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Word and Prayer

Isaiah 55:6-11 English Standard Version (ESV) 6 “Seek the Lord while he may be found;     call upon him while he is near; 7 let the wicked forsake his way,     and the unrighteous man his thoughts; let him return to the Lord, that he may have compassion on him,     and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon. 8 For…

Prayer Meetings

Romans 8:18-28 English Standard Version (ESV) Future Glory 18 For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is to be revealed to us. 19 For the creation waits with eager longing for the revealing of the sons of God. 20 For the creation was subjected to futility, not willingly,…

Discipleship: Bearing Fruit

John 15:1-11 (ESV) I Am the True Vine 15 “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. 2 Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit. 3 Already you are clean because of the word that I…

Advent 2015 Message 1 – Waiting with Isaiah

Isaiah 64:1-9    English Standard Version (ESV) 64  Oh that you would rend the heavens and come down,     that the mountains might quake at your presence— 2  as when fire kindles brushwood     and the fire causes water to boil— to make your name known to your adversaries,     and that the nations might tremble at your…

Prayer and the Persistent Widow

Luke 18:1-8   English Standard Version (ESV) The Parable of the Persistent Widow 18 And he told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart. 2 He said, “In a certain city there was a judge who neither feared God nor respected man. 3 And there was…

Who is Hannah?

1 Samuel 1:1-20  New International Version (NIV) The Birth of Samuel 1 There was a certain man from Ramathaim, a Zuphite[a] from the hill country of Ephraim, whose name was Elkanah son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephraimite. 2 He had two wives; one was…

Our Non-Burdensome Savior

1 John 5:1-5  New International Version Faith in the Incarnate Son of God 5 Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and everyone who loves the father loves his child as well. 2 This is how we know that we love the children of God: by loving God and carrying…

Faithful in Prayer

Luke 18:1-8English Standard Version (ESV) The Parable of the Persistent Widow 18 And he told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart. 2 He said, “In a certain city there was a judge who neither feared God nor respected man. 3 And there was a widow in that city who kept coming to him and…