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A City on a Hill Cannot Be Hidden

Scripture: Matthew 5

Topic: Culture > America

Series: None

Topical Scripture: Matthew 5:14-16 As surely everyone in America knows, the midterm elections are this Tuesday. Early voting is so high that one political scientist says, “We could be looking at a turnout rate that virtually no one has ever experienced.” Vitriol is high as well. When I voted last Wednesday, it was the twenty-fourth […]

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Citizens Of Two Countries

Scripture: Matthew 22

Topic: Culture > America

Series: None

Citizens of Two Countries Matthew 22:15-22 James C. Denison, Ph.D. “When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and […]

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Freedom Is Never Free

Scripture: Matthew 9

Topic: Culture > America

Series: Knowing Jesus Through Matthew

Freedom Is Never Free Matthew 9:35-10:1 Dr. Jim Denison “When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of […]

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Pledging Allegiance On Our Knees

Scripture: 1 Peter 2

Topic: Culture > America

Series: None

Pledging Allegiance on Our Knees 1 Peter 2:13-17 Dr. Jim Denison “If you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans.” I learned the truth of that maxim in a new way this week. I wrote the sermon for this weekend earlier in the week, continuing our series on knowing that we know him. […]

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The Greatest Miracle

Scripture: Matthew 9

Topic: Culture > America

Series: Gospel Miracles

The Greatest Miracle Matthew 9:9-13 Dr. Jim Denison I was born on May 20, 1958. My parents were married in April and had me in May—it was the next May, but Dad didn’t tell people that, which made Mom mad. Janet was born the next November 11. I’ve always been grateful to her parents for […]

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What Thomas Jefferson Got Wrong: The Best Way to Serve the Nation We Love

Scripture: 2 Chronicles 7

Topic: Culture > America

Series: None

Topical Scripture: 2 Chronicles 7:13-14 Americans celebrated our Independence Day this week by spending more than a billion dollars on fireworks. In addition, more than sixteen thousand fireworks displays were held across the country. Forty-seven million of us traveled at least fifty miles from our home this weekend. July Fourth is one of the biggest […]

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