While many Jesus followers love the picture of Jesus flipping over tables (he did this twice by the way, marking the beginning and the ending of his ministry) and forming a whip out of chords, driving out livestock and merchants out of the Court of the Gentiles due to the zealousness of a house dedicated to his Father, every other action was GENTLE. I want us to notice one area that Jesus was gentle where we might not react or judge the situation the same way. Would you be gentle?
Starting out another busy week with coffee at Linda Lou’s!
Conditional LoveJohn 3:18-19; 35-36, Matthew 6:14-15, Proverbs 6:16-20 and 1 John 4:16-18 Yes, God’s love is unconditional towards us! The way all of humankind has learned to love is different. Therefore, our understanding of love is broken. Because of this, God establishes conditions to recognize if it is His love in us or our own … [Read more…]
THIS WEEK’S OPPORTUNITIES SUNDAY: 9:30 a.m. — Sunday School for all ages 10:45 a.m. — Morning Worship Service MONDAY: 9:00 a.m. — Coffee at Linda Lou’s TUESDAY: 12:00 p.m. — FOCS Backpacking 1:30 p.m. — CWC Monthly Meeting in Towers Hall WEDNESDAY: 6:00 p.m. — Bible Study in the Chapel — A Gentle Answer-our “Secret … [Read more…]
Your Faith is in God, Not People
THIS WEEK’S OPPORTUNITIESSUNDAY: 9:30 a.m. — Sunday School for all ages 10:45 a.m. — Rededication of Sanctuary— a time of praise and prayer as we rededicate the sanctuary after the installation of the new carpet and new chairs. Noon — Special-called business meeting— to discuss rain gutters and downspouts for the sanctuary and over … [Read more…]
Unfaithfulness (Part One) — Malachi 2:13-3:5 NIV Malachi is the last book of the Old Testament. Often, we quickly read through it. Most of us only know anything of Malachi because of numerous sermons on tithing. Even the message on tithing may have been taken out of context and usually you only hear sermons on … [Read more…]
THIS WEEK’S OPPORTUNITIES SUNDAY: 9:30 a.m. — Sunday School for all ages 10:45 a.m. — Morning Worship Service MONDAY: 10:00 a.m. — Coordinating Team Meeting room 4 downstairs (NOTE new day for this month) TUESDAY: 12:00 p.m. — NO FOCS Backpacking WEDNESDAY: 6:00 p.m. — Bible Study in the Chapel — A Gentle Answer-our “Secret … [Read more…]
Mary was standing outside the tomb crying, and as she wept, she stooped and looked in.
“Mary!” Jesus said. She turned to him and cried out, “Rabboni!” (which is Hebrew for “Teacher”).
For Christ the Lord is risen today! Hallelujah!!