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March 2019

Lent Devotional | Sabbath

March 24, 2019

QUESTIONS FOR REFLECTION + GROUP DISCUSSION LOOKING BACK: Confession • What was it like for you to confess your sins to another person? To receive forgiveness? • Which of your sins hurts those closest to you? How might you work […]

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Lent Devotional | Day 16

March 23, 2019

“When I urge you to go to confession, I am urging you to be a Christian.” – Martin Luther, The Larger Catechism Richard Foster describes a period early in his life when he longed to be more effective in ministry. […]

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Lent Devotional | Day 15

March 22, 2019

Therefore, confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective. (James 5:16) One of the most terrifying things any of us could […]

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Lent Devotional | Day 14

March 21, 2019

Therefore, if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother or sister has something against you, leave your gift there in front of the altar. First go and be reconciled to them; then come […]

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Lent Devotional | Day 13

March 20, 2019

Most liturgical Church traditions include a time in the worship service when God’s people confess their sins together. The practice of corporate confession invites us to hold up the words others have written as a mirror by which we reflect […]

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Wholeness + Healing

March 19, 2019

Service of Prayer for Wholeness + Healing  |  March 31  |  5:00 – 6:00 P.M.  |  Grace Chapel Healing was central to the ministry of Jesus. It was a sign of God’s kingdom, bringing renewal and wholeness of life to […]

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Lent Devotional | Day 12

“Confession is a difficult Discipline for us because we all too often view the believing community as a fellowship of saints before we see it as a fellowship of sinners.” – Richard Foster, Celebration of Discipline As the Quaker pastor […]

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This Week in Ministry | March 18 – 24

March 18, 2019

Highlights, week of March 18 – 24, 2019   Preschool Registration – Monday – Wednesday, 7:30 a.m. in Dierenfield Hall C Asperger’s Support Group – Monday, 7:00 p.m. in Dierenfield Hall C Cope Support Group – Tuesday, 3:00 p.m. in […]

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Lent Devotional | Day 11

If we refuse to admit that we are sinners, then we live in a world of illusion and truth becomes a stranger to us. But if we freely admit that we have sinned, we find God utterly reliable and straightforward—he […]

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Lent Devotional | Sabbath

March 17, 2019

QUESTIONS FOR REFLECTION + GROUP DISCUSSION LOOKING BACK: Solitude + Silence • How did God meet you in the times of silence and solitude you observed this week? • What adjustments did you make this week to create space to […]

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