Tag Archives: Mission

Lead Us Not into Temptation

Of all the lines in the Lord’s prayer, the one we address today is perhaps the easiest to pray but the hardest to understand. Jesus instructs us to ask, “Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil … Continue reading

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Forgive Us Our Debts

As a church we often talk about our calling as Christians to run into the brokenness with the help and hope of Jesus. We do this not because we want to be a hip congregation that is on the frontline … Continue reading

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This Weekend at First (1/2/15)

Happy New Year! Here’s a look ahead at what’s coming up for the first Sunday of 2015: Sunday School Resumes​ After a two-week break we look forward to restarting our Sunday school classes from our youngest congregants on up. The men will … Continue reading

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Mission: When We Scatter

How is Jesus at work in our day to ensure that some day there will be a host of redeemed people from every tribe, language, people, and nation? Through Christ’s command: “disciple the nations” (Matthew 28.18–20). Consider how our mission … Continue reading

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Preparation for Worship (10/18/14)

Scripture to meditate on: Revelation 5 Then I saw in the right hand of him who sat on the throne a scroll with writing on both sides and sealed with seven seals. 2 And I saw a mighty angel proclaiming in … Continue reading

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