Bible Study for the week October 22

The end, the beginning Part 5 Week 2. READ: Mark 12:38-44 As we enter into the story for today, Jesus continued his teaching in the temple.  In the opening story Jesus rips the experts in Jewish law for their desire for honor and privilege.  He paints the scribes as show offs with no heart or spirit.  Not...
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Bible Study “On the Verge Part Two” Week of November 20, 2016

Week Eleven  November 20, 2016 READ: Isaiah 49:7-16a   Why Pursue Justice and Peace?                                                       Jesus challenged the powerful and lifted up the lowly.  He did not come to establish a new system of power and control.  In a time when women were clearly under the rule of men, Jesus shook the system by standing up for justice for...
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Bible Study “On the Verge Part 2″ Week of November 13, 2016

READ: Isaiah 49:1-6   Why Be Baptized and Commune?                                        Baptism is the activity of God to receive a person into God’s family, the church, by the washing of new birth as commanded by Scripture (Titus 3:5).  This regenerative work is tied to the action of Jesus through his death and resurrection.  While the amount of water used...
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