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Getting Personal

1 John 5:13 Concluding Affirmations 13 I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God so that you may know that you have eternal life. Dear Friends in Christ, I came across a story recently that some of you here today, unfortunately, might be able to relate to, especially…

Popping the Bubble

Deuteronomy 26:5 5 Then you shall declare before the Lord your God: “My father was a wandering Aramean, and he went down into Egypt with a few people and lived there and became a great nation, powerful and numerous.             {Prayer} Living inside of a bubble is not very hard thing to do.  Now what exactly do I mean by that?  Well,…

I Am …

John 1:12 12 Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God—             {Prayer} When looking at that title up there on the screen … “I Am …”, what are some thoughts which come to mind?  Go ahead and say them out loud. Jesus…

It’s Time for Action!

Psalm 119:97-103 97 Oh, how I love your law! I meditate on it all day long. 98 Your commands are always with me and make me wiser than my enemies. 99 I have more insight than all my teachers, for I meditate on your statutes. 100 I have more understanding than the elders, for I obey your precepts. 101 I have kept…

You Want Me?

Isaiah 6:1-8 Isaiah’s Commission 6 In the year that King Uzziah died, I saw the Lord, high and exalted,seated on a throne; and the train of his robe filled the temple. 2 Above him were seraphim, each with six wings: With two wings they covered their faces, with two they covered their feet, and with two they were flying. 3 And they were calling to one another:…

Recovery 101

Romans 1:16 16 For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile. Dear Friends in Christ, I’m going to put a picture on the screens right now and I want you to see if you can identify what…

We Are All in This Together

1 Corinthians 12:26-27 26 If one part suffers, every part suffers with it; if one part is honored, every part rejoices with it. 27 Now you are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it.             {Prayer} As my family and I were outside enjoying the snow a couple of weekends ago,…

From Age to Age the Same

Isaiah 46:1-4 Gods of Babylon 46 Bel bows down, Nebo stoops low;     their idols are borne by beasts of burden. The images that are carried about are burdensome,     a burden for the weary. 2 They stoop and bow down together;     unable to rescue the burden,     they themselves go off into captivity. 3 “Listen to me, you descendants of Jacob,     all the remnant of…

Lost and Found

2 Chronicles 34:14-15 The Book of the Law Found 14 While they were bringing out the money that had been taken into the temple of the Lord, Hilkiah the priest found the Book of the Law of the Lord that had been given through Moses. 15 Hilkiah said to Shaphan the secretary, “I have found the Book of the Law in the…

Always Be Prepared to Give an Answer

1 Peter 3:15 15 But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect, Dear Friends in Christ, Turn to the classified section of any newspaper and you never quite…