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Author: Craig Langemeier

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Craig Langemeier

Chief Ministry Officer

Craig "Dutch" Langemeier is the Chief Ministry Officer, over-seeing the various programs Pine Cove uses to fulfill it's mission to be used by God to transform the lives of people for His purposes and His glory. Married to Carrie, Craig is the father of five and enjoys hunting and running.

The 3 P’s of Bible Study

by Craig LangemeierPosted Sep 8, 2020

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The discipline I most hope to pass on to my kids, the one that has changed my life more than anything else is… Before I explain, let me tell you about a place called Qumran in Israel. Qumran is where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found in 1947. Arguably the greatest archeological discovery of all […]

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Burnt Bacon and the Love of God

by Craig LangemeierPosted Apr 16, 2019


A few weeks ago my youngest son grabbed my phone and captured this picture as the morning sun was shining through our front door window. It was one of those beautiful bright mornings, and the shining sun seemed like it was bursting into our home. We stopped to soak it in and to appreciate the […]

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Pray. Read. Ask.

by Craig LangemeierPosted Dec 20, 2018


In the summer we introduce our staff to a simple method of Bible study: Pray, Read, Ask. It’s not fancy or complicated and can be used as an individual or as a group. Here are the steps and some Bible reading plan options. Pray Pray that God will open our eyes to His truth and […]

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Easter Reflections

by Craig LangemeierPosted Mar 27, 2018


Do you ever get confused reading Scripture? Do you find yourself wondering why God put certain verses in the Bible?  During this time when we remember and celebrate Easter, I have been reading through the story of the crucifixion of Jesus. In the midst of that story there is a verse that has confused me […]

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Advent Resources from Dutch

by Craig LangemeierPosted Nov 28, 2017


I love Christmas.  All the holidays are fun to celebrate, but I really get excited about Christmas. I love the lights and decorations, the music, the time with family, and fires in the fireplace (even if you have to turn down the air conditioning just to make it feel like you need a fire). But […]

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One of Those Moments

by Craig LangemeierPosted Apr 13, 2017

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I hope I don’t get in trouble. During a Bible study today I quit reading my Bible, quit paying attention, and did something I normally would never do: I pulled out my phone and snapped a picture when I should have been dialed in. It was a powerful moment. It was a moment I wanted […]

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