No Excuses

by Sep 4, 2016No Excuses, Sermon

In all likelihood, you’ve made excuses. Maybe lots of them. Some excuses are elaborate and convincing while others seem absurd and laughable. There’s a good chance you’ve even thrown a few excuses toward God. But like any shrewd parent, God isn’t duped by the excuses we use to keep Him at a distance. His loving plan for all of humanity is meant to dismantle any excuse we might use to alienate ourselves from Him.


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