Matthew 5:1-12 Reassemble the Saints
Today we remember those who have died this year, members, non-members, who have been spiritual role models for our faith, and for our world..
1 John 5:1-6 Water and the Blood
Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has been born of God, and everyone who loves the parent loves the child. By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and obey his commandments. For the love of God is this, that we obey his commandments. And his commandments are…
1 John 4:7-21 Love because we’re loved.
We all know fear at different parts of our lives: new environments, as we grieve lost relations, when we cannot control a given situation, etc. When we meet people in moments of their fear, we have the very best opportunities to connect people with God.
John 2:13-22 1 Corinthians 1:18-25 Signs and Fools
The Passover of the Jews was near, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. In the temple he found people selling cattle, sheep, and doves, and the money changers seated at their tables. Making a whip of cords, he drove all of them out of the temple, both the sheep and the cattle. He also poured…
2-Corinthians 4:1-9 (3-6) Shine the Light of Christ
Therefore, since it is by God’s mercy that we are engaged in this ministry, we do not lose heart. We have renounced the shameful things that one hides; we refuse to practice cunning or to falsify God’s word; but by the open statement of the truth we commend ourselves to the conscience of everyone in…
Acts 19:1-7 People of the Spirit
Paul is teaching that Baptism is the vehicle and not the destination. Build the relationship with one another.
Starting our conversation on Faith Sharing (Bible verses from NRSV)
Matthew 11:28 “Come to me, all you that are weary and are carrying heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30 For my yoke is easy, and my…
Romans 13:5-14 Faith Sharing: Love and Time
Faith Sharing: Early in our journey toward sharing the gift of our faith, we need to address the WHY question. Why share our faith. Over the next few weeks, we will explore some basic reason WHY we share our faith.
Trust the Old Story for New Life
Simple small stories are instruction and building blocks of Gods kingdom living with us. Tell the old stories a fresh
Matthew 10:24-39 Acknowledge Jesus Daily
Everyone therefore who acknowledges me before others, I also will acknowledge before my Father in heaven; but whoever denies me before others, I also will deny before my Father in heaven.