Advent 2 – The Obscure Town

12/09 – the Obscure Town The second candle represents LOVE and is called “Bethlehem’s Candle.” Bethlehem is also mentioned in the book of Judges, is the main setting in the book of Ruth, and according to the book[…]

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Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks 1 Thessalonians 5:18  give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Pilgrims (40) and Mayflower Landed in Dec 1620     Try at communal life left very[…]

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13 – Generosity is NOW

Generosity Is NOW – Faith lived out / simple deeds, not just words, action ideas examples. – homeless bags to pass out – Christmas Child boxes – learn someone’s name Simple actions can lead to[…]

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11 – Generosity is JOY-FULL

10/28 Generosity is JOYFUL What’s your outlook today? Illustration – YouTube videos Rainy days and Mondays…. Old Church Chior Post -vacation let down? Why? Cause? 2 kinds of days – about choices we make on[…]

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09 Generosity is LIFE CHANGING

Is LIFE CHANGING – Generous Giving .org video Illustration : Peter and Deb Ochs   ELISHA (pursuit of double blessing/devotion) 2 Kings 2:1-14 Vs JONAH  (pursuit of judgement) Jonah 1:1-3, 3:1-7, 10 4:1-3 4:5-11  […]

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07 Generosity is NEEDED

Video Illustration GG – Branden and Ashley Stathes Images remind us of cultural divide: Black/ white fountain pic in 1960’s MLK – cross burned in yard BACKGROUND – CULTURAL DIVIDE – Jewish / Gentile church[…]

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