Tag Archives: Resurrection Sunday

A Word about Living Again

The story of the prodigal son—and his older brother—tells us of two ways that we can be dead while still living. And it points away to the One who was dead but is alive again, whom we celebrate on this … Continue reading

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This Weekend at First (4/13/17)

I hope you are doing well and enjoying this beautiful, cool Maundy Thursday. We have a big weekend in store. Here’s a look ahead to what our Lord has for us. Tonight at 6.30pm: The Messiah in the Passover Mitch … Continue reading

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This Weekend at First (3/11/16)

Here’s a look ahead to what is in store this weekend at First: Saturday at 5.30pm: Uptown Community Group Everyone is invited to an evening of fellowship and prayer, hosted by the Davidsons’ apartment. For directions and to RSVP, please … Continue reading

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The King and the City of Salvation

The two cities of Isaiah 24–27 defy specific identification. Indeed Isaiah intentionally left them generic to encapsulate the story of human history. For, he argues, there really are only two cities: the city of humanity and the city of God, … Continue reading

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Holy Week at First

We hope your meditations on our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ have nourished your soul this Holy Week. Many opportunities for fellowship and worship await. Holy Week—Bring a Friend! Many people go to church twice a year: Christmas and Easter. … Continue reading

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