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How much evidence will help you believe?

The gospel, the message of Christianity, is packed full of unverifiable historical claims and supernatural assertions. Consider the following: • The Bible claims that God create ...

‘Christmas Child’ changes lives

Amazing things come in small packages. Local congregations and community members are spending the next few days dumping the loafers, sandals and heels out of the shoe boxes stacke ...

Important to be aware of what you download in your mind

King David was right when he wrote that “we are fearfully and wonderfully made.” And to think that was written before we knew that our mind’s activity can be compared to on ...

Turn addictive behaviors, life over to care of God

Addiction is running rampant within our society and it comes in all types. Addictive forces are those persons or things on which a person forms an excessive dependency, and the dep ...

Becoming Bayside will better church's mission

On June 8, 2008, Sonrise Church voted overwhelmingly to align with the Bayside Family of Churches and to change its name to Bayside Auburn. The journey that led to this decision ...

Jesus takes on our guilt and punishment

Was it wrong? Was the systematic and cold blooded killing of innocent people by Charles Manson and company wrong? Was the Holocaust, with its millions of unspeakable atrocities, ...

Easter an annual journey

Easter is about a month away. For Christians, Easter is the high point of the year. It is the feast of feasts. One way to understand the importance of Easter, the annual celebrat ...