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Change: Learning to Take the Garbage Out

Change: Learning to Take the Garbage Out

Pastor Gus Brown’s message summary for October 20, 2014:

Change is always a very difficult thing, but in some situations, change is necessary.  In those situations, we need to be able to take some of the garbage out of our lives.

When it comes to change, it may often involve surrendering something.  There is an adjustment period to the newness within change.  We need to be able to get accustomed…

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Steely Dan - Do It Again (fully instrumental original version) - Remix by Gerard Megawatti

An episode from my Faith in Christ podcast.  Thanks for listening!

"The Talk" - When It’s Time to Share the Gospel

“The Talk” – When It’s Time to Share the Gospel

My text for a message at Akron Alliance Fellowship Church, October 12, 2014:

“Just wait until you’re father gets home!”

At that moment, when you heard those dreaded words from your mother, a sense of dread and doom was cast over you. You knew that the inevitable would happen once your Dad would hear the story about your latest transgression. When he gets home, your fate would be in his hands.…

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"The Talk" - When It’s Time to Share the Gospel

“The Talk” – When It’s Time to Share the Gospel

Today’s message text from Melvin Gaines:

“Just wait until you’re father gets home!”

At that moment, when you heard those dreaded words from your mother, a sense of dread and doom was cast over you. You knew that the inevitable would happen once your Dad would hear the story about your latest transgression. When he gets home, your fate would be in his hands. Until that time, all that you want to…

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The Browns are enjoying themselves after a big win and a solid start to the year.

The Browns are enjoying themselves after a big win and a solid start to the year.

After Salvation—What Comes Next?

After Salvation–What Comes Next?

Today’s message summary from Pastor Gus Brown:

Today, we are starting a new series pertaining to salvation, but this series is more about how one is to behave after one gets saved. Salvation, in itself, helps to remove some of the struggles of life. It doesn’t remove them completely, but now we have, along with the ability to endure life as it happens and to see the hope through a growing…

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This Alabama fan didn’t take the Crimson Tide’s loss to Ole Miss very well and paid a price for it.

This Alabama fan didn’t take the Crimson Tide’s loss to Ole Miss very well and paid a price for it.

Georgia star running back Todd Gurley used his arm – not his legs – to help the Bulldogs increase their lead.

Georgia star running back Todd Gurley used his arm – not his legs – to help the Bulldogs increase their lead.

Dick’s Sporting Goods has a fun interactive site that ranks and lists NFL jersey sales through their stores, with a map of which team’s jersey is the top seller in each state.

Dick’s Sporting Goods has a fun interactive site that ranks and lists NFL jersey sales through their stores, with a map of which team’s jersey is the top seller in each state.