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The New Temple

This weekend at Eastbrook Church I continued the series, “Crossroads,” which corresponds with our Lenten journey to the Cross.  This second message is entitled “The New Temple” and looks at Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem and the cleansing of the Temple in… 162 more words


I Belong to Jesus

In the third chapter of his first letter to the Christians at Corinth, Paul concludes the same way he began; we are not to identify ourselves as followers of a man, even a Christian teacher. 260 more words

1 Corinthians 3

Where God Lives

In his letter to the church at Corinth, Paul had told them they were the building of God. Paul had introduced them to Jesus Christ, thereby laying the only true foundation. 247 more words

1 Corinthians 3

Jesus Is the Only Foundation

In much the same way as Jesus Himself used parables in His teachings, Paul used metaphors in his letters to the early church. Christians, he had said, are God’s field; God’s servants have planted the seed and watered the crop, but the actual growth and yield are the work of God. 224 more words

1 Corinthians 3

Only God Gives Life

Paul took the church at Corinth to task for their divided loyalties, proof, he said that they were still living worldly lives, quarrelling with each other, jealous of one another. 350 more words

1 Corinthians 3

Holy? Perfect? Complete Wholeness


All of our texts this week had a common theme that isn’t at first evident.

We begin with Leviticus 19. We don’t like Leviticus. We struggle to work with it as it is THE legal code and our passage was from the Holiness Code. 676 more words

Sermon Summaries

Spring Cleaning the Temple (1 Cor 3:10-23, Lev 19:1-2,9-18)

With all this warm weather we’ve been having it’s time for that annual ritual known as spring cleaning. It’s time to get outside and work in the yard, clearing brush and winter debris, so that spring flowers have room to grow. 2,027 more words