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  • Feb19Tue

    The Mustard Seed and the Corn of Wheat

    February 19, 2019

    Matthew 17:20
    He replied, "Because you have so little faith. Truly I tell you, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, 'Move from here to there,' and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you."

    This was Jesus’ response to the disciples asking Him why they couldn’t drive out the demon from a...

  • Feb11Mon

    The Practice of Sabbath Prayer Exercise

    February 11, 2019

    Read the following scriptures and highlight the lines that stand out to you about the Sabbath:

    Remember the Sabbath day by keeping it holy. Six days you shall labor and do all your work, but the seventh day is a Sabbath to the Lord your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant,...

  • Jan28Mon

    The Practice of the Table

    January 28, 2019

    THE TABLE

    All through the scriptures we have the image of the table. The place of transformation. The place where God sits with us and eats and drinks with us. The place where we sit with others and in relationship…in the knowing and in the being known…we are impacted and transformed.

    How often Jesus invited Himself to...

  • Jan21Mon

    Practicing the Way of Jesus - in Prayer

    January 21, 2019

    PRAYER

    On Sunday we looked at 3 main formats of prayer:

    Inward to with Jesus:              For the transformation we need

    Upward to with the Father:     For the intimacy that we need

    Outward to with the Spirit:     For the ministry that we need

    ...

  • Jan14Mon

    Week 2 - Generous Worship

    January 14, 2019

    The Practice of Generosity (the kind that is birthed out of worship)

    Luke 12: 13-21

    Someone in the crowd said to Him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.”

    But Jesus replied, “Man, who appointed Me judge or executor between you?” And He said to them, “Watch out! Guard...

  • Jan7Mon

    Series: Practicing the Ways of Jesus / Week 1 / The Word

    January 7, 2019 by Debbie Laginskie

    WEEK ONE: THE WORD

    How do we “practice” the Word?

    prac·tice praktÉ™s

    noun

    the actual application or use of an idea, belief, or method as opposed to theories about such application or use.

    "the principles and practice of teaching"

    repeated exercise in or performance of an activity or skill so as to acquire or maintain...

  • This is our last time around the nativity this year. I apologize for missing the posting some of the days. I hope you have found the material meaningful to engage with. We are open to improving for next year! So please give us some feedback.

    Our Jesus is still the Light of the world, still the light for us individually and a light for us as a...

  • Name of Christ for this day of Advent: Son of Man

    Gather around the nativity set, participate in the following ways:

    Someone read Daniel 7:13-14 and the following:

    Even though Jes us was God’s Son with all His heavenly qualities, He was also the Son of Man – human. Jesus understood Daniel’s prophecy about someone...

  • Dec20Thu

    Advent-Knowing Him by Name-Dec 20-REDEEMER

    December 20, 2018

    Name of Christ for this day of Advent: Redeemer

    Gather around the nativity set, participate in the following ways:

    Someone read Job 19:25 and the following:

    The term “redeemer” describes someone who has paid the price to buy someone else’s freedom. This is what Jesus did. Because of sin, we became prisoners to our evil desires...

  • Name of Christ for this day of Advent: Son of God

    Gather around the nativity set, participate in the following ways:

    Someone read Luke 1:35 and the following:

    The first time Jesus was referred to as the Son of God was through the prophecy of the angel, Gabriel, when He appeared to Mary. God sent Gabriel to tell Mary that the father of her baby...