTION

Mark 6:1-6 In this lesson, we get some insight into how to deal with rejection. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/dealing_with_rejection.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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“DO NOT BE AFRAID, JUST BELIEVE!”

Mark 5:21-43 It is not uncommon for people to turn to Jesus when tragedy comes into their lives, what this passage shows is that Jesus is ready and available to meet your needs. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/do_not_be_afraid_just_believe.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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DEALING WITH DEMONS

Mark 5:1-20 In this life, people can be consumed by their “inner demons” feeling like there is no escape from them. But the good news is there is an answer in how to deal with demons. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/dealing_with_demons.mp3Podcast: Play in new … Continue reading

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WHY ARE YOU SO AFRAID?

Mark 4:35-41 In our text this morning we have an example from the first century of the effects of fear and anxiety and how we can overcome them. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/why_are_you_so_afraid.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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A HEART CONDITION

Jesus tells us about the worst and best kinds of heart conditions here in Mark 4:1-20. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/a_heart_condition.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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WHAT WILL YOU DO WITH JESUS?

Mark 3:1-35 From the moment Jesus appeared here on earth, people have had to make a choice as to what they will do with Him. So, what will you do with Jesus? https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/what_will_you_do_with_Jesus.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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MEETING CHALLENGES

In chapter 2 through chapter 3 verse 6 in Mark’s gospel he has grouped together five incidents where Jesus is being challenged by the religious leaders of the time. As Jesus responds to these challenges we are given insight into … Continue reading

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CALLING ALL SINNERS

Mark 2:13-17 How do you see yourself? How do you see others? And how does that compare with what Jesus sees? https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/calling_all_sinners.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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SETTING PRIORITIES

Mark 2:1-12 Four friends make it a priority to bring a friend to Jesus. What is of first priority in your life? https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/setting_priorities.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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THE UNTOUCHABLES

Mark 1:40-45 In this passage in Mark’s gospel is a story that illustrates how Jesus feels about people that the rest of the world would rather avoid. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/the_untouchables.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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LESSONS IN DISCIPLESHIP

Mark 1:29-39 Jesus didn’t waste any time is starting his ministry and teaching these new followers along the way just what is needed to be a disciple of Christ. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/lessons_in_discipleship.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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BECAUSE HE LIVES

John 14:18-20 The resurrection of Jesus was a turning point in the history of mankind. So let’s talk about what the resurrection means to us today. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/because_he_lives.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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AUTHORITY

Mark 1:21-28 As we continue our series in the gospel of Mark, we see why it is important to allow Jesus to have authority over our decisions, our possessions and our lives. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/authority.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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LETTING GO OF OUR NETS

Mark 1:14-20 The example of the disciples points out the truth that if you want to follow Jesus, it will mean you are going to have to leave something behind. For the disciples it was their nets. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/letting_go_of_our_nets.mp3Podcast: Play in … Continue reading

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JESUS CAME

Mark 1:9-13 Jesus came for some very specific reasons. In this passage in Mark’s gospel we will see what He came for and why. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/Jesus_came.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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PREPARE THE WAY FOR THE LORD

Mark 1:1-11 In this lesson, we learn how John the baptizer prepared the way for the Lord then and how we can prepare the way for the Lord now! https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/prepare_the_way_for_the_lord.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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BODY BUILDING

Jude 1:17-23 To help keep the church from being misled, Jude now gives them instruction on how they can build themselves up. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/body_building.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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TELLING THE GOOD GUYS FROM THE BAD GUYS

Jude 1:8-16 In this passage, Jude will give the church insight into how to tell the good guys from the bad guys. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/telling_the_good_guys_from_the_bad_guys.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES

Jude 1:1-7 Jude wants the church to understand that when they fail to “contend for the faith” (God’s truth) there will be consequences. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/truth_or_consequences.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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ARE YOU SURE YOU’RE OKAY?

Jude 1:1-4 Our spiritual life is just as susceptible as our physical lies. Jude is writing this letter because the church has been infected and they don’t seem to know it. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/are_you_sure_you_re_okay.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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A LETTER TO A DEAR FRIEND

3 John 1:1-14 In the apostle John’s letter to a dear friend, we get dome insight into the kinds of people that made up the early church. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/a_letter_to_a_dear_friend.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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STAYING HEALTHY

In this passage, the apostle John will give the church four preventative measures to help them stay healthy spiritually. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/staying_healthy.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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LEARNING TO WALK

2 John 1:4-6 In this lesson we see what it means to walk in truth, walk in obedience and walk in love. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/learning_to_walk.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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TRUTH BE TOLD

2 John 1:1-3 https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/truth_be_told.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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LOOKING FORWARD

“The discerning man keeps wisdom in view, but a fool’s eyes wander to the ends of the earth” Proverbs 17:24 https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/looking_forward.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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A FOREVER GIFT

Jesus was the greatest gift God could ever give to us and if we accept that gift it will be one that lasts forever. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/a_forever_gift.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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FEED YOUR FAITH, STARVE DOUBT

There is nothing that will destroy faith quicker than doubt. As the apostle John finishes his letter to the church, he leaves them with ways to feed their faith, so that they can starve doubt to death. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/feed_your_faith_starve_doubt.mp3Podcast: Play in … Continue reading

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WHAT WE CAN KNOW

1 John 5:13-17 As the apostle John comes to the end of his letter, he encourages the church with some things they can know. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/what_you_can_know.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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We Were Born For This

The apostle John want us to know that no matter what problems or troubles we may face in this world, we who are born of God were made to overcome the world. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/we_were_born_for_this.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Jesus on Trial

In John’s letter, he has made it clear that Jesus is on trial. Basically he has been charged with identity theft. In this passage, the apostle calls on some witnesses to counter the accusations that Jesus is not the Christ … Continue reading

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Keeping it Simple

In this next passage, the apostle gets back to what seems to be his favorite topic, love. He makes it clear the importance for all of us to understand what God’s love is and what our response to His love … Continue reading

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WELCOME TO THE FAMILY

1 John 2:28-3:3 If you are “born of God” you are one of His children and he wants us to know that we are part of something greater than ourselves.  https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/welcome_to_the_family.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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THE ANTICHRIST

1 John 2:18-27 In this passage in 1 John, he will tell us everything we need to know about the antichrist.  https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/Antichrist.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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FROM HERE TO ETERNITY

1 John 2:12-17 As Christians we are all looking forward to spending eternity in heaven. With all the challenges and temptations of life, sometimes we wonder if we will make it. In this passage in 1 John, he gives us … Continue reading

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A PERSONAL RELATIONSHIP

1 John 2:3-11 What does it truly mean to have a personal relationship with Jesus? https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/a_personal_relationship.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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WALKING IN THE LIGHT

1 John 1:5-2:2 We may all understand the idea of walking in the light philosophically but what does it mean to walk in the light in reality? https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/walking_in_the_light.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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TO SEE, TO HEAR, TO TOUCH

1 John 1:1-4 Can you imagine what it must have been like to actually see and hear and touch Jesus. If you could experience what the apostles did, how would it change your life? https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/to_see_to_hear_to_touch.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | … Continue reading

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ARE YOU READY?

2 Peter 3:8-18 As Peter ends his letter, he makes it clear that Jesus is coming again and we won’t know when when that will be. The important question we need to ask ourselves is, “Am I Ready?” https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/Are_You_Ready.mp3Podcast: Play … Continue reading

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A CHANGE OF MIND

2 Peter 3:1-9 A problem we all face in life is that our minds may become so filled with negative thoughts and ideas that we leave no room for God. In this lesson from 2 Peter, we will see how … Continue reading

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BUYER BEWARE

2 Peter 2:17-22 We have all made decisions where in retrospect we ask ourselves, “What was I thinking?” We throw logic and good sense out the window and allow our emotions and desires to take over. In this next passage … Continue reading

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THE B.A.U.

2 Peter 2:9-16 In this next section of 2 Peter, we see the apostle taking some time to expose the false teachers by doing some behavioral profiling. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/bau.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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WOULD GOD REALLY DO THAT?

2 Peter 2:4-9 We now come to a point in Peter’s letter where he deals with a subject most people would rather not think about. One that may even make us feel a little uncomfortable. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/would_God_really_do_that.mp3Podcast: Play in new window … Continue reading

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PETER’S LIST

2 Peter 2:1-3 When the church, the household of God, is in disrepair you need to get the right people in to get things back on track. Last week Peter told us about the “go to guys” and now in … Continue reading

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FAKE NEWS

2 Peter 1:12-21 Fake news is news or information consisting of deliberate disinformation. The purpose is to discredit someone or something or to skew opinions. Although we have heard the term used a lot over the past few years, it … Continue reading

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WHAT ARE WE WAITING FOR?

2 Peter 1:1-11 In Peter’s second letter to the church, he again gives them instruction so that they don’t lose their way. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/what_are_we_waiting_for.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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STAYING THE COURSE

1 Peter 5:5-11 As Peter comes to the end of his letter, he leaves the church with some final instructions to help us stay on course and reach our final destination. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/staying_the_course.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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WHO’S IN CHARGE HERE?

1 Peter 5:1-5 Peter now has a few things to say to those who would be leaders in the church. At all times, but especially during times of crisis the people of God need good leadership. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/who_s_in_charge_here.mp3Podcast: Play in new … Continue reading

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KEEPING IT REAL

1 Peter 4:12-19 In these last verses in Chapter 4, Peter has some concluding thoughts regarding the suffering the church was going through because of their faith. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/keeping_it_real.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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THE NEW NORMAL

1 Peter 4:1-11 For the early church, their lives had been turned upside down. Every thing they thought was normal was now changed to a new normal. Peter points out to the church that when they gave themselves to Christ … Continue reading

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LIVING FOR JESUS

1 Peter 3:13-22 This passage speaks to all who would be living for Jesus in the midst of a hostile and ungodly culture. The principles that Peter gives the church will help to equip us to act appropriately in the … Continue reading

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“Love Life and See Good Days”

1 Peter 3:8-12 It’s easy to “love life and see good days” when everything is going right in your life, but in this sermon we will discover how we can “love life and see good days” even when things aren’t … Continue reading

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PURSUING EXCELLENCE IN OUR RELATIONSHIPS

1 Peter 3:1-7 Although Peter is addressing this part of his letter to husbands and wives, I believe the principles he teaches us are important for all of us to be able to  pursue excellence in all our relationships.  https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/pursuing_excellence_in_our_relationships.mp3Podcast: … Continue reading

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PURSUING EXCELLENCE EVEN WHEN LIFE ISN’T FAIR

1 Peter 2:18-25 Peter has told us that we need to keep our behavior excellent.  In this next section of Peter’s letter we will see how we can pursue excellence even when life isn’t fair. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/pursuing_excellence_even_when_life_is_not_fair.mp3Podcast: Play in new window … Continue reading

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PURSUING EXCELLENCE

1 Peter 2:11-17 In this lesson, we will see the importance of pursuing excellence. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/pursuing_excellence.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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WHO ARE WE?

1 Peter 2:4-10 So how do we see ourselves?  Do we know who we really are?  In today’s passage in First Peter, he will give us some insight into who we are. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/who_are_we_2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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WE’RE PART OF THE FAMILY

1 Peter 1:17-2:3 In this sermon we learn what it means to be part of the family of God. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/were_part_of_the_family.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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TAKE TIME TO BE HOLY

1 Peter 1:10-16 In 1 Peter 1:16, we are told to be holy as God is holy. We might struggle with the concept of being holy as God is holy and as I pondered that this week it seemed like … Continue reading

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WE CAN GET THROUGH THIS!

1 Peter 1:1-9 Peter wrote his letter to the church to encourage them during times of trial. I hope you will join me in seeing how we too can get through times of trial in our lives. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/we_can_do_this.mp3Podcast: Play in … Continue reading

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I STAND AMAZED

1 Corinthians 15:1-8 The resurrection of Jesus Christ was the single most important event in history.  With His resurrection everything changed forever and so I stand amazed.  How about you?  https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/i_stand_amazed.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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POWERFUL AND EFFECTIVE PRAYER

James 5:13-20; 1 Kings 18 If there has ever been a time for powerful and effective prayer it is now.  Join with me as we discover what made Elijah’s prayer powerful and effective. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/powerful_and_effective_prayer.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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BEING A PERSON OF INTEGRITY

James 5:12 In this short verse, we find an important principle necessary to make everything that James has been talking about in his letter work. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/being_a_person_of_integrity.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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“THE LORD IS FULL OF COMPASSION AND MERCY”

James 5:7-11 Are you struggling with something in your life? Have you lost patience, wondering if things are going to get better? If you are then you may want to hear what James has to say on the subject. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/the_lord_is_full_of_compassion_and_mercy.mp3Podcast: … Continue reading

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WHEN IS ENOUGH, ENOUGH?

James 5:1-6 This next passage in James is a warning to those who are faced with a choice of following God or trusting in what money can do for them. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/when_is_enough_enough.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE

James 4:13-17 What we plan to do with our lives isn’t just a question for today or tomorrow, it is a forever question. James tells us that God’s will should be the determining factor of how we live and what … Continue reading

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“I AM RUBBER, YOU ARE GLUE…”

James 4:10-12 The temptation to say condemning critical things or standing in judgment of others seems to be to strong to resist. However, James gives us reason and instruction on how to prevent that kind of behavior. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/i_am_rubber_you_are_glue.mp3Podcast: Play in … Continue reading

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I AM SECOND

James 4:1-10 “Why can’t we just all get along?” In this next passage in James, he gives us some insight in to why we quarrel and fight but also tells us what we need to do to get along. https://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/i_am_second.mp3Podcast: … Continue reading

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ARE YOU WISE OR OTHERWISE?

James 3:13-18 “Who is wise and understanding among you?” Great question but how do we know if we are wise or not? In this next section of James’ letter, he describes for us two kinds of wisdom and the test … Continue reading

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SPEAKING WORDS THAT HEAL NOT HURT

James 3:1-12 What comes out of our mouths matters and in this lesson we will learn to speak words that heal and not hurt. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/speaking_words_that_heat_not_hurt.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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YOU CAN’T HAVE ONE WITHOUT THE OTHER

James 2:14-26 In this next passage in James’ letter to the church, he tells us that faith needs to be something we do not just something we have. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/you_can_t_have_one_without_the_other.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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“MERCY TRIUMPHS OVER JUDGMENT”

James 2:1-13 As James defines religion in his letter to the church, we see that religion is more about working on relationships than it is about adhering to a list of rites, rituals, and rules. As we go on in … Continue reading

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A PURE AND FAULTLESS RELIGION

James 1:18-27 What does the word religion mean to you? In this sermon, we will see what kind of religion pleases God and you may be surprised at what God “accepts as pure and faultless.” http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/pure_and_faultless_religion.mp3Podcast: Play in new window … Continue reading

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SOME TRUTHS ABOUT TEMPTATION

James 1:12-18 In this sermon, we learn some truths about temptation. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/some_truths_about_temptation.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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SURVIVING THE STRUGGLES OF LIFE

James 1:1-12 Has life got you down? Do you now or have you ever felt life your troubles will never end, caught up in an endless struggle with no hope of ever having joy in your life again? In this … Continue reading

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BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT

Matthew 2:1-12 Only two groups received the birth announcement for the arrival of the Son of God. A group of shepherds who were in the vicinity and a group of “wise men” who would have to make a long, dangerous … Continue reading

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“THERE WAS NO ROOM”

Luke 2:1-7 When we read the account of the birth of Jesus, it’s hard for us to imagine that we would not be able to find some room for an expectant young woman with no place to stay. But as … Continue reading

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“EACH STEP I TAKE”

Hebrews 13:15-25 This is the final sermon in the series of sermons from the book of Hebrews. As the writer concludes his letter, he makes his final plea to help them get back on track with each step they take. … Continue reading

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GLORY TO THIS NAME

Hebrews 13:8-16 In this sermon, we see what the Hebrew writer has to say to the church about what pleases God. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/glory_t_this_name.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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YOU CAN TAKE THAT TO THE BANK

Hebrews 13:1-8 Throughout the Old Testament, God’s people were repeatedly assured by God that he would never leave them or forsake them. The writer of Hebrews also wants the church to know that this promise still stands today and you … Continue reading

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“THERE IS A HABITATION”

Hebrews 12:18-29 As the old hymn begins, “There is a habitation built by the living God, for all of every nation who seek the grand abode.” But the question we’ll be asking in this sermon is, “Is the path we’re … Continue reading

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TAKE TIME TO BE HOLY

Hebrews 12:12-17 I believe that the writer of Hebrews has one goal in mind as he finishes his letter to the church. That is that no one lose their way and therefore not complete their journey to their final goal, … Continue reading

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THIS IS FOR YOUR OWN GOOD

Hebrews 12:4-13 Everyone goes through times of trouble. In this sermon, we will get some help from the writer of Hebrews on having the right perspective in helping us make it through those difficult times and finish the race. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/this_is_for_your_own_good.mp3Podcast: … Continue reading

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ON YOUR MARK, GET SET, GO!

Hebrews 12:1-4 The early church was in danger of losing it’s way. The Hebrew writer has been reasoning with the church to help them to not lose faith in Jesus and why they should not turn back to a system … Continue reading

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I COULD NEVER DO THAT!

Hebrews 11:32-40 When reading this passage in Hebrews 11, you may say to yourself, “Wow! I could never do that!” I could never accomplish anything close to what they did or deal with the kind of suffering they did for … Continue reading

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LIVING BY FAITH

Hebrews 11:1-10 Everyone has faith. We can’t get through a single day without living by faith. We flip a switch and have faith a light will come on. We turn the key in the ignition and believe the motor will … Continue reading

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STANDING ON THE PROMISES

Hebrews 10:32-39 We have all had those times in our lives where we just get tired of the fight and want to throw in the towel and quit. In this lesson from Hebrews, we will get some insight into some … Continue reading

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DON’T THROW IT ALL AWAY

Hebrews 10:19-31 Here and in the previous chapters, the Hebrew writer has given us all the ingredients necessary for man to return to the relationship he enjoyed in Eden before sinning and losing his position with the Father. He now … Continue reading

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PERFECT PERFECTION OF THE IMPERFECT

Hebrews 10:1-18 Most of us would agree with the statement, “Nobody’s perfect”. In this sermon, we will see that perfection is attainable even for the imperfect. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/perfect_perfection_of_the_imperfect.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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ARE YOU WASHED IN THE BLOOD OF THE LAMB

Hebrews 9:11-22 As the Hebrew stated in 9:22, blood is the cleansing agent necessary for the forgiveness of sins. But the questions we need to answer are why that works and how it works. http://media.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/p/content.blubrry.com/danacrohn238/are_you_washed_in_the_blood.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | … Continue reading

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