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Unity (Philippians 2:1-4)

Philippians 2:1-4 (ESV) 2 So if there is any encouragement in Christ, any comfort from love, any participation in the Spirit, any affection and sympathy, 2 complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind. 3 Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than …

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Ephesians 2:4-10

Ephesians 2:4-10 (ESV) 4 But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, 5 even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ—by grace you have been saved— 6 and raised us up with him and seated us with him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus, 7 so that in the …

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All We Need is Love (Philippians 1:9-11)

Philippians 1:9-11 (ESV) 9 And it is my prayer that your love may abound more and more, with knowledge and all discernment, 10 so that you may approve what is excellent, and so be pure and blameless for the day of Christ, 11 filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God. What are …

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Ephesians 1:15-19

Paul is thankful to God for opening the eyes of the hearts of the Ephesians and granting to them faith, which is demonstrated in their love for the brethren.  Paul talks about the hope we have in Christ.  This hope is not wishful thinking but a certainty built upon the surety of God’s character. Ephesians 1:15019 (ESV) 15 For this reason, …

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The Rules of Engagement (Exodus 20:1-21)

Exodus 20:1-21 (ESV) 1 And God spoke all these words, saying, 2 “I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery. 3 “You shall have no other gods before me. 4 “You shall not make for yourself a carved image, or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or …

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Celebrating the Sea, the Cross and the View from the Pit of Despair (Psalm 77)

Psalm 77 (ESV) To the choirmaster: according to Jeduthun. A Psalm of Asaph. 1  I cry aloud to God, aloud to God, and he will hear me. 2  In the day of my trouble I seek the Lord; in the night my hand is stretched out without wearying; my soul refuses to be comforted. 3  When I remember God, I …

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Celebrating the Gift of Awe (Psalm 145)

Psalm 145 (ESV) A Song of Praise. Of David. 1  I will extol you, my God and King, and bless your name forever and ever. 2  Every day I will bless you and praise your name forever and ever. 3  Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised, and his greatness is unsearchable. 4  One generation shall commend your …

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Celebrating Revival and Propitiation (Psalm 85)

Psalm 85 TO THE CHOIRMASTER. A PSALM OF THE SONS OF KORAH. 1     LORD, you were favorable to your land; you restored the fortunes of Jacob. 2     You forgave the iniquity of your people; you covered all their sin. Selah 3     You withdrew all your wrath; you turned from your hot anger. 4     Restore us again, O God of our salvation, and …

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The “This-Not-That’s” of Community (Eph 4)

Ephesians 4 4 I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, 2 with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, 3 eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. 4 There is one body and one Spirit—just as …

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A Community Project

Philippians 2:1-18 A Community Project, part 2 The Swiss-Army Knife of Community   1 So if there is any encouragement in Christ, any comfort from love, any participation in the Spirit, any affection and sympathy, 2 complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind. 3 Do nothing …

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