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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 talk about what it means to love God and love other people the way God intends. We are reminded that this is mission critical for us here at Church Requel. Continue reading
We talk about what it means to love God and love other people the way God intends. We are reminded that this is mission critical for us here at Church Requel. Continue reading
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Many of you signed a card thanking me for the Bible lessons I have been teaching you this summer. That card really meant a great deal to me. We know we are loved by you. I hope you know that the feeling is most mutual. Continue reading
No one has more reason to celebrate than Christ-followers. Think about it. You’ve been declared children of the Most High God. You’ve received eternal life from the Eternal Giver of Life. Continue reading
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No one has more reason to celebrate than Christ-followers. Think about it. You’ve been declared children of the Most High God. Continue reading
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Speaking of Sunday morning... WOW! Do we have something special for Y.O.U. We're calling Sunday's worship service, "Shaking The Champagne!" It should be quite the celebration. Who has more reason to celebrate than us? Continue reading
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If someone has access to a shopvac and the time, we could really use the help in getting the water removed from our recently renovated nursery. Continue reading
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In Luke 10:1-16 we find out what Jesus had to say to his disciples as he sent them out on a missions trip. Along the way we discover 9 guiding principles of ministry. Continue reading
In Luke 10:1-16 we find out what Jesus had to say to his disciples as he sent them out on a missions trip. Along the way we discover 9 guiding principles of ministry. Continue reading
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This Sunday and next Sunday, we are asking you to bring in some school supplies that we could give away to our Church Requel kiddos to help get their school year started off right! Continue reading
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We learn 4 lessons from Jesus’ frustrations in Luke 9:38-56. Then we discover 5 simple steps for handling our frustrations. Continue reading
If you find yourself frustrated, we have good news for you. Even Jesus was frustrated sometimes. Our take home message is that you don’t have to remain frustrated. Continue reading
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In the meantime, how should we love one another when we have so very different views about the direction our country should go? I recommend we listen without bias and speak with respect. Continue reading
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In this Church Requel sermon we talk about our mountaintop experiences and why we need them. Continue reading
We need mountaintop experiences in our Christian lives. Life is filled with the mundane, dipping often into disappointment. Every now and again we rise above ourselves and our circumstances to see the Kingdom of God. Continue reading
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I just love the photographic evidence of how much we've grown! God is so good! Sunday morning at Church Requel we will show a few more fun photos from last Sunday's picnic! Continue reading
Jesus tells us that there will be costs to us if we follow Him. This week we consider 3 more costs to follow Jesus found in Luke 9:57-62. Continue reading
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We consider 3 more costs to follow Jesus found in Luke 9:57-62. Continue reading
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It's Picnic weekend! Yay! At Church Requel we have a long history for this annual fun event! There is always plenty of food, games and a group photo. Continue reading
You are most welcome, Ben! - Mark
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Jesus also tells us that there will be costs to us if we follow Him. What are those costs? We consider 4 costs from Luke 9:18-27. Continue reading
Jesus tells us that there will be costs to us if we follow Him. What are those costs? We consider 4 costs from Luke 9:18-27. Continue reading
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Today, Church Requel, you act! Be the action of hope, encouragement and love in your world. Take one action today that allows Jesus' light to shine before others. In the process of acting out hope or encouragement or love, see if you don't also feel a little more hope, a little more encouraged and a little more love. Continue reading
Two of our most important liberties are found in the first amendment to our Constitution - our freedom of religion and our freedom of speech. Jesus told us how we should handle these freedoms. Continue reading
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Two of our most important liberties are found in the first amendment to our Constitution - our freedom of religion and our freedom of speech. Jesus told us how we should handle these freedoms for His kingdom. Continue reading