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Being born of God is a life shaped by faith, love, and obedience

Are you “born of God”?  John uses that phrase 9 times in his letter, including 3 times in yesterday’s sermon passage, 1 John 5:1-5. Being “born of God” is nothing short of a supernatural process of spiritual rebirth. Remember the … Continue reading

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A note from Pastor Tom on the recent events in Charlottesville

We all condemn the appalling nature and tragic outcome of the recent events in Charlottesville. Superiority (or inferiority) based on ethnic backgrounds stand counter to the message of Christ and His sacrificial love for us. Paul cuts racism at the … Continue reading

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How to deal with setbacks on the freedom trail

Pastor Tom’s Note August 9th, 2017 How to deal with setbacks on the freedom trail In case you missed it, you can listen to Sunday’s sermon here. On their own freedom trail, the Israelites have already faced significant setbacks (Exodus … Continue reading

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Pastor Tom’s Note: “In-N-Out Egyptian Flesh Pots”

Pastor’s Note July 24 2017 – “In-n-Out Egyptian Flesh Pots” Listen to last Sunday’s sermon here. “Where’s that God of yours?” angrily asked Lieutenant Dan in response to yet another empty net on the shrimp troller Jenny in the 1994 … Continue reading

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Communion Sunday with Families

Dear Church, This Sunday we have a wonderful opportunity to celebrate together with kids, students and adults. After an amazing outreach event and celebration last Sunday with Family Day, we are taking this weekend to give the entire LTA ministry … Continue reading

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Pastor Tom’s Note: Opposition to Freedom, or, “Lord, Please Send Someone Else!”

Too often we think the only hindrance to freedom is the power that holds us in bondage. In the narrative of Exodus it’s Pharaoh. He is the one who keeps ‘digging in his heels’ and keeps thinking he can stop … Continue reading

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Note from Pastor Tom – June 18, 2017, Father’s Day

This past Saturday, our own Cindy Leonard organized and led a successful drive to collect mobility aids as part of her ministry with Wheels for the World.  There was a nice write up in the MetroWest Daily News last week … Continue reading

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