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Fellowship

Ees no good, does branches!

Posted by Tiara Ilich on

In Acts 2 after the Pentecost, the church experienced health and spiritual growth. Like a tree, the early Christians were grafted together through learning, praying, fellow shipping, breaking bread and worshiping God.

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Tags: christian life, church, grafting, kamloops

Not all Friendships are worth having.

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Posted by Joshua Claycamp on

The wisdom of previous generations held that you could know something about a person based upon the company he or she kept. Friends were considered a reflection of a person's morality.

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Tags: christian friends, friend, friendship

Evil needs a few Good Men to Stand

Posted by Joshua Claycamp on

Evil can not prevail in the absence of good men. Where evil is triumphant you can be assured that there are a few good men supporting its progress.

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Tags: triumph, triumphant evil, loyalty, faithfulness, do i have to go to church, kamloops churches, evil, good men, godly

Friendship: Tolkien on Going to Church on Sunday

Posted by Joshua Claycamp on

“It is true that if these hobbits understood the danger, they would not dare to go. But... I think, Elrond, that in this matter it would be well to trust rather to their friendship than to great wisdom.” -Gandalf in dialogue with Elrond at Rivendell, The Fellowship of the...

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Tags: worship, kamloops, jesus, god, worship, gathering, why go to church, friendship

Book Ministry: Alaina Jones needs your help!

Posted by Joshua Claycamp on

Perhaps you've heard the adage, "The family that prays together stays together." I love that proverb, because it is true and also it emphasizes the need for the family to be united around God and His glory. With that idea in mind, may I offer you another contemporary proverb? "The church...

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Tags: christian, books, kamloops, bridge baptist church

Aggressively Friendly

Posted by Joshua Claycamp on

You have God's permission to aggressively make friends for the sake of your own happiness! So go get happy!

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Tags: aggressive, friendship, friends, fellowship, joy, happiness, how to be happy, how to have joy

Morning Devotion: Emptiness Receives Love & Correction

Posted by Joshua Claycamp on

  “Better is open rebuke than hidden love. Faithful are the wounds of a friend; profuse are the kisses of an enemy. One who is full loathes honey, but to one who is hungry everything bitter is sweet.” (Proverbs 27:5–7, ESV) Receiving the Loving the Correction of a...

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Tags: sage, wisdom, morning devotion, proverbs, faithful wounds, love, correction, emptiness, brokeness

Exegetical Notes: Matthew 5:21-26

Posted by Joshua Claycamp on

Matthew 5:21-26: A Fresh Translation and personal Exegetical Notes.

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Tags: exegetical notes, exegesis, greek, matthew 5, anger, reconciliation