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2017 Arnold Report – 5 (Final)

This is part 5 of a series. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Finally, I want to leave you with some thoughts of where I failed, my repentance, and God’s encouragement to me. Even Christians who can rightfully be called *seasoned* evangelists and leaders are fallible men and will err. Allow me to […]

2017 Arnold Report – 4

This is part 4 of a series. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 What a great day we had! Our prayer stand received very little attention, but Kurtis and I combined for at least a couple hours of preaching, our young people handed out almost 1000 tracts and distributed 150 The Biggest Question DVDs. There […]

2017 Arnold Report – 3

This is part 3 of a series. Part 1 Part 2 While I was preaching outside the Arnold Classic, a man sat and seemed to listen for a long time. Kurtis noticed this and went over to talk to him. This was an excellent thing for him to notice. Kurtis ended up talking to this […]

2017 Arnold Report – 2

This is part 2 of a series. Part 1 Our standard procedure is to arrive early when going to an outreach. But in the case of the Arnold, there is a constant stream of traffic all day, so that wasn’t a big concern. Nevertheless, we arrived before our 12:00 goal. We did what we usually […]

2017 Arnold Report – 1

The Arnold Classic is an annual athletic event held in Columbus, OH which attracts a large number of people from all over the world. For several years in a row we have gone to the central location for the event and preached Christ crucified, handed out tracts and engaged people in conversations. Here is a […]

The Fish of a Belly

My wife quite affectionately let me know that I referred to the “fish of a belly” during my final sermon from Jonah at Bethel Baptist Church of Pataskala. I’ll chalk it up to being overtired from preaching. It’s harder than it looks. I’ll post about that some other time. Here is the entire series for […]

A Beleaguered Believer is Beached

Jonah cried out to God from the belly of the great fish. Then, God grants Jonah a change of heart whereby he agrees to obey. Another brilliant OT text full of application for today. Here is the sermon I preached Sunday, May 15 at the evening service at Bethel Baptist Church of Pataskala. Make sure […]