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Sunday School – Deuteronomy 6

“Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. These commandments that I give you today are to be upon your hearts. Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at … Read more

More Like Tabitha – Acts 9

There are many examples of what it means to be a disciple of Jesus in the Scriptures. If I asked you to name people in Scripture who have inspired you as a disciple of Jesus you might say John, Peter or even Paul, but how many would answer Tabitha? Sometimes when discussing what it means … Read more

Disciples Sharing Stories – Acts 14

In the end of Acts 14, Paul and Barnabas return from their missionary journey and arrive back at their sending church in Antioch. Scripture tells us that “on arriving there, they gathered the church together and reported all that God had done through them and how he had opened the door of faith to the … Read more

I’m Pressing On – Philippians 2

In Philippians 2:12-16 Paul encourages the church in Philippi to forget what is behind and press on toward the goal. Throughout my life these verses have been an inspiration and a reminder to me that I am not stumbling around in this life, but am called to press on. When life gets tough, I press … Read more

Staring into the Sky – Acts 1

In Acts 1 we find the account of Christ’s ascension into heaven.  After giving many convincing proofs and speaking to them about the kingdom of God, the time had come for the Son to return to the Father.  Before he ascends, he commissions them by saying, “You will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; … Read more