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4 Parts to The Greatest Story

By Justin Powell / May 25, 2018 /

The greatest story some still haven’t heard involves these four parts: Creation—Fall—Redemption—Restoration Great marriage stories have these same components.  Epic sports stories and great songs, movies, and books often contain the same ingredients. Think about the best movie ever filmed, “Remember the Titans.”  A diverse football team was created. The struggle with racism was the fall. The Titans’ beating other racist teams begins a redemption process. And when the team pulls together to win the state championship, there is a…

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Five Signs You Are Freed To Be A Servant

By Justin Powell / April 6, 2018 /

A lot is going on.  Much of the stuff is prioritized by the news media outlets we soak in. There’s a boatload to maneuver with politics.    There’s probably a lot coming at you with your job. When you factor in your marriage, the kids, finances, health, sports, entertainment, mortgage & car payments, and church—you’ve got a few plates to spin.  Just about the time all plates are whirling, one will begin to lean, and another will wobble. It’s never-ending,…

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By Justin Powell / December 10, 2016 /

Jesus loves me, this I know. But this knowledge is mind blowing, isn’t it?  Jesus love ME!  He came down for me?  Jesus is personable and calls me by name.  He created me and chooses me and adopts me.  This is far too lofty for me to fathom. This I know. Does this blow me away or is the love of Jesus mere background music? Chick-Fil-A has background music.  Have you ever listened to it?  It’s just supposed to serenade…

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How to Fight Well

By Justin Powell / March 10, 2016 /

Another Republican brawl… uh, er… debate was held last night. Wow. I am stunned by how much our politics have turned into a reality TV show sporting record ratings. This past week, I voted for decency, life, values this country was founded on, and convictions beyond who I thought would win. My choice, after the results on Super Tuesday were in, all but suspended his campaign. (sigh)

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Hello world!

By Justin Powell / January 13, 2016 /

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!

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Music brings us together in celebration

By Justin Powell / September 2, 2015 /

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