Go Ahead Gorge Yourself

This couple in their mid-thirties invited me to dine with them recently. He is a self-trained chef. The meal was awesome: pork tenderloin baked with Dijon mustard, apples, and onions wrapped in bacon. Fresh veggies baked together to just the right: bell pepper, onion, garlic, asparagus, and broccoli. Then there were the garlic-butter biscuits. Scrumptious!

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Jumping Off the Empire State Building

I don’t believe in gravity. If I say this, does that make it true? Does it nullify the law of gravity? Suppose I jump off the Empire State Building. On the way down, all is going well. There’s a great view and a cool breeze. See there, I don’t believe in gravity and life is good. About 50 floors down, someone sticks her head out a window and asks, “How’s it going?” I answer, “Great so far!”

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The Busted Play and Dreaded Fumble

During the recent football season, television producers repeatedly showed coaches calling in a play to the quarterback. The quarterback calls the play in the huddle and the eleven men line up for the snap. Someone goes left instead of right. The ball spurts out and hits the ground. It’s a coach’s nightmare. The other team gets the ball. Turnovers often predict who wins and loses the game.

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We offer traditional and contemporary services along with bible classes and ministries. Attending a service is the best way to get to know us!

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Activities at Balboa

We invite you to participate in one or more of our many activities and events as a way to connect, socialize and experience the Balboa Baptist community firsthand.

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If you have a concern or would like to ask for someone to be lifted up in prayer fill out our short form and we will add them to our list.

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