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Awake!

My wife, Na Lim, and I have been parents to our beautiful Baby K for almost 16 months. Most nights, our girl sleeps through the night. Glory to God! But sleepless nights (you know those ones that never end) are a recent memory. I can remember midnight, 2am, and 4am wake up cries very vividly–that…

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O Come to the Altar

Are you hurting and broken within, overwhelmed by the weight of your sin? Jesus is calling. Have you come to the end of yourself? Do you thirst for a drink from the well? Jesus is calling. Leave behind your regrets and mistakes. Come today, there’s no reason to wait.Jesus is calling. Bring your sorrows and trade…

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Sermon Preview: Choose Communion Over Criticism

Last week, Pastor Jody challenged us to live our lives to a higher standard, above the self-interest of partisan positioning. As Christians, we are called to rise above in order to show others a more excellent way in Christ. This means that we must understand the power of our words, both to help and to…

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Are You Following Jesus’ Call?

Jesus emphatically calls His people to make disciples. Simply put, a disciple is a follower of Jesus who chooses daily to love Christ with their life and become more like Him. Mark 3:14 details what disciples of Jesus do: “And he appointed twelve . . . so that they might be with him, learn and he…

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MB Online

Mt. Bethel is growing! In addition to our East Cobb and North campuses, we will soon offer a third campus called MB Online. MB Online is more than just a way to watch our sermons. It’s a virtual community where people can build real relationships, join us in worship, and even pray with a live…

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Finding God’s Grace in the Chaos of Parenting

Sticker book: ✔ Drawing paper: ✔ Crayons: ✔ Cheerios: ✔ Diapers and Wipes: ✔ This was the mental checklist we ticked through every Saturday night–or, if we’re honest, every Sunday morning–before loading up and heading to church. We threw anything and everything we could into the “church bag” in hopes that it would keep the…

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Sermon Preview: Speaking Life Into Others

When Jesus was teaching how to pray in Matthew 6, He emphasized the necessity of forgiveness, punctuating the lesson with these words from verses 14 and 15: “For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you do not forgive others their sins, your…

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Setting Priorities Gives Life

The other day I read a very interesting story about George Raveling, basketball coach at the University of Southern California. Before car accident injuries forced his retirement, George was known for what he did off the court as well as what he did on the court. Once, when his team traveled to Atlanta, Raveling took his…

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