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  • Life Groups Info – Forgiveness 2/28/16

    Read Matthew 18:21-35 NIV and then discuss the following statements by N.T. Wright. “The key thing is not that one should therefore swallow all resentment and ‘forgive and forget’ as though nothing had happened. The key thing is that one should never, ever give up making forgiveness and reconciliation one’s goal. If confrontation has to […]

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  • Lessons From a Couple of Old Super Heroes

    In 1 & 2 Kings, Elijah teaches us it is possible to end well even after personal weakness gets the best of us. God took Elijah to heaven in a fiery chariot and a whirlwind, giving him a strong finish even after running away scared from a big win. We are not as strong as […]

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  • Because of Jesus we can profit from suffering not be defined by it.

    Romans 5:1-5 1 The result is this: since we have been declared “in the right” on the basis of faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus the Messiah. 2 Through him we have been allowed to approach, by faith, into this grace in which we stand; and we celebrate the hope of […]

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  • No Matter What We still Look life God (Even if it’s only a little)

    “… for if women and men are made in the image of God and if that image is not totally destroyed by the Fall, then they should yet reflect-even if dimly-something of the goodness of God.”  James W. Sire. The Universe Next Door: A Basic Worldview Catalog, 5th Edition (Kindle Locations 854-855). Kindle Edition.

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  • Hope and Purpose

    Being a part of God’s Kingdom means that no matter what life deals us, God always has a purpose for our lives. Pastor Gordy Byrd and his wife Debbie from Shiloh Christian Center, our guest speakers, reminded us of that today (August 11). Pastor Gordy basically said no matter our weakness, limitations and even failures, […]

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  • God’s Covenant Promise -vs- Legal Contract

    Romans 4:13-16 13-15 That famous promise God gave Abraham—that he and his children would possess the earth—was not given because of something Abraham did or would do. It was based on God’s decision to put everything together for him, which Abraham then entered when he believed. If those who get what God gives them only […]

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  • The Environment For Relationship Transformation

    “Commitment to Christ is a covenant of immersion, a baptism into new environment by relationship.”   From The Message The Christian Tourist and Pickles Select Above Title to Listen

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  • The Zombies Really Are After You!

    I’m not really a zombie guy. I don’t literally believe in them. I don’t enjoy the games, TV shows and movies about them; but I do believe they are a good illustration for many people’s current life relationships. I’m talking about marriages, friendships, families and jobs. The living dead are walking around performing, involved with […]

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  • Growing Your Faith – Practical Teaching

    Psalm 19:7-9 MSG The revelation of God is whole and pulls our lives together. The signposts of God are clear and point out the right road. The life-maps of God are right, showing the way to joy. The directions of God are plain and easy on the eyes. God’s reputation is twenty-four-carat gold, with a lifetime guarantee. The decisions of God are accurate down to the […]

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  • Welcome to our new website

    Welcome to Valley Life Church’s new web page. Thanks for dropping by! The new web page is just one of several reflections of God’s transformation of Valley Fellowship. The most noticeable change is our new name, Valley Life Church. We kept the word Valley because it represents that we are the same family of people, […]

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