Jeremy Mavis

Husband. Father. Tech enthusiast.
And a lover of all things related to snow.

Jeremy Mavis

Teacher.
And he loves lots of action.

Jeremy Mavis

Children's Pastor.
And he tries not to hurt people.

Jeremy Mavis

Youth Pastor.
And he loves adventures.

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Love is the Combination of Both Encouragement and Challenge.

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“Jesus looked at him and loved him” (Mark 10:21a) I think the wealthy man who asks Jesus how to inherit eternal life wanted Jesus to pat him on the back for all of his obedience of the commandments. I think the man wanted Jesus to say something like: “Way to go! I’m so proud of you! I know that’s probably…

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Boom, Boom, Boom… Big Thunder Cloud.

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I had to apologize to Sari a while back. We were playing UNO and Sari came around the coffee table and wanted to tickle me. She poked her finger in my neck. I really didn’t want to be tickled (I hate being tickled), so I chided her: “Sari, please don’t do that. I don’t like it. Please stop.” But I…

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Did Jesus Exist? Yes.

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Bart Ehrman recently wrote a book entitled: Did Jesus Exist? The Historical Argument for Jesus of Nazareth Due to an increase in a popular conception that seeks to argue that the historical Jesus never existed, Dr. Ehrman felt compelled to write a book to: “…convince genuine seekers who really want to know how we know that Jesus did exist, as…

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Tipping.

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How do you tip? Generously or not generously? A while back I was thinking about my policy on tipping. I do not tip on performance, I tip on grace. I don’t use the amount I tip as a rating system on how well the person served me. I just like to tip generously, regardless of good or bad service. I was…

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