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Pray for the Sick

Pray for the Sick

Jun 30, 2017

Matthew 10:8: “Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out demons. Freely you have received, freely give.” It was as if I had received a new commission to pray for the sick

Hearing and Obeying

Hearing and Obeying

Jun 23, 2017

The old adage “the enemy of my enemy is my friend” seems to be given credence in the events of Matthew 22:15-30.Though there was hostility between the Pharisees and Sadducees, they set aside their differences and joined forces in an effort to have Jesus executed. Rather than accepting Him as the ultimate expression of God's love, they...

Stuck in the Gourd

Stuck in the Gourd

Jun 17, 2017

Do you want to know how to catch a monkey? No? Well, I'm gonna tell you how anyway.In order to catch a monkey, a hunter will take a gourd and cut a small hole in it that is just big enough for the monkey to fit its hand through. Inside the gourd is placed something that the monkey craves, such as nuts, sweets or fruit. Then, the hunter waits. Sooner or later,...

Christ’s Ambassadors

Christ’s Ambassadors

Jun 12, 2017

My word is “influence.” That word, influence, gives me clarity; I want to make a difference. Of course, I am an influence. We all are. But I constantly ask myself, What kind

Worship All Week

Worship All Week

Jun 9, 2017

Follow along with SouthPoint Worship at Spotify. We’ll be creating a playlist of the songs we sing every season or so. It’s free – let us know what tunes you're worshiping with this...

Due Season

Due Season

Jun 8, 2017

When Sarah, Abraham’s wife, was “past the age” of childbearing, God promised her a child. Naturally speaking, it was impossible. It should have already happened, but because

The Gift of Listening

The Gift of Listening

May 12, 2017

One of the greatest gifts I am working hard to develop these days is the gift of listening. James 1:19 wisely advises us to “be swift to hear, slow to speak" (NKJV).I want to make sure the people I share my

God-Confidence

God-Confidence

Apr 17, 2017

When Israel was a mess, God sent a special messenger to a discouraged man named Gideon (Judges 6). The angel found Gideon hiding in a winepress, trying to thresh out a bit of grain. He feared

The Unexpected Witness

The Unexpected Witness

Apr 14, 2017

Mary Magdalene, of all the people Jesus could have sent, of all the messengers he could have commissioned. A woman, when a woman’s witness was not considered credible - and not just any

Good Friday – Remember and Rejoice

Good Friday – Remember and Rejoice

Mar 30, 2017

"...in remembrance of me" Good Friday is a day set aside to remember the vastness of the love of Jesus as evidenced through His death on the cross. Join us for a self-paced...

What On Earth Am I Here For?

What On Earth Am I Here For?

Feb 12, 2017

SouthPoint starts the inspiring and excellent video group study by Pastor Rick Warren called, “What On Earth Am I Here For?” on Feb 26th. Groups are forming now, give Pastor Bob Howerton a call at 455-1119 ext. 104 and let him know you want to open up your home to have a few friends over. We’ll get you what you need. Hosting is easy. Have a...

How to Pray Amid Crisis

How to Pray Amid Crisis

Feb 7, 2017

There are moments throughout life when we find ourselves facing a crisis, and we need to know how to pray when a crisis develops, as well as how to encourage others to pray ...