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VerseD: Psalm 147:3

He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.

Psalm 147:3, ESV

This world causes us so much pain and misery, but our God can comfort and heal us, ultimately healing our souls and granting us glorified bodies in eternity. Let us worship such a powerful, compassionate God.

This Sunday at Church: Share appreciation for those who serve with church financial book keeping

We are actually in the process of finding someone new for our bookkeeping/accounting, but our Sunday offering collectors/counters are also very much appreciated!

Daniel

This Sunday at Church I want to encourage you to do the following: Share appreciation for those who serve with church financial book keeping The last few week’s Sunday post probably reveal to readers that the church I pastor is small.  That means its also hard to have deacons that can do the financial book-keeping. […]

This Sunday at Church: Share appreciation for those who serve with church financial book keeping

VerseD: Revelation 7:9-10

After this I looked, and behold, a great multitude that no one could number, from every nation, from all tribes and peoples and languages, standing before the throne and before the Lamb, clothed in white robes, with palm branches in their hands, and crying out with a loud voice, “Salvation belongs to our God who sits on the throne, and to the Lamb!”

Revelation 7:9‭-‬10, ESV

We don’t and probably can’t comprehend how great the saving grace of our God is, and one glorious day we will join with the multitudes of saints in universal praise of our God!

VerseD: James 1:19

Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger

James 1:19, ESV

We like to know we’re right, so it can be hard to hear out other people. But the God who hears our every prayer empowers us to want to hear the other side, to listen to our fellow image-bearers, even when we know they’re wrong, to show the grace of Christ.

VerseD: Ephesians 5:1

Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children.

Ephesians 5:1, ESV

We want to do our own thing, but we are called to perfection. Only by pursuing and imitating Christ can we get over ourselves and act like God’s children.

VerseD: Romans 10:9

because, if you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.

Romans 10:9, ESV

We are rebellious and even speak against God, but we can also be saved by believing in and confessing the life, atoning death, and resurrection of Jesus, our Lord and God.

VerseD: Psalm 119:11

I have stored up your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you.

Psalm 119:11, ESV

It is easy to giveinto temptation, but reading and memorizing God’s Word and trusting the Holy Spirit will help protect us from sin.

VerseD: Matthew 11:28-29

Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

Matthew 11:28‭-‬29, ESV

Our own work and worries can feel burdensome, but doing the work of Christ’s Kingdom may be hard work but it is eternally rewarding and leads to spiritual rest.

VerseD: Psalm 100:2

Serve the Lord with gladness! Come into his presence with singing!

Psalm 100:2, ESV

Our God saved us from His wrath, so why would we not want to bring Him all praise and worship!

This Sunday at Church: Encourage someone new in the Worship Team

We happen to have some new people involved with our music team, including youth, so that is a very happy thing.

Daniel

This Sunday at Church I want to encourage you to do the following: Encourage someone new in the Worship team. This upcoming Sunday we will have someone new involved with our songs of worship during Church. For us its a big deal; we are a small church in which one person has led songs of […]

This Sunday at Church: Encourage someone new in the Worship Team