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Discerning Thoughts: Navigating God’s Guidance and Spiritual Influences

In the journey of faith, one common question believers wrestle with is how to discern whether the thoughts in their minds are their own, influenced by God, or influenced by spiritual adversaries. This question touches the core of spiritual growth and understanding. The fundamental principle to remember is that our thoughts are always our own. We […]

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Empowered for More: Overcoming Temptation and Spiritual Warfare

In the beginning, God created a garden in Eden with every tree for food, including the tree of life and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. God placed Adam and Eve in the garden and commanded them not to eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. Despite this, […]

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Rooted in Faith: Connecting Biblical Genealogies to Our Lives in Madison

Have you ever wondered about the genealogies in the Bible, those long lists of names? In our exploration today, we’re not just delving into the genealogy presented in Luke chapter three, we’re uncovering its profound theological and personal significance and connecting these ancient narratives to our modern lives right here in Madison. The Power of […]

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Standing Out to Serve: Embracing the Spirit-Filled Path of John the Baptist

by Sarah Hanson In the bustling streams of our daily lives, where differences often draw lines and create feelings of alienation, it’s crucial to reflect on the aspects of our spirituality that unite us. This was vividly portrayed in the teachings of John the Baptist, as outlined in Luke 3:1-22, where he serves as a […]

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From Genesis to Revelation: Unveiling the Grand Narrative of the Bible

Have you ever jumped into the middle of a movie series and found yourself lost, trying to understand the plot and characters? This experience, familiar to many who started with a mid-series Marvel movie like “Captain America: Civil War,” perfectly parallels how some of us feel when diving into the Bible. This sacred collection of […]

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The Power of Spiritual Discernment: Building Trust Through Divine Wisdom

Written by Jason Webb In our ongoing series on trust, we have explored various facets that contribute to establishing and maintaining trust in our relationships. Today, we delve into an essential building block many overlook: Spiritual Discernment. Although familiar, this concept is often misunderstood and underutilized, mainly due to the misconception that it is a special […]

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Restoring Trust: A Journey of Healing and Forgiveness at Madison Church

Our recent sermon series at Madison Church, delving into the theme of trust, is not just an intellectual exercise. It’s a journey that resonates deeply with each of us, drawing from the profound insights of Dr. Henry Cloud. Trust is not a mere luxury in our personal lives, but a fundamental pillar in our spiritual […]

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Deepening Faith: Unveiling the Complexities of the Old Testament

As we continue on our series “Mature Audiences Only: The Bible,” we are not merely exploring the profound and often intricate aspects of this sacred text. We are delving into these complexities because they are not just historical or theological puzzles, but they are the very essence of our faith. This journey is not about […]