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Romans 12:2

This verse always reminds me not to focus on what others consider cool and to just be myself without trying to impress people. There are so many things that are popular at certain times and if you don’t partake in the trend then you are, to some people, looked down upon. 57 more words

Upcoming Events at Emmanuel Church--Weekly Update

Good morning friends and members of Emmanuel Church, 

This Sunday, August 31st is our weekly worship.  The message will be based on Romans 12:9-21 and contains some really tough teaching from the Apostle Paul.   286 more words

From The Pastor HCE

12th Sunday After Pentecost, August 31, 2014

Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost (Year A)

Scripture Readings*: Exodus 3:1-15, Psalm 105:1-6, 23-26, 45c, Romans 12:9-21 Matthew 16:21-28

Exodus 3:1-15

The burning bush was a picture of God (Deut. 518 more words

Year A

8 Characteristics of a Godly Decision Maker

God’s will is something that everybody wants to know. Where will I live when I grow up? Where will I work? Who will I marry? The list goes on and on. 1,137 more words


11th Sunday After Pentecost, August 24, 2014

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost (Year A)

Scripture Readings*: Exodus 1:8-2:10, Psalm 124, Romans 12:1-8, Matthew 16:13-20

Exodus 1:8-2:10

God’s providences may at times seem to thwart His promises that His peoples’ faith may be tried and His power the more magnified. 449 more words

Year A

Defiant Goodness

Part 2: Honoring Christ’s Gift of Freedom ~ Rev. Tabitha Ann Anderson

When I feel afraid or threatened, thoughts of compassion are the furthest thoughts from my mind; instead I want to gather up my comrades and do some damage. 1,579 more words

Creative Maladjustment

A turn of events

Lately I have been thinking up the title of my message before I write the message. I don’t always see the connection and it rather bothers me that the bulletin is done so far in advance of my message. 1,849 more words

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