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What’s Uganda Like?

What’s Uganda REALLY like? I have no idea. I was only there for two weeks and mostly stayed in a semi-remote village most of the time. But I can tell you what I saw and what I experienced. If someone came to America for two weeks, would they know what America is like or what…
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Why Was Jesus More Effective On the Streets Than In Church?

A cursory glance at the Gospels explains a few simple, obvious things about the life of Christ and His earthly ministry ‘effectiveness’.  One of those is that Jesus was more accepted and more “effective” in general society than in the synagogue (His ‘church’).   I put ‘effective’ in quotes because I believe Jesus Christ did…
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The Pros and Cons of Podcast Church

I’m Pro Technology I love technology. I’m not great at running it, but I love it.   My entire life has been shaped by the technological advances of my generation: The Internet, smart phones, blue tooth capability, social media, etc.   I’m also a huge proponent of using the media to impact culture. I think…
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Question of the Week- Forgiveness and Revelation 6:10

Do you ever have a question that you wish you could have answered by a Pastor? Over the years, I have received so many really good questions that I have wanted to take the time to answer that we actually host a church event as well as questions and answers compiled on a website, AskPastorLance.com.…
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