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Acts 6:1-7
We rejoice that Christ is preached.
Philippians 1:12-18
It is right to speak with boldness about the Risen Anointed One.
Acts 4:1-31
How to pray for those who serve alongside you
Philippians 1:1-30
Healings glorify Jesus the Messiah and call for a response of repentant listening from all nations.
Acts 3:1-26
No. Other. Name.
Acts 4:7-12
This is going to hurt...
Acts 1:12-26
Jesus came as Messiah not Miracle-Worker.
Mark 1:29-45
God's presence, perfection and protection.
Exodus 40:34-38
Why does the bible condemn slavery?
1 Thessalonians 1:8-10
Authority and Majesty
Psalms 93:1-5
Draft Sermon Prep
Exodus 24:1-11
...so that the fear of God will be with you to keep you from sinning.
Exodus 20:1-17
Prepare for the coming king by NOT tidying up
Mark 1:1-8
Obedience as worshipful response to redemption.
Exodus 20:1-17
Read, Preach, Teach
1 Timothy 4:11-16
Christians imitate the Lord and model the gospel.
1 Thessalonians 1:4-7
Look for gospel transformation in others - and then thank God for it.
1 Thessalonians 1:2-3
Jesus baptism, testing and preaching
Mark 1:9-15
Preparation for Jesus means repentance.
Mark 1:1-8
You are free from the law through Christ so you can serve God by bearing fruit by the Spirit.
Romans 7:1-6
Accept the apostles' words as God's word.
1 Thessalonians 2:13-16
Big Idea: Paul glorifies the God who has rescued us through Christ.
Galatians 1:1-5
Bracket vv24-30.
John 10:24-30
Bracket vv31-39.
John 10:31-39
Bracket.
John 10:14-18
Phrase vv22-42.
John 10:22-41
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Arcing Lesson 10 Assignment
James 1:2-4
The unexpected path to faith and fulfilment.
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Published October 21st, 2019
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James 1:2-4
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e Count it all joy, my brothers, 1
when you meet trials f of various kinds,
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for you know that g the testing of your faith h produces steadfastness.
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And let steadfastness have its full effect,
that you may be i perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
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To our surprise, God teaches that hard times are not a punishment but a blessing. We ought to be grateful to God for the 'trials' he sends us. Ehy? Because through them, He is bringing about our steadfastness and satisfaction. Steadfastness means increased faith. The more we trust God in hard times, the more we trust God wholeheartedly. Our satisfaction comes through realising that God is enough. Tough times revealed to us that Christ is of greater value to us than comfort.
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