MAJORING IN THE MINORS, week three

by CLC_Staff on August 30, 2016

Majoring in the Minors WebLook! We All Have New Clothes!

There is much judgement in the Old Testament prophecies, but there is hope too. How does this fit together and how does it help us today?

Scripture Reference: Zechariah 3

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WORDS OF HOPE

by CLC_Staff on August 22, 2016

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Rev, David Bast

This week we will hear from David Bast, of Words of Hope. After serving as a pastor for 18 years in congregations in the Reformed Church in America, Dave became the President and Broadcast Minister of Words of Hope in 1994. He is the author of several devotional books and edits the Words of Hope daily devotional. A graduate of Hope College and Western Theological Swords-of-hope-logoeminary, Dave has also studied at both the Fuller and Calvin seminaries. Dave and his wife, Betty Jo, have four children and four grandchildren. He enjoys reading, growing tomatoes, and avidly following the Detroit Tigers.

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MAJORING IN THE MINORS, week two

by CLC_Staff on August 15, 2016

Majoring in the Minors WebWho Doesn’t Love a Love Story?

Hosea strips away the sentiment and shows us again a real love story…. How God loves us.

Scripture Reference: Hosea 3

MAJORING IN THE MINORS, week one

August 9, 2016

Majoring in the Minors – week one But If God Doesn’t…? It is difficult to be counter-cultural. It’s not a new phenomenon for the people of God. Our beliefs, our way of life seems right. But what happens if God doesn’t uphold this amidst the majority opposition? The story of Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego helps […]

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A VISION OF GOD, week five

August 1, 2016

In What Way Is God Wrathful? Wrath is an oft used word in the Old Testament. It’s not left out of the New Testament either. What is God’s wrath? Is it merely an antiquated idea of the ancients or is there food for us today? Many people reject God because they do not like the […]

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A VISION OF GOD, week four

July 25, 2016

Living Devotionally Jesus said he was going to send a “Paraclete”, which is another name for the Holy Spirit. It comes from the Greek to “come along side”. How do we do this? By following the Master, Jesus, and walking with the Holy Spirit? Today we will learn a few practical tips. Scripture Reference: Psalm […]

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LIVING A LIFE OF COMMUNION & PROVISION THROUGH PRAYER

July 21, 2016

 Living a Life of Communion and Provision through Prayer This week we welcome WTS Student, Lorie Jonkman, as our guest speaker. Jesus’ teaching on prayer calls for people to follow him in his mission.  It is a call to imitate the graciousness of God in forgiveness and provision for his people. In doing so, we give […]

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A VISION OF GOD, week three

July 8, 2016

What Are You Afraid Of? Many of us have common fears, fear of heights, fear of spiders, and fear of enclosed places. Fear certainly inhabits the Gospels. One of the oddest instances of fear is found in the story of healing the demonic (Luke 8). It is surprising to me what people are afraid of […]

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A VISION OF GOD, week two

June 27, 2016

To Him Who Sits on the Throne J.B. Phillips wrote a book entitled, “Your God Is Too Small”. Today we will try to add to that by using the vision in Revelations to increase our vision of God. How we see God colors much of what we think, feel, and consequently do. Scripture Reference: Revelation […]

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THE FRUITS OF FREEDOM

June 22, 2016

The Fruits of Freedom by Seminary Student, Sheri Harris Our God is a great God who carefully created each one of us, a God so loving he sent his only begotten son so that we could have true freedom. We are free to live, free to embrace and spread peace, free to love, free to […]

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