What Are You Most Thankful For?

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As we celebrate Thanksgiving tomorrow, I am sure that all of us have a long list of things to be thankful for. If we take the time to “count our blessings” (cf. Ps. 103:2), which we definitely should, we will find an abundance of spiritual and physical blessings to be grateful for (Ps. 103; Eph. 1:1-14). May the Lord cause … Read More

Pastoral Encouragement – Unthankfulness

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While He was on the way to Jerusalem, He was passing between Samaria and Galilee. As He entered a village, ten leprous men who stood at a distance met Him; and they raised their voices, saying, “Jesus, Master, have mercy on us!” When He saw them, He said to them, “Go and show yourselves to the priests.” And as they … Read More

Give Thanks To The Lord – Pastoral Encouragement

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Dear BBC Family,“It’s impossible to be prideful and (truly) thankful at the same time.” (I do not recall where I originally heard this from but I know that it’s not original with me :-).  Thankfulness implies a certain degree of humility.  Prideful people are not thankful people.  And thankful people are humble.Thanksgiving Day is less than a weeks away!  Can you believe it? … Read More

The Postscript – Luke 17:11-19

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Yesterday at BBC Pastor Matt preaching on Luke 17:11-19: While He was on the way to Jerusalem, He was passing between Samaria and Galilee. As He entered a village, ten leprous men who stood at a distance met Him; and they raised their voices, saying, “Jesus, Master, have mercy on us!” When He saw them, He said to them, “Go … Read More