"Shane D.: I suspect "theological or challenging" doesn't mean don't challenge them to follow Christ, but don't stump them with difficult theology. Maybe the best way to approach this is to think in terms of…"
"Shane Dyck, that sounds like quite a tiny box they are asking you to preach out of... Sometimes encouragement is challenging, and many times some of the best encouragement is also theological; not to mention, preaching is both theological and…"
"Hi Shane! Sorry I cant give you any help on your message these kind of things usually give me a hard time as well. I was just curious where a bouts is Mitchell in Manitoba. Im from Portage la prairie Manitoba and I can't seem to place it. Any…"
"hey all. I'm new to the group and I could use some advice. in about 2 weeks I'm supposed to be a guest speaker in a different town and I was given the suggestion to preach along the lines of "encouragement but not be too theological…"
"Terry Glenn Rempel,
Reading through the Bible is an awesome manly challenge. Keep up the good work. Even though I read quite a bit of scripture daily, it has been awhile since I took on the challenge of reading the Bible from Genesis to Revelation."
Tookie, I was wondering if you might click on "Edit" in the Discussion Forum above and set it to show the most recent 6 or 8 or more discussions instead of the present setting of just 3? There is plenty of room on the page and it would make the discussions more visible and easy to access. :)
Thanks for creating this much-needed AoM Group. I took the liberty of making a graphic for the group. I hope you feel it will be suitable. If so, you will need to upload it, since I don't have admin access. If you need help doing that, just let me know.
So, here's the deal. There's this girl that I've kind of known for pretty much my entire life (I'm about 3 years older than her. I'm almost 20, she's almost 17.) Our parents became friends when our fathers were in the military, and even with all the moving around, we would still visit them or they would visit us. Now, for the last 7 years, we've lived about 600 miles apart, but our families continue to visit each other. However, The last time I saw them was when they visited us about 3 years…See More
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