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Charles Russell

Charles Russell is a minister from Daytona Beach, FL. & has been working directly with troubled youth as a counselor for 9 years. He has obtained a plethora of experience communicating the word of God to children and adults. With a strong zeal for study and mentoring, he is now walking into his true calling as a pastor and teacher. Charles has now learned how to efficaciously utilize his gifts of music, exegetical teaching, graphic design, public speaking, writing, and youth mentoring as platforms to herald the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Most importantly, he is a husband and father.

Learning to Pray God’s Will, Not Yours

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In today’s church community we often hear phrases like “Name it and claim it.” While these affirmations give us a sense of control and peace, we have to question if they are indeed biblical or nonsensical. Do we have the ability to speak things into existence at our will? We …

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Are We Over Complicating the Preaching of the Gospel?

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What can be added to perfection? Imagine taking a sharpie and attempting to enhance the famous painting of Mona Lisa. Your efforts would most likely deface such a wonderful painting more than improve it. The Gospel of Jesus Christ is complete and perfect, yet in our efforts to win souls …

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The Biblical Roles of Husband and Wife Model How Our Relationship with Christ Should Be

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It’s compelling how the unity between a husband and wife serves as a perfect model for how our relationship with Christ should be. Quite often in the scriptures we read about the church being called the bride and Jesus being called the bridegroom. Why would the Lord use marriage as …

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Why Striving to Please Man Inevitably Ends in Failure

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One of the great benefits of an all-you-can-eat buffet is that you can pick which foods you want. From the scriptures to the preachers, people want to pick what they’ll believe and overlook the rest. There are some who prefer fire and brimstone preaching and those who are attracted to …

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Obesity and the Sin of Gluttony in the Church

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The Church is supposed to be representative of the Lord Jesus Christ. Even in our flawed condition, we shine forth the light of Christ, hoping to pierce this world of darkness. We know that there ought to be great focus placed on spiritual manners, yet in this endeavor we often …

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Do You Truly Understand What Stepping out in Faith Is?

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When we say “I’m stepping out in faith,” do we really understand what that means? This is a statement that has been used by many but is often misunderstood. We make affirmations like these when we draw from scripture, but we often overlook what it means to walk by faith and …

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Why Self-Improvement Just Doesn’t Quite Do the Job

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“I don’t want to be the bearer of bad news…” This is a statement normally used by people when it comes to telling the truth about people. The minister has a similar burden of a doctor when it comes to delivering the harsh truth to someone about a terminal illness. …

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The Importance of Enduring Storms with Our Brothers and Sisters

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The enemy has gone to great lengths to distract us into dwelling on our problems rather than trusting God through the process. In times of peril, we often seclude ourselves and feel as if we are fighting alone. Ephesians 6:10-17 illustrates how the believer is in spiritual warfare. Similar to …

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Who and What Has Determined Your Worth?

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Do you question your worth? Does society, family, entertainment, and other sources determine how valuable you are? These biased sources only deceive you into believing that you have to conform to the ways of the world to have worth. “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto a merchant man, seeking …

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Can Others See God Living Through You?

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The Lord is the greatest example of a good investor. From the beginning of time, He has generously sown into the human race. He prepared a perfect environment for a perfect people and Satan did his due diligence in trying to corrupt God’s people. Man’s desire for abundance and his …

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