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You Are Not a Failure

Sometimes we find ourselves feeling like we are somehow failing God as we look at the good fruit others are bearing around us. We see their blessings and we even forget the ones God has given to us personally. 245 more words

Encouragement

Psalm 80 - The Truth of the Vine

There is a great lament in Psalm 80 that the Lord has left Israel for dead at the hands of their neighbours.  ‘Restore us,’ Asaph cries out, that God will shine his face on them and save them.  440 more words

Marc Kinna

EveryJuan

We are invited into God’s mission of reconciling His people back to Him through Jesus Christ. This invitation is for those who want to experience His presence and love even more. 289 more words

Sermon Notes And Resources

What does it mean to bear fruit?

Read | Matthew 13:23

The concept of bearing fruit is used often in Scripture. In the Gospels, Jesus told the story of a sower who went out to sow seed. 231 more words

Christianity

When vintage time draws near

Commentary. This parable begins much like Isaiah 5:1-2 (the reading from the OT accompanying our gospel). It is the third parable in Matthew with a vineyard setting (20:1-16, the workers in the vineyard; 21:28-32, the two sons). 965 more words

Scripture

Work Hard With An Eternal Confidence

Colossians 1:21-23

And you, who once were alienated and hostile in mind, doing evil deeds, he has now reconciled in his body of flesh by his death, in order to present you holy and blameless and above reproach before him, if indeed you continue in the faith, stable and steadfast, not shifting from the hope of the gospel that you heard, which has been proclaimed in all creation under heaven, and of which I, Paul, became a minister. 810 more words

Jesus Christ

- Growing in God’s Eternal Word –

Psalm 119:103, “How sweet are Your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth”

James 1:22, “But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves” 529 more words

Devotionals