At the very beginning of John`s Gospel we hear how John the Baptist encourages two of his followers to leave him and go after Jesus. Jesus sees them coming towards him and he asks “What are you looking for?” They`re a bit tongue-tied and they reply, “Rabbi, where are you staying?” Jesus says “Come and see”. 1,426 more words
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In our Gospel reading this morning we heard Jesus offer another of his parables. (Matthew 13) Today he`s told us about the wheat and the weeds but right from the start I`d like you to notice, that his purpose is to describe or get us to engage with what he calls `the Kingdom`- the reign of God. 1,767 more words
No need to choose between church and the game. Enjoy the World Cup finals onscreen in the parlor with your Immanuel friends and family immediately following services this Sunday!