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MLK

Yesterday was Martin Luther King Jr Day. Some marched while others simply enjoyed a holiday. The fine folks in Biloxi declared it “Great Americans Day” in a slight to the Civil Rights leader who laid down his life. The great tragedy is that we are still divided in this Country. […]

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Tim Duncan Must Be Forgotten

My window is a little different because I have a brother who is a sportscaster and another who is a coach, and Blackjack Speed Shop is across the street from the church I pastor. For much of my life, I’ve had a front row view to the incredible time and […]

Neighboring Without Limits

The voices bellowing through the door were filled with unmistakable laughter. Sheila from my old neighborhood is full of life and her laugh is infectious and uniquely hers. I came out of my room to hug her and her three beautiful daughters, mostly grown now.  We all paused to catch […]

Sermon: Counterfeit Gospel

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, August 7, 2016 “Galatians: Counterfeit Gospel” https://youtu.be/UJGV_q7gyUQ Main Points I.  No Other Gospel II.  Cheap Grace Scripture References Galatians 1:1-9, 11-24 Acts 2:38 Additional Resources Inside Out I encourage each of you to go deeper into your understanding and study of Galatians by checking out […]

Black Lives Matter

  Black Lives Matter! Growing up in Texas, as a white person, my mind runs through the blind bias of “don’t all lives matter”? If I had said unborn lives matter! I would get an amen. If I say foster kids matter, again a hearty amen…people readily recognize I am […]

Hope

I had goose bumps, tears, and hope as I watched this video of James Merritt make a historic amendment from the floor of the Southern Baptist Convention. In 1987 my father, trying to unify the Convention, tore it asunder by nominating Richard Jackson (a known conservative but moderate affiliate) as […]

Sermon: The Gospel of the New Covenant

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, June 5, 2016 “Galatians: The Gospel of the New Covenant” https://youtu.be/inkD5OVS1h8 Main Points I.  The First Covenant is the New Covenant II.  The Choice Scripture References Galatians 3:14-16, 4:6, 9 Additional Reference

Sermon: The Power and Purity of the Gospel

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, May 29, 2016 “Galatians: The Power and Purity of the Gospel” https://youtu.be/t-vjhmyipRQ Main Points I.  Purity of Grace II.  The Power of Grace Scripture References Galatians 2:5, 14-20, 3:1-5, 6:15 Titus 2:11-12 1 Corinthians 6:9-11

Sermon: Counterfeit Gospel

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, May 22, 2016 “Galatians: Counterfeit Gospel” https://youtu.be/NZ7BZmDCQCc Main Points I.  No Other Gospel II.  Cheap Grace Scripture References Galatians 1:1-9, 11-24 Acts 2:38

Sermon: Insecurity is a Heart of Darkness

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, May 1, 2016 “Wise Up: Insecurity is a Heart of Darkness” https://youtu.be/1Zjq3z52fec Main Points I.  Insecurity is Lost Identity II.  Insecurity is Gospel Confusion III.  Insecurity is Covenant Confusion Scripture References 1 Samuel 18:8-15 Ephesians 1:3, 19-20, 2:6-7, 3:10-12 Hebrews 7:18-19, 8:13 Resources Identity in […]