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Mark Pierce
Mansfield, Ohio
Living life to the fullest, in relationship with God, family and friends.
Interests: speaking, relationships, writing, church leadership, recumbent bicycle riding
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We learn that when we wait upon God, we will learn patience and come to know Him and the reward of His promises so much better. Through our godly waiting we can even bless others! Continue reading
When we wait upon God, we will learn patience and come to know Him and the reward of His promises so much better. Through our godly waiting we can even bless others! Continue reading
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Good Friday morning before Christmas! I hope this week's newsletter finds you with a joyful, festive spirit. I can feel the Christmas spirit welling up inside of me. As I write to you this morning, I'm listening to the new... Continue reading
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In this audio version of Sunday's sermon I examine the unrighteous believer of Herod the Great and share 4 Christmas lessons from Herod's story. Continue reading
Our response to the babe born in the manger requires more than the belief that the prophesied King Jesus was actually born. Continue reading
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Does Brandi ever have a surprise for you! Throughout the evening she will tell you why the song was written and what it really means. I learned so much from Brandi yesterday! I will never sing those Christmas carols the same way again. And neither will you. Continue reading
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Our Christian faith is one of those tricky things that is easy to be wrong about. Knowing the facts of our Christian faith isn't the same thing as possessing a Christian faith. Continue reading
As humans, we're right about some things and wrong about others. The key is to be right about the right things. Our Christian faith is one of those tricky things that is easy to be wrong about. Continue reading
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How God has blessed us! We are so thankful for our opportunities and our provisions. I hope you all have had a good week. I have so much to share with you today. Let's get right to it! Continue reading
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Work could be considered worship if we do it right! I give Biblical advice to employers and employees alike for how they should relate... at work. From Ephesians 6:5-9. Continue reading
Work could be considered worship if we do it right! Pastor Mark gives Biblical advice to employers and employees alike for how they should relate... at work. From Ephesians 6:5-9. Continue reading
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Let's agree with one another about one thing - we won't crowd Jesus out of our lives as we prepare to celebrate his birthday. I'm excited about every good thing happening these days at Church Requel. Let's remember to keep the main thing the main thing - it's really all about Jesus! Continue reading
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In this audio version of Sunday's sermon, I share 5 key recommendations for how to raise kids. Along the way I share lots of personal stories from my own parenting adventures. Continue reading
This morning I shared 5 key recommendations for how to raise kids. Along the way I shared lots of personal stories from my own parenting adventures with Jennifer, Jonathan, Jessica and Jillian. Continue reading
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This past week I celebrated with Pastor Paul Lintern his move into his "chome" (church + home) two years ago this week. Can you believe it's been two years? Wow! That means that this coming Christmas Eve, it will be two years since Church Requel moved to the Point of Grace. What an adventure! Continue reading
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The Bible teaches that husbands should love their wives as Christ loves the church. How exactly can men do this? In this audio version of this morning's sermon, I teache about marriage from Ephesians 5 with lots of examples and helpful suggestions for today’s men. Continue reading
The Bible teaches that husbands should love their wives as Christ loves the church. How exactly can men do this? This morning I taught about marriage from Ephesians 5 with lots of examples and helpful suggestions for today’s men. Continue reading
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Sheri is baking 3 hams. I hear through the grapevine that Cindy is baking turkey breasts. Families should bring two dishes of any kind. Single folks bring one dish. I've been asked if you have to cook it yourself. No! Pick up something from the store. Continue reading
Submission is a two-way street between husbands and wives. In this first of two parts, we focus our attention on wives from Ephesians 5:21-24. Mary Kay Pierce joins me to describe the 4 ways wives support their husbands. Continue reading
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Submission is a two-way street between husbands and wives. In this first of two parts, we focus our attention on wives from Ephesians 5:21-24. Mary Kay Pierce joins Pastor Mark to describe the 4 ways wives submit to their husbands. Continue reading
Kaitlynn prayed to Christ asking Him to forgive her of her sins and promising to the best of her ability to follow Jesus for the rest of her life. Yesterday she gave public witness to this decision by being baptized. Here is her 3-minute baptism video. Continue reading
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Last Sunday at the close of the worship service, Kaitlynn asked me if she could be saved. (Is there any better question for a pastor to be asked?) We talked and then prayed the sinner's prayer together - the first time every for Kaitlynn. Continue reading
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Does BFF stand for Best Friend Forever or Baloney From a Fool? In this audio from Sunday's sermon I share 6 traits to look for in a friend. "Friend or Fool" uses Ephesians 5:15-20 for a Biblical text. Follow along... Continue reading
Does BFF stand for Best Friend Forever or Baloney From a Fool? In this video of Sunday's sermon, I share 6 traits to look for in a friend. "Friend or Fool" uses Ephesians 5:15-20 for a Biblical text. Continue reading
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Tamira will be the first to tell you that her team was amazing. They met regularly, relentlessly asked for sponsors and gifts, and gave of their own time and resources. Continue reading