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Just A Thought Article

WE GET ALL KINDS

WE GET ALL KINDS Know Your Bible is designed to reach the general public.  We answer questions that they ask, and keep the answers short enough to interest almost anyone.  When your audience is the general public you can be sure that your responses will truly be “all kinds.” We get a few hateful calls…

Where’s My Newspaper?

Where’s My Newspaper? There once was a man who found a newspaper on his driveway. He didn’t subscribe to a paper, so he was surprised to see it. He enjoyed browsing through his unexpected source of news, comics, and coupons and then didn’t give it any more thought. The next morning as he headed to…

Spent

Spent  Our family recently returned from our 2022 summer trip to Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida.  Was it a good trip?  Yes.  Was it a vacation?  Well, not really.  Let me explain. If you haven’t been, you should know that it is a massively entertaining place–Full of thrilling rides, entertaining shows, life-size characters, full-sensory experiences,…

IT BEGAN ON JULY 13, 1986

IT BEGAN ON JULY 13, 1986 You may not know the significance of the date July 13, 1986, so let me tell you. That is the Sunday Know Your Bible debuted 36 years ago. A little group of Christians (about 250) met that Sunday at 2105 N. Jackson in Wichita to watch the first broadcast…

Death for Kingdom Gain 

Death for Kingdom Gain  Hello Northside Family! What does it mean to you to have ideas, scriptures or interesting topics to guide your mind towards spiritual thoughts? If you are like me, it might require some captivating sentences to entice you to read further, a favorite scripture, or a deep theological question about Christians in…

Northside Is an Intergenerational Church

Northside Is an Intergenerational Church “This is what the Lord has commanded: ‘Take an omer of manna and keep it for the generations to come …” (Exodus 16.32). One of Northside’s core values is to ‘keep it for the generations to come.’ All through scripture, God’s Spirit instructs us to teach our young, to commemorate…

Bearing in Love

Bearing in Love Have you ever had an interaction with someone you love that left you hurting and frustrated, or tried to explain something important to someone only to be brushed off? Have you ever heard something that someone said about you behind your back and been hurt, confused, or even angry? For anyone over…

Get Rid of the Samaritans!

Get Rid of the Samaritans!  In Jesus’ day, the Jews hated the Samaritans. They were racially and religiously mixed, and the Jews avoided them like the plague. Because of this attitude, when they travelled between Judea and Galilee, the Jews would usually walk around Samaria rather than go through it. In John 4 we read…