“Unless you change and become like the children”

- my parents getting to see their beautiful great grandchildren! Jesus called a little child to him, and placed the child among them. And he said: “Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven. Therefore, whoever takes the lowly position of this child is the greatest in …

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rethinking the Kingdom of God – with the help of Jesus

Jesus came into Galilee announcing God’s good news, saying, “Now is the time! Here comes God’s kingdom! Change your hearts and lives, and trust this good news!” - Mark 1:15 - worship at WFPC, March 7 2021 There are a several approaches to sharing my thoughts today. They involve reading, viewing, and participating. In the end you …

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our mandate as people who accept Jesus’ invitation to be salt and light

I say to you that unless your righteousness is greater than the righteousness of the legal experts and the Pharisees, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven. - Matthew 5:20 My Wednesday evening men's covenant group is at the front end of what is already proving to be a fascinating study, focused on Matthew's …

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“As you go, proclaim the good news”

 "As you go, proclaim the good news: ‘The kingdom of heaven has come near.'" - Matthew 10:7 This morning my discipleship class will be discussing Matthew 10. It's an interesting and provocative chapter, containing the instructions Jesus gives when he sends his followers out on their first mission. In a nutshell, Jesus tells his friends …

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don’t hinder the little children…

One day some parents brought their children to Jesus so he could lay his hands on them and pray for them. But the disciples scolded the parents for bothering him. But Jesus said, “Let the children come to me. Don’t stop them! For the Kingdom of Heaven belongs to those who are like these children.” And …

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