Posts from December 2016

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Preparing for Worship 12.18.16

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Preparing For Worship Leading up to Sunday, December 18 Scripture Passage 1 Corinthians 12:1-11 Reflection Our passage this week teaches of how all spiritual gifts come from and are empowered by one source, the triune God. Only in the power of the Holy Spirit are we able to proclaim that “Jesus is Lord,” which is […]

Preparing for Worship 12.11.16

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Preparing For Worship Leading up to Sunday, December 11 Scripture Passage 1 Corinthians 11:17-34 Reflection Paul challenges the Corinthian church about how they are treating one another in a discussion focused around the Lord’s Supper. With a stern rebuke and highlight of their selfishness, Paul exhorts the church to “wait on one another.” (1 Cor. […]

Preparing for Worship 12.4.16

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Preparing For Worship Leading up to Sunday, December 4 Scripture Passage 1 Corinthians 11: 2-16 Reflection As we commit to preaching through all of Scripture, even its most difficult to comprehend or apply sections, let us draw near to the heart of God, seeing the fullness and beauty of His design, that both men and […]