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April 8  |  April 15  |  April 22  |  April 29

In this series, we explore what God is calling us to do, not small tasks but for the kingdom

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Jesus carrying cross with text Your cross
Your Cross

This series leads us with Christ to Palm Sunday, Good Friday and Easter and asks a profound question, “Are you willing to follow Jesus?” This means you have to know what cross you are carrying and why…join us to discover a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ. Follow along on the Bible app Matthew 16:24-28 NIV 24 Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. 25 For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will find it. 26 What good will it be for someone to gain the whole world, yet forfeit their soul? Or what can anyone give in exchange for their soul? 27 For the Son of Man is going to come in his Father’s glory with his angels, and then he will reward each person according to what they have done. 28 “Truly I tell you, some who are standing here will not taste death before they see the Son of Man coming in his kingdom.” https://bible.com/bible/111/mat.16.24-28.NIV WEEK 1 – I Wear One WEEK 2 – Guest Speaker March 18, 2018 “I wear one”…Not the same thing. (1/2) Watch Reading back a few verses in Matthew, we hear Jesus speaking to the disciples defining who Jesus is. Read: 1 Corinthians 1:18 // Jesus is the revelation of God, the cross is a part of the revelation. From the cross we know this…(theology of the cross) // We cannot earn __________…

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Boy with cap that says Love Your Neighbor, Unsung Heroes title
unsungHeroes

It is spoken that Christ said to the disciples, “when you have done to the least of these…you have done it to me.” It is a powerful statement and also wide-open, done what? to whom? where were you? We are no different than the disciples, struggling to see Christ in the midst of the ordinary. This series follows the ordinary and bears witness to the extraordinary moments that reflect the light of Christ. In the end, you will know that you two are a witness and testimony to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Matthew 25:34-40 NIV 34 “Then the King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father; take your inheritance, the kingdom prepared for you since the creation of the world. 35 For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, 36 I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.’ 37 “Then the righteous will answer him, ‘Lord, when did we see you hungry and feed you, or thirsty and give you something to drink? 38 When did we see you a stranger and invite you in, or needing clothes and clothe you? 39 When did we see you sick or in prison and go to visit you?’ 40 “The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did…

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February Love Notes Series at the Neighborhood Church
Love Notes

The “Song of Songs” as its title is also commonly referred to as the “Song of Solomon” and it is within the Old Testament books of Wisdom and Poetry. The Book is written as poetry from King Solomon to his beloved maiden, an expression of love through writing. These letters detail a relationship of passion and desire. In this two week series, you will hear expressions of love from a husband to a wife, and from a wife to a husband, and be challenged to express your love in new and refreshing ways. Part 1 (1/2) My Beloved is Dazzling and Ruddy (2/2) Who was King Solomon? // Second son of King David and Bathsheba // Built Solomon’s Temple that held the Arc of the Covenant // The most wisdom filled King of all kings (1 Kings 3:3-15) // 1 Kings 4:32 says that he wrote 3000 Proverbs and 1005 songs // Wrote Book of Proverbs; Song of Songs; Ecclesiastes; 2 Psalms Symbolism In the Old Testament Jewish understanding this imagery relating to God’s love of Israel and their history. To Christians today, it is meant used to symbolize an intimate portrayal of Christ and the church. Solomon’s Weakness A wisdom filled King, Solomon lost sight of the Lord through the eyes of his lust and power. (1 Kings 11:1-11). Did not follow the ways of the Lord, as described by King David (1 Kings 2:2-3). Love in all Things In the Song of Songs, the love for each other is seen in all things. It…

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