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Experiencing Power

My aim is to know him, to experience the power of his resurrection, to share in his sufferings, and to be like him in his death, and so, somehow, to attain to the resurrection from the dead. 317 more words

Bible

Proven Character

The following is a snippet from a sermon I preached on Philippians 2:19-30.

Employers especially know that personal character takes time to evaluate. Anyone can show up to an interview in a new suit and use cordial language to impress the interviewer. 560 more words

'The secret to being content' - Evangelical Alliance

Cameron’s Cabinet reshuffle has been all over the news this week. This one has been dominated by the exchange of the ‘white middle-aged men’ in favour of a new generation of female Tory MPs. 245 more words

Evangelical Alliance UK

Philippians 2:5-6 - “ Something to be Grasped...”

It is hard to over-estimate the theological importance of Phil 2:5-11. Paul’s original intention may not have been to create a theological statement when he described Jesus as the “form of God.” Even though this passage is foundation for a correct understanding of Jesus, Paul assumes the church agrees with his theological statements about Jesus. 639 more words

Paul

The Goal of Every Believer

My aim is to know him, to experience the power of his resurrection, to share in his sufferings, and to be like him in his death, and so, somehow, to attain to the resurrection from the dead. 414 more words

Bible

Challenge: Get Busy Unpacking!

Last week we helped our kids move into their new house in Buford, Georgia. Moving is a chore we are familiar with. Brian and I moved ten times during the first 17 years of our marriage. 542 more words

Spiritual Walk

Not Just Happy

Finally, my brethren, rejoice in the Lord.  Philippians 3:1a

We may not always be happy, but as Christians we can always have joy. Pastor Chanc Strickland continues our study in Philippians with a message titled ‘Not Just Happy’ taken from Philippians 3:1-3.

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Harpeth Baptist Church