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Common Notes 2.15.18

The BSU is a Southern Baptist ministry, and one of the greatest benefits of that is our association with the Baptist Faith & Message, the Southern Baptist statement of faith. The BF&M helps inform our belief and behavior, acting as … Continue reading

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Common Notes 4.25.17

Sometimes it just feels like life is out to get you, like you’re just living under siege. There’s a reason for that. According to the Bible, the world is a corrupt place and hates you. Yes, hates you. On top … Continue reading

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The Comparison Trap

In the book of Habakkuk, the prophet is frustrated and expresses his righteous indignation to God regarding the evil he sees going on in the world around him. “How long, LORD, must I call for help and you do not … Continue reading

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NoonDay Cafe Devo 3.2.16

Jason Taylor, Youth and Worship Pastor at First Baptist Church in Joplin, brought the devo at today’s NoonDay lunch at the BSU from Mark 9:1-8. Here’s a summary of his message: There was a time, scripture tells us, when Jesus … Continue reading

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Gauging the Love of God

“By this we know love, that he laid down his life for us, and we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers.” 1 John 3:16 [ESV] How often do we gauge the love of God based on the … Continue reading

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NoonDay Devo 9.30.15

Mark Salazar, youth pastor at Calvary Baptist Church in Joplin, shares a 5 minute devotion during our weekly lunch. We’re working through the book of Mark this year.

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NoonDay Devo 9.2.15

Last year at the BSU we started doing a 5 minute Gospel devotion during the meal. We had several speakers who spoke on whatever God had laid on their heart each week. This year we decided to kick it up … Continue reading

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