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Easter

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His great mercy has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to obtain an inheritance which is imperishable and undefiled and will not fade away, reserved in heaven for … Continue reading

Christmas Promise

Christmas is the celebration of the keeping of a promise. The promise that God would someday erase the sin of the world in a single day. The promise that He would someday walk with us, that we might be His people and He our God. ~Michael Card<

God loves you & God likes you

This morning we talked about loving someone versus liking someone. What is the difference between the two? One is unconditional. One involves your desire to spend time together. Many other ideas. What does Scripture say about this idea? We looked at the story of the Prodigal Son in Luke 15 and this verse: Zephaniah 3:17 … Continue reading

Where’s Waldo?

Where’s Waldo?

Today is Pentecost Sunday.  This is an special day on the religious calendars.  The Jews celebrated Pentecost to remember and celebrate the giving of the Law on Sinai.  The Christians celebrate Pentecost, which occurs 50 days after Easter, and remember the descent of the Holy Spirit. Peter’s sermon – many are baptized as be leviers in … Continue reading

Essay 2: The Gospel in Human Contexts

Hiebert’s essay began very slow for me and it took a couple pages to get close to his train of thought.  As I have a heart for missions work abroad, I think I have developed a joy of studying other cultures and learning how to live, as a Christian, within them.  The interesting thing to … Continue reading