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7 Ways to Fight Porn

I was in Jr. High the first time my eyes saw pornography. In God’s grace, he’s rooted out the image from my mind but the scenario is still there. I wasn’t looking for it, but it found me. I was heading into my classroom at school when a classmate had a picture in his hand and literally put it right in front of my face and then ran off. One of the most sobering lesson...

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[Talking With God]

Prayer is that precious gift of direct communication with God. It's what Jesus did on the mountainside. It's what Jesus made possible by his death and resurrection. It's what Paul told us to do "without ceasing." It's what Hannah did in her time of need. It's what Jonah did from the belly of the fish. It's what David did, while hiding in caves. It's what Paul did on behalf...

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Easter 2015: 4 Ways to Help

On April 5 we will celebrate the glorious fact that Jesus is alive! If Jesus didn't raise from the dead, then our faith is in vain. "But in fact Christ has been raised from the dead," writes Paul, and because he lives, we want to tell the world around us about our great hope in Jesus. This Easter, we are having two Easter services at 9am and 11am to double our praise and s...

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Breakaway Youth All-Nighter 2015

BREAKAWAY Youth All-Nighter is April 11-12 for grades 6th-12th! We'd love to see all of The Brook's youth at this event. Let us know if you're interested in coming. The night will include food, Cosmic Bowling, Odyssey Fun World, and activities like rock climbing and b-ball at Lifetime Fitness. To get the early rate of $40 you have to sign up by March 27. Otherwise it's ...

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Thankful for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

At The Brook, we are grateful for the many ways God used Martin Luther King, Jr. to advance racial equality through peaceful and yet sacrificial means. He was a courageous man who, among other things, cared deeply about something that God cares deeply about, Christ-Exalting Diversity. ...

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Ephesians: Grow Deep. Live Tall.

The tree with weak and shallow roots will crash in the storm. The tree that is properly rooted is unshakeable.   Beginning this Sunday, at The Brook we'll sink deeply into the riches of who God is, what He's done, and why that matters for your life. If you're without a church home or exploring the Christian faith, or you know of someone who is, we woul...

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O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

Thoughtfully read the words of this great hymn and you'll see a heartfelt cry to God that the Savior of the world would come. ...

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What is White Flag Worship?

Exactly... what is White Flag Worship??? Let's begin by looking at the noun "white flag". The white flag originated on the battlefield. When the weaker party was losing the battle, they would raise a giant white flag. That signified that the weaker party was dropping their weapons, with the intent to surrender and desire to communicate. Worship: to show reverance or ado...

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Voice of the Martyrs: Newsletter Sign-up Link

Christians throughout the world still face daily threat of violence and pressure from local authorities and governments. Here is one way to stand with your brothers and sisters....

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Me and You in God's grand story!

The book of Acts reminds us that the church is nothin' normal, made up of ordinary people who do extraordinary things because of the mighty and gracious hand of God!...

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