Making Disciples

“And he left for Tarsus to look for Saul; and when he had found him, he brought him to Antioch. And for an entire year they met with the church and taught considerable numbers; and the disciples were first called Christians in Antioch.” (Acts 11:25–26, NASB95)


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Praising God And His Blessings And Presence

Praise the LORD, the God of our ancestors, who made the king want to beautify the Temple of the LORD in Jerusalem! And praise him for demonstrating such unfailing love to me by honoring me before the king, his council, and all his mighty nobles! I felt encouraged because the gracious hand of the LORD my God was on me. And I gathered some of the leaders of Israel to return with me to Jerusalem. Ezra 7:27-28

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An Alignment Adjustment

Corporate worship realigns our cognitive understanding of God. Who He is and what He has done for us. From Sunday to Sunday, life has a way of taking shots at our knowledge of God, and maybe only subconsciously, our perspective of God, His character, and His nature can get bumped off course. Corporate worship allows us to declare God’s character and qualities, and it reminds us of what God’s Word says. Corporate worship keeps before us the depth of God’s greatness.

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Authentic Faith

“… Now for several days he was with the disciples who were at Damascus, and immediately he began to proclaim Jesus in the synagogues, saying, “He is the Son of God.”” (Acts 9:19–20, NASB95)


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Returning to our Merciful, Present, Loving God

When you are in tribulation, and all these things come upon you in the latter days, you will return to the LORD your God and obey his voice. For the LORD your God is a merciful God. He will not leave you or destroy you or forget the covenant with your fathers that he swore to them. Deuteronomy 4:30-31

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