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Gospel Motivation for Gospel Living

What should be our motivation to live for God? In Colossians 1:3-14 Paul provides a model.

Paul’s Model is the Gospel

Looking at this section, you should notice that Paul mentions the gospel right after he talks about the Corinthians faith and love.  445 more words


Relationships: Approaching God

Each month, I’ll be writing out an entry that’s targeted at our small groups ministry at Jubilee Presbyterian Church. As we’re looking at “Relationships” for the upcoming six months, that’ll be the focus of these monthly blog entries. 7,042 more words

Proclaiming the Gospel to Ourselves in Corporate Worship

One of our main purposes of gathering corporately for worship is to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ. We aspire to do this throughout our whole worship service by cultivating in all who gather three things: 223 more words

Devotional Thoughts

Guard The Gospel

1 Timothy 1:3-11

As I urged you when I was going to Macedonia, remain at Ephesus so that you may charge certain persons not to teach any different doctrine, nor to devote themselves to myths and endless genealogies, which promote speculations rather than the stewardship from God that is by faith. 485 more words

Christian Living

The Beatitudes: Promises Received & Experienced in Christ

Last week, Jesus kicked off his ministry in Matthew 4, and in Matthew 5 we find his most famous teaching: the Sermon on the Mount. We’ll be checking out the promises of blessing that Jesus gives in the first section of that sermon. 583 more words

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Make a Difference

Below is the transcript of my opening keynote address at my church’s recent Engage event – the theme of the event was “Make a Difference”. My lesson was from 2 Cor. 2,534 more words

Christian Life

The Gospel Cycle that Kills Sin

As a child, and even as a young adult, I spent most of my time in the city. The city has its advantages, but stargazing is not one of them. 515 more words