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Infiltrating your Community with the Gospel

“We need to reach out into our community.”  Ok…lets get a big group together and do a service project. After all, we could volunteer for a couple of hours then go home…get back to our regular routines. There is no doubt a service project can do good for your community and the people you serve.…… Continue reading Infiltrating your Community with the Gospel

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3 Reasons to Show Hospitality

  Hospitality gives evidence of a sacrificed life Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service of worship. Romans 12:1 “Living sacrifice”…how is that possible? All sacrifices to God die, don’t they? Bulls, rams, goats, even turtle…… Continue reading 3 Reasons to Show Hospitality

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Welcome as Christ has Welcomed Us

In Welcome Starts in the Heart  we looked at what Paul said about how we are to welcome another…with strong, surrendered, servant and scripture-filled hearts. In this post we will look at how Christ has welcomed us. STRONG HEART Remember the question in the previous post about the OBLIGATION we have to bear the failings of the…… Continue reading Welcome as Christ has Welcomed Us

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Welcome Starts in the Heart

What does Paul mean when he writes to the church in Rome to “welcome” one another? Merriam-webster.com gives the definition: to greet hospitably and with courtesy or cordiality. By that definition it would seem that all Paul wanted was for the church members to greet each other and be pleasant. But as we read the…… Continue reading Welcome Starts in the Heart