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Vacation Bible School is coming soon!

WHO:  Children Age 3 – 6th Grade
WHEN:  June 3-7, 9AM – Noon
WHERE:  Missionary Baptist Church

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10,000 Reasons

If you don’t know this song already, you should!

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He Is Alive!

1 Corinthians 15:20–23 But in fact Christ has been raised from the dead, the firstfruits of those who have fallen asleep. 21 For as by a man came death, by a man has come also the resurrection of the dead. 22 For as in Adam all die, so also in Christ shall all be made alive. 23 But each in his own order: Christ the firstfruits, then at his coming those who belong to Christ. (ESV)

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Easter Sunday

We will be having a special schedule for Easter Sunday morning:

8:30 AM – Breakfast
10:00 AM – Extended Worship Service
(no evening service)

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Getting it right…

20130227-112157.jpgThe forecast was for two inches. TWO INCHES.

Well, if that is two inches of snow, then my trash can is only 6 inches tall and Continue reading

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Recovering the Awe

In the course of our Christian lives, we tend to become less and less impressed with the glory of God.  It’s not that His glory has diminished.  We have simply become so used to it we no longer feel the brokenness about our sinful state, we no longer have the sense of awe about who God really is to us.  Paul Tripp does a much better job of describing this concept in the video posted below, but the climax of his point regarding pastors who have lost “the awe of God” is encapsulated in this quote:

“I’m tired, I’m sick of listening to boring, theological lectures by uninspired homileticians who long since have lost their awe.  I’m not surprised that people fall asleep.  I’m surprised more people don’t – ‘cause the awe’s gone.  God’s left the building.” Continue reading

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Installation Service

Carlisle installation 2013

Back row: Pastor Mike Craighead, Dr. Robert Domokos, Pastor John Hadley, Pastor Miles Grismore
Front row: Pastor Don Johnston, Pastor Chad Hol, Pastor Joe Hayes

On Sunday, January 13, Pastor Chad J. Hol was officially installed as Pastor of Missionary Baptist Church in Carlisle, Iowa.

Rev. Joseph Hayes, State Representative of the Iowa Association of Regular Baptist Churches brought the Continue reading

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