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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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I'm really pumped about our Sunday morning together this weekend. Dr. John Byron, my New Testament professor at Ashland Theological Seminary, will be our special guest speaker. You are in for a treat! Continue reading
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The Lord's Prayer is not just a prayer to pray. It’s a template for life! In this model prayer we will learn 8 truths, which are the antidote to the 8 biggest emotional problems kids of all ages face today. Continue reading
Did you know that the Lord's Prayer is not just a prayer to pray? It’s a template for life! In this model prayer we will learn 8 truths, which are the antidote to the 8 biggest emotional problems kids of all ages face today. Continue reading
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Are you ready for THE SPRING OF CHURCH REQUEL? There are so many exciting things planned for our church over the next weeks. We're hoping for the best Spring ever!!! Want to join in the fun and excitement? Read on! Read all! Continue reading
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The job of raising kids today is tougher than ever. Sunday morning I taught moms and dads about the 4 main jobs of parenting. Continue reading
The job of raising kids today is tougher than ever. I taught moms and dads about the 4 main jobs of parenting. Continue reading
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Good Friday morning Church Requel! I don't know about you, but your pastor is still in the Easter after-glow! What a terrific weekend we all enjoyed together last week! I loved everything about our worship service. What a celebration! Lots... Continue reading
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For Church Requel's Easter morning, I talked about why belief in the resurrection is so important to our authentic Christian faith. Continue reading
For Church Requel's Easter morning, I talked about why belief in the resurrection is so important to our authentic Christian faith. Continue reading
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Requel is that special place between sequel (been there done that) and prequel (empty tomb? what are you talking about?) Requel is a retelling of THE story in a new and fresh way. Continue reading
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In this podcast I consider the story of Mary, Martha and Lazarus from John 11 to discover how our faith survives grief and disappointment. Continue reading
What do you do when you feel disappointed by Christ? Most Christ-followers experience a dark time of their soul when God does not respond the way we thought. Continue reading
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Depression is a real mental illness. It's not a character flaw. It is not a sign of spiritual failing. Depression is a serious mental health condition that requires understanding and treatment. Continue reading
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Like the John 8 woman caught in adultery, we stand before Jesus alone and accused. Jesus does not condemn the woman and, if we stand with Jesus, he will not condemn us either. Continue reading
Like the John 8 woman caught in adultery, we stand before Jesus alone and accused. Jesus does not condemn the woman and, if we stand with Jesus, he will not condemn us either. Continue reading
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What a great Sunday morning we have planned for this weekend. It's all Mandisa music! This is the brain child of Brandi Walker, who tells me she loves listening to Mandisa's upbeat and encouraging songs. Continue reading
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In this podcast I consider 6 responses from the man born blind to help us SEE how to respond to our own miracle today. Continue reading
This morning at Church Requel I considered 6 responses from the man born blind to help us SEE how to respond to our own miracle today. Continue reading
Love your humor Jenny!
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It's the first stapler Church Requel has purchased... EVER! I know it probably doesn't seem like a big deal to anyone else. To us, though, it means we are experiencing God's blessings. We can afford to supply our own office! Continue reading
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Super Bowl victors receive a ring. We receive a crown of life. Even more special, we make it possible for the men and women in our pews to also play in the game and receive their own crowns of life. What could be better? Continue reading
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In this week's podcast I consider Jesus' miracle of feeding the five thousand. Along the way we will discover 4 lessons about financial faith miracles. Continue reading
od wants to do the impossible through us just to remind us that everything is possible through him. In this morning's Church Requel talk, I considered Jesus' miracle of feeding the five thousand. We discovered 4 lessons about financial faith miracles. Continue reading
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We all such a good time together last night, laughing and singing. I hope Sunday morning you'll leave Church Requel with a song in your heart too. Continue reading
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If you want to walk on water, you have to get out of the boat! Continue reading