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Practicing What We Preach… Or Not

As someone who has lived abroad, I have lived under different, “rules,” whether laws or cultural practices and everything in between. As much as I tried to play by those different, “rules,” however, I inevitably failed to always play by those, “rules;” sometimes accidentally, sometimes intentionally. At the same time, while I lived abroad, nearly […]

Religion and Islam

All religions world-wide are based soley on “faith” and “beliefs” not on any evidence or fact. And, while America has been extremely tolerant of the various “faiths” and “beliefs” that are brought to this country by others or created in this country by those who would play on people’s emotions, there comes a time when […]

Evangelist Chuck Cofty Victory Baptist Church

Evangelist Chuck Cofty, a decorated war veteran, will lead a series of revival meetings at Victory Baptist Church , 13560 63rd Avenue North, Maple Grove. Victory Baptist is located on Bass Lake Road, 1 block west of Interstate 494. Doctor Cofty will speak on Sunday at 11:00AM and 7:00PM, and will speak at 7:00PM. Monday-Friday.

The Thief on the Cross

Last Sunday our Pastor, in his continuing series (4+ years) on Luke, came to the Thief on the Cross (Luke 23:39-43). As our Pastor mentioned, the Thief brought nothing to the table. He was nailed to a cross, no more than a matter of hours from his own death. He couldn’t join a church, or […]

A Squirrel’s Snowy Snack

A squirrel found a good, but snowy snack in this South Minneapolis back yard suet feeder Wednesday after he ran off the chickadees and juncos.

Victory Baptist Church Missions Conference 10/09/08-10/12/08

Victory Baptist Church Missions Conference 10/09/08-10/12/08 Another Reminder: Victory Baptist Church of Maple Grove will host its annual Missions Conference Thursday, October 9-Sunday, October 12, 2008, at the church. Come and hear missionaries from Brazil, Korea, and Texas discuss what God is doing in their mission field. There will be a missionary presenting at each […]

Muslim Immigrant Perspective: Video

Watch .flv Video Watch .mov Video This is a 20 minute, raw footage, video of an interview Scott Moore conducted with African Development Center Director, Hussein Samatar in March of 2006. The interview was for the documentary, Building at a Crossroads which aired on TPT in August, 2006. Mr. Smatar is answering questions relating to […]

Church burglars target collection plates

This alert about church pilfering came from the crime prevention specialist Tom Thompson of the Minneapolis police 5th District: “Easter Weekend Church Burglary Alert: Over the last week, five church burglaries occurred in south Minneapolis, four of them taking place in Fifth Precinct. Three of the break-ins (Lake of the Isles Lutheran, Joyce United Methodist, […]