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About dkoop

Lead Pastor of Upwards Church: Leander & Jarrell, TX

Philippians Introduction

Joy is the theme of the book of Philippians! Here’s the background and historical events surrounding this great New Testament book. AUTHOR:  Paul: apostle of Christ, courageous missionary, gifted teacher, articulate apologist, and Christian statesman. In approximately a.d. 46, the … Continue reading

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Joy Full Invitation

  Has life got you down?  Are you in a place you don’t want to be?  Join us and find joy in your troubled time.  Sitting in a dark Roman prison cell, Paul writes of hope and joy.  We’ll discover … Continue reading

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What do I do with my Anger towards God? – Jonah 4

Have you been angry lately?  I have.  Anger is a natural God given emotion.  It’s okay to be angry, what matters is what we do with our anger. In today’s passage Jonah was angry, but not at things or even … Continue reading

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What Does Repentance Look Like? – Jonah 3 – Part 2

Repentance is an important biblical word that we don’t talk about enough.  What does repentance look like?  We will see in this chapter. When we follow Jonah’s example and give people GOD’S word instead of our own. When we obediently … Continue reading

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