The city of Hebron, which is not far outside of Jerusalem, is one of the most ancient cities of the world (Num.…Continue
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It is 26 days until the Story of Redemption is filmed in Isarel! Well, actually, it is 25 days, as it is well past 12 am. Just shows how packed the days are as we are preparing for the trip to Israel. There is so much to do!
One of the places that we will go and film is at Caesarea…Continue
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Yesterday I was filled with joy as one of our good friends,…Continue
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28 DAYS UNTIL ISRAEL FILMING! - "HOUSE OF DAVID" ARCHAEOLOGY FINDING DEMONSTRATES KING DAVID DID EXIST! - The Story of Redemption is designed to tell the overall biblical story and build faith seekers and hopefully strengthen this faith in long time believers. While this series primarily…
Added by James Nored on February 3, 2016 at 8:37pm — No Comments
To find out more about the Story of Redemption, go to www.StoryofRedemption.com!
#29 - JERUSALEM, the TEMPLE, and THE DOME OF THE ROCK - There are 29 days until the Story of Redemption (SOR) begins…
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On March 1, I leave for three weeks to go to Israel to film the Story of Redemption, and I am just…Continue
In 1955, James Dean portrayed a rebellious teenager in the iconic film, "Rebel without a Cause." It came to symbolize rebelling against society when really, there was nothing that had been done to warrant this rebellion. Boomers grew up in an affluent time with intact homes, and yet, many…Continue
Added by James Nored on December 9, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments
With the announcement that Mark and Sherrylee Woodward are stepping down from the executive director role at Let's Start Talking, I wanted to republish this article I wrote a few years back about how LST was a pioneering, missional ministry before we even had missional language. I also wanted to say thank you…
Added by James Nored on November 20, 2015 at 8:00am — No Comments
Beginning something new is not always easy. Changing something old is not easy either! For one year I worked on revision for the Relationship Conference. God's word does not change, but the world was changing.
Illustrations were old, and required updating, and additions were required. It was wonderful to travel to Africa and meet new friends in relationships. We partnered well together.
Everything we teach and lead is about 3 relationships. Our relationship with Christ, with…Continue
Our three year old daughter Kaylee said something not nice this morning and my wife, Becki, corrected her. Then Kaylee…Continue
Added by James Nored on September 8, 2015 at 11:39am — No Comments
Wow. One data analyst indicates that the VAST majority of women accounts on the cheating website Ashley Madison were fake. Only about 12,000 accounts out of millions could be positively identified as being actual accounts, though likely that is a low number.
It appears that most men were…Continue
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Below are the first two points in the article "Trash Your Marriage in Eight Easy Steps."
The divorce rate is at an all-time high, and marriages are falling apart everywhere…Continue
What would happen if all of the longtime Christians, church leaders, elders, etc., in a church left, leaving the church made up of new converts, younger generations (Millennials, Gen Xers), and seekers?
New converts, younger generations, and seekers often have…
Added by James Nored on August 29, 2015 at 3:37pm — No Comments
Many times churches and/or church planters find themselves short on small group leaders that can lead/teach a small group Bible study, or that what they are teaching is not being applied and lived out.
For those facing these challenges, here is a Bible study method that you might…Continue
In this day of impersonal communication, the story of "The Gospel Blimp"--a satirical look at a church that substitutes using a blimp and mass media for relational evangelism--might be good for us…Continue
Ten Little Christians - A Call Back to Mission
Satan wants us to get distracted from our mission of reaching out to the world, with petty squables, fractions, selfishness, and apathy. This little poem, Ten Little Christians,…
Added by James Nored on August 15, 2015 at 10:56am — No Comments
Love God, and love your neighbor as yourself. No long list of rules. No pages upon pages to memorize, prayers to recite or tasks to complete. Love God, love your neighbor--it is so…Continue
Spotify changed its logo color from one shade of green to another--and the Internet is freaking out. People hate the new green (bottom, lighter green color), someone sent out a negative tweet, and the complaint went…Continue
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