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Pastor Claude T. Stauffer

The Cross of Christ

The Cross of Christ

“For I determined not to know anything among you except Jesus Christ and Him crucified.”  - 1 Corinthians 2:2   Why is the cross of Christ so important to the Christian? Why is it so important that the Apostle Paul wrote the Corinthians, “For I determined not to know...

His Own Love

His Own Love

  But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. – Romans 5:8 What is God’s love like? That’s an interesting question. It presupposes that God loves. Some people would say that God is not a God of love. They look...

Passed Away

Passed Away

“Now I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away. Also there was no more sea.” – Revelation 21:1   When a person dies, we sometimes use the colloquialism that they “passed away.” It’s a polite and delicate way of...

Protection in the War of Words

Protection in the War of Words

“Wait on the Lord; be of good courage, and He shall strengthen your heart; wait, I say, on the Lord!” - Psalm 27:14 Have you ever been in a word war? That’s not a rare thing nowadays. Politics is front and center in a culture war ongoing today. In the political arena...

Reigning with Christ

Reigning with Christ

And they lived and reigned with Christ for a thousand years. – Revelation 20:4 It doesn’t take a doctor of political science to look at governments, regardless of type, and see they are steeped in corruption, waste, injustices, and too frequently chaos. Revolutions...

Binding Satan

Binding Satan

He laid hold of the dragon, that serpent of old, who is the Devil and Satan, and bound him for a thousand years – Revelation 20:2   Satan needs to be bound. Satan needs to be tripped up, tied up, and shut up. Yesterday, February 25th, the United States Senate voted...

Holy Anger

Holy Anger

“Be angry, and do not sin” – Ephesians 4:26a   I don’t know about you, but recent developments in our world have riled me up. Reading the news or watching it on TV or online in some form, has percolated an anger in me. Is that right? Is that wrong? Can a Christian be...

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