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A New Leader for a New Challenge

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
A New Leader for a New Challenge
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A New Leader for a New Challenge – Numbers 27:12-23

How to Be a Prosperous Christian

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Green Acres Baptist Church
How to Be a Prosperous Christian
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How to Be a Prosperous Christian – 3 John 1:1-14

God’s Precious Gift of Freedom

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Green Acres Baptist Church
God's Precious Gift of Freedom
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God’s Precious Gift of Freedom – Galatians 5:1

A Love Letter to a Special Lady

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
A Love Letter to a Special Lady
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A Love Letter to a Special Lady – 2 John 1:1-13

Bull-dogmatic Truths

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Green Acres Baptist Church
Bull-dogmatic Truths
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Bull-dogmatic Truths – 1 John 5:18-21

You Can Pray With Confidence

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
You Can Pray With Confidence
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You Can Pray With Confidence – 1 John 5:14-15

Do You Have Blessed Assurance?

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Do You Have Blessed Assurance?
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Do You Have Blessed Assurance? – 1 John 5:5-13

Birthmarks of a Believer

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Green Acres Baptist Church
Birthmarks of a Believer
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Birthmarks of a Believer – 1 John 5:1-6

You Can Face Your Future Without Fear

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
You Can Face Your Future Without Fear
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You Can Face Your Future Without Fear – 1 John 4:15-21

Anchor Points

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Green Acres Baptist Church
Anchor Points
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Anchor Points – Acts 27

The Greatest Love of All

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Greatest Love of All
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The Greatest Love of All – 1 John 4:7-16

How to Spot a False Prophet a Smile Away

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
How to Spot a False Prophet a Smile Away
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How to Spot a False Prophet a Smile Away – 1 John 4:1-6

The Cure for a Condemning Heart

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Cure for a Condemning Heart
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The Cure for a Condemning Heart – 1 John 3:18-24

Face to Face With the Risen Lord

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Face to Face With the Risen Lord
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Face to Face With the Risen Lord – Revelation 1:12-19

A Matter of Love and Death

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
A Matter of Love and Death
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A Matter of Love and Death – 1 John 3:10-18

God’s Solution for our Sin Problem

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
God's Solution for our Sin Problem
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God’s Solution for our Sin Problem – 1 John 3:2-9

You Haven’t Seen Anything Yet

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
You Haven't Seen Anything Yet
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You Haven’t See Anything Yet – 1 John 3:1-3

Are You Ready to Meet Jesus?

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Are You Ready to Meet Jesus?
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Are You Ready to Meet Jesus? – 1 John 2:28-29

Watch Out For Drop-Outs

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Watch Out For Drop-Outs
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Watch Out For Drop-Outs – 1 John 2:18-27

What in the World Is Worldliness?

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
What in the World Is Worldliness?
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What in the World Is Worldliness? – 1 John 2:15-17

Do You Know That You Know Jesus?

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Do You Know That You Know Jesus?
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Do You Know That You Know Jesus? – 1 John 2:3-11

What to Do With Your Sins

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
What to Do With Your Sins
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What to Do With Your Sins – 1 John 1:8-2:2

Fellowship With God

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Fellowship With God
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Fellowship With God – 1 John 1:5-7

Our Life in Christ

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Our Life in Christ
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A real Christian knows Jesus is real.

Vision Sunday 2021 Theme: Love East Texas

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Vision Sunday 2021 Theme: Love East Texas
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Alone, we’re not much, but with the unity of the Spirit and the passion to show God’s love, our message can transform an entire region for Christ.

Happy New You!

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Happy New You!
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Do you get joy out of knowing what your purpose in life is?

What Have We Learned in 2020?

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
What Have We Learned in 2020?
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Joy is based on the character and nature of Jesus who lives inside of you.

The First Star Trek

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The First Star Trek
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Once you’ve met Jesus, you’ll never go home the same way you came.

Believing: Life in His Name

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Believing: Life in His Name
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John’s Gospel account is different from Matthew, Mark, and Luke. Each of those three writers follows a chronological time line of the ministry of Jesus. But John organizes his story around seven signs, seven miracles.

The Mission Strategy of Jesus

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Mission Strategy of Jesus
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We must be careful that in our demonstration, in our acts of love, in our acts of service toward Christ that it would not be used to justify our silence to the nations.

Hope for ONE More Child

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Hope for ONE More Child
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GABC Adoption Ministry

The Beauty of Restoration

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Beauty of Restoration
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John wrote this Gospel as an old man and he addresses a rumor—yes they had rumors back then, too.

Sharing the Lord’s Breakfast

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Sharing the Lord's Breakfast
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Failure is not final nor is it fatal for the follower of Jesus.

My Lord and My God!

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
My Lord and My God!
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Thomas’s experience with the risen Jesus was personal.

Breath of Heaven

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Breath of Heaven
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God doesn’t fill us for ENJOYMENT. He fills us for EMPLOYMENT. To share the good news with those who are lost.

A Tomb with a View

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
A Tomb with a View
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Jesus had a tomb with a view. Not so that He could look out—but so that we could look in.

Love That Shares

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Love That Shares
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The brokenness that you see around you is not a result of God’s good design; it is a result of sin.

Love That Serves

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Love That Serves
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If you want to be an authentic follower of Jesus, don’t operate with angles or try to manipulate others.

Love That Sees

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Love That Sees
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How do you love your neighbor well if you can’t even see your neighbor?

The Day Death was Buried

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Day Death was Buried
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Jesus had two unlikely undertakers, Joseph of Arimathea and Nicodemus.

The Water and the Blood

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Water and the Blood
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One of the greatest proofs of the authenticity of the Bible is fulfilled scripture.

The Word Heard Around the World

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Word Heard Around the World
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Can you imagine living your whole life anticipating the most horrible death possible?

The Faces at Golgotha

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Faces at Golgotha
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In His time of agony, and in the moment of Mary’s deepest pain, Jesus cared for her as only Jesus can.

The Danger of Mob Mentality

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Danger of Mob Mentality
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Pilate thought he would never be associated with the death of Jesus.

A Cruel Crown on a Sacred Head

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
A Cruel Crown on a Sacred Head
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The Messiah was beaten so severely that his appearance wasn’t that of a man.

Jesus is the Answer

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Jesus is the Answer
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Jesus was the only innocent man Pilate would ever meet.

See You in Court

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
See You in Court
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Christ was innocent. But he stayed because he knew the accusations he took belonged to us.

Moving from Denial to Restoration

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Moving from Denial to Restoration
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Once we have made a mistake one of the hardest things to do is to come clean and admit it.

How to Keep Your Cool in a Crisis

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
How to Keep Your Cool in a Crisis
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Actions build our reputation, but reactions reveal our character.

Lord, Heal Our Land

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Lord, Heal Our Land
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For God to heal our land, we must discover and recover the faith of our Founding Fathers and acknowledge God as the source of liberty.

Three Requests Jesus Prayed for You

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Three Requests Jesus Prayed for You
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The first thing we must understand about Christian unity is that it is an act of the Holy Spirit. We cannot create unity—we can only keep it or kill it.

What in the World am I Doing?

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
What in the World am I Doing?
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If we want to be good soldiers for Christ then we can’t find satisfaction in the world.

The World’s MVP

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The World's MVP
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The thing that unites us is that we are all committed to accomplishing this purpose—to take the good news to those who have never heard.

Moving from Sorrow to Joy

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Moving from Sorrow to Joy
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Be courageous!

The Holy Spirit’s Job Description

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Holy Spirit's Job Description
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The devil would love for you to go to hell. But the Holy Spirit came to convince you that you don’t have to go if you don’t want to.

How to Treat Your Friends and Enemies

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
How to Treat Your Friends and Enemies
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You will either be a friend of Jesus, or a friend of the world.

How to Enjoy the Joy Jesus Enjoyed

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
How to Enjoy the Joy Jesus Enjoyed
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I have no idea what you’re walking through or are up against, but I know the man who does and his name is Jesus.

Our Vine Line to God

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Our Vine Line to God
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You can’t produce the fruit of the Spirit unless you are firmly attached to Jesus.

The Promise of Peace

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Promise of Peace
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When you’re in pain, searching for peace, the first thing to know is that God is there and He sees what you’re facing.

The Lord Living in Us

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Lord Living in Us
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What are we to do until our room is ready in our forever dwelling place? Michael Gossett.

God’s Cure for Heart Trouble

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
God's Cure for Heart Trouble
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In the midst of so much uncertainty there are some things you can be absolutely certain about: God loves you and Jesus died to give you eternal life.

How’s Your Heart?

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
How's Your Heart?
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Jesus wants to give you a burning heart full of hope.

How to Love Like Jesus Loves

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
How to Love Like Jesus Loves
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Part of our confusion about love is we are limited by our English language. We only have one word for love.

The Danger of Pride and Pretense

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Danger of Pride and Pretense
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WHY did Jesus choose Judas?

Clean Feet in a Dirty World

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Clean Feet in a Dirty World
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We ALL need the bath of salvation, because we aren’t naturally clean.

Facing Your Fears

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Facing Your Fears
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There is nothing you and I face today that the power of God will not overrule.

The Only Sin God Won’t Forgive

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Only Sin God Won't Forgive
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In Jesus’ last appearance to the public in Jerusalem, they witnessed his miracles, yet they still did not believe. Michael Gossett.

The Magnetism of the Cross

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Magnetism of the Cross
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The cross is like a magnet, because just as objects respond differently to a magnet, people respond to the cross in different ways as well.

Upside Down

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Upside Down
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Love your personal enemies with your actions, your speech and your heart. Michael Gossett

Are You Just Living to Die or Dying to Live?

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Are You Just Living to Die or Dying to Live?
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What is your life really about, you or God?

The Day Jesus Reigned on Their Parade

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Day Jesus Reigned on Their Parade
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Prayer can be empty praise if you are merely repeating the words without meaning.

Getting in on God’s Economy in 2020

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Getting in on God's Economy in 2020
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The 2020 Giving Challenge: Honor God and be blessed.

The Fragrance of Pure Worship

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Fragrance of Pure Worship
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How Mary’s act of anointing Jesus’ feet with expensive perfume is an example of pure worship. Michael Gossett.

Who’s in Control Here?

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Who's in Control Here?
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God has the power to speak through someone like the High Priest, Caiaphas, without Caiaphas even realizing what was happening.

The Lazarus Lesson

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Lazarus Lesson
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A carnal Christian someone who is still in bondage of the past, like Lazarus before his graveclothes were removed.

Jesus Turns Setbacks into Comebacks

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Jesus Turns Setbacks into Comebacks
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What Jesus meant when He said, “I am the Resurrection and the Life.”

Glory in a Manger

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Glory in a Manger
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How God revealed his character, kingdom and eternal hope in the manger.

God’s Delays Are Not God’s Denials

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
God's Delays Are Not God's Denials
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With God, timing is more important than time. Three reasons why God sometimes delays the answer to your prayers.

The Transforming Truth About Jesus

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Transforming Truth About Jesus
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We are by nature children of wrath. That means that our default response to God is to reject His love.

To Seek & To Save

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
To Seek & To Save
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Al Fadi of Cira International

Keeping the MAIN Thing the MAIN Thing

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Keeping the MAIN Thing the MAIN Thing
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The Great Commission

The Surprising Way to Change the World

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Surprising Way to Change the World
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Dr. Jim Denison

Once His Lamb, ALWAYS His Lamb

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Once His Lamb, ALWAYS His Lamb
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The security of our salvation isn’t up to us holding on to God. He’s holding on to us.

What’s So Good About the Good Shepherd?

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
What's So Good About the Good Shepherd?
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The most glorious fact in the universe is that there is a God and that this God wants to have a personal relationship with you. Eternal life is not living forever. Eternal life is KNOWING God.

Jesus is the Only Gate to Heaven

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Jesus is the Only Gate to Heaven
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A community sheep pen is a powerful analogy of how we all live in a dirty, smelly world that is littered with the filth of immorality and violence. Our Shepherd Jesus calls us out to live a different kind of life.

The Tragedy of Spiritual Blindness

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Tragedy of Spiritual Blindness
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Jesus is nauseated by indifferent, complacent, apathetic Christians.

The Blind Man’s Bluff

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Blind Man's Bluff
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When you live under grace and refuse to obey man-made regulations, prepare to be criticized. They criticized Jesus and they will criticize you.

The Night is Coming…

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Night is Coming...
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When it comes to salvation, hesitation can lead to procrastination, which can lead to eternal devastation.

Here’s Mud in Your Eye

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Here's Mud in Your Eye
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Jesus said we are wrong when we try to find a cause and effect reason for every person who has a disability or is suffering.

Death Removed

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Death Removed
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GABC Teaching Pastor, Michael Gossett

Like Father, Like Son

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Like Father, Like Son
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Satan is an expert at lying, with centuries of experience.

The Truth Will Set You Free; Or It Will Make You Mad

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Truth Will Set You Free; Or It Will Make You Mad
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The rejection of absolute truth is destroying our moral foundation.

Kindness: Love in Action

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Kindness: Love in Action
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Why should we show kindness to others? Because it is the command of God and shows the character of God.

Jesus: The Light of the World

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Jesus: The Light of the World
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Light and life are connected. Where there is light there is life.

Where Misery and Mercy Meet

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Where Misery and Mercy Meet
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Do you have some rocks you need to drop today?

Strength in the Storm

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Strength in the Storm
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GABC Teaching Pastor, Michael Gossett

Jesus: The Great Divider

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Jesus: The Great Divider
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Jesus created division 2,000 years ago. And He has the same effect on people in the 21st Century. He still divides.

Celebrate Freedom Sunday

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Celebrate Freedom Sunday
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Guest speaker Tim Lee

Longing for More

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Longing for More
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Michael Gossett

The Secret of an Overflowing Life

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Secret of an Overflowing Life
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One of the ways we can be a blessing to others is by what we say to them.

Surrender

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Surrender
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Guest speaker Andrew Francis, GABC Mosaic Singles Director

The Power of God

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Power of God
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Guest Speaker Pastor Michael Gossett

When Jesus was in a Feast Fight

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
When Jesus was in a Feast Fight
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We are so quick to judge on appearance alone. And most of the time we are wrong.

How to Handle Disappointments and Disagreements

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
How to Handle Disappointments and Disagreements
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As God conforms us to be like Jesus, He often uses painful experiences to accomplish His plan. So don’t fight against disappointments and disagreements, just let your light shine for Jesus.

The Danger of Defective Discipleship

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Danger of Defective Discipleship
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Judas followed Jesus. He saw the miracles of Jesus, but He never believed. His heart was never changed.

The Fullness of Empty

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Fullness of Empty
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Usually when something is empty, it means there is a problem.

The Wonder of Salvation

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Wonder of Salvation
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Does God choose us or do we choose Him? The answer is, “Yes.” Those who are chosen, choose God. He chooses us before we choose Him.

The Great I AM: The Bread of Life

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
The Great I AM: The Bread of Life
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Stop feeding on the junk food of the world and put yourself on a steady diet of the Bread of Life.

When Jesus Walks into Your Fears

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
When Jesus Walks into Your Fears
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Jesus hasn’t promised smooth sailing; but He has promised a sure destination.

All You Can Eat…and MORE

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
All You Can Eat...and MORE
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When you face a shortage, how do you react?

Open My Eyes Lord!

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Open My Eyes Lord!
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Guest speaker Lanny Bridges

Moses Knew About Jesus!

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Moses Knew About Jesus!
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Jesus performed the miracles so we would believe and when we believe, we would experience life.

Discover the JOY of Generosity

Green Acres Baptist Church
Green Acres Baptist Church
Discover the JOY of Generosity
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