Category: Guest Author

Close Encounter of the God-Kind

by Walker Moore In this journey called life, I’ve had more than my fair share of unusual encounters. I don’t know why God has allowed these into my life. If they don’t come at every corner, they come at every other one. Some of these encounters come in bits and pieces, much like a 1,000-piece […]

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Mary Dyer: Martyr, Mother, and Mutineer!

“Understanding our day demands understanding the day before.  This means history.” James Emery White  On the first day of June in 1660, Mary Dyer was hanged for her religious beliefs in Boston, Massachusetts.  She left behind six children and a husband.  Like many Quakers, Baptists, and Separatists in early America, Mary Dyer was willing to […]

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Responsive Readings

By Walker Moore I grew up in a small country church. When our family first started attending this church, it had one large room called the sanctuary. The seats were long wooden pews that bent like a horseshoe as they went from one side to the other. Directly below the sanctuary was the basement. Most […]

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Dream On

By Walker Moore I was born a dreamer. I will die a dreamer. My two sons are dreamers, and I hope my coming grandson will be one, too. I tend to think of dreaming as a gift from God. My wife and those who work for me thinks it’s a curse. Somewhere in the middle […]

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Much More

by Franklin Kirksey Romans 5:1-21 Introduction Much more is the theme of Romans chapter 5.  Please note the phrase “much more.”  Dr. Woodrow Kroll, Senior Bible Teacher for the international media ministry Back to the Bible, Lincoln, Nebraska, comments, “The comparative of choice for the apostle Paul was the Greek poll? mallon, meaning ‘much more’ […]

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