Blog: From the Back Pew

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16Apr, 2018

The Lord’s “Pray-ers”

The Lord’s “Pray-ers” Luke 11:1 says, One day Jesus was praying in a certain place. When he finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray, just as John taught his disciples.” In the words that follow this passage, Jesus gives us our Lord’s Prayer; one [...]

13Apr, 2018

Hedging Thoughts to Hear God

Hedging Thoughts to Hear God   “Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I lift up my soul.”— Psalm 143:8 I had the opportunity to attend a Quiet and [...]

5Apr, 2018

Unveiled

Unveiled A group of God’s GALS finished studying the book of Exodus in January and we learned so much about God, ourselves and this beautiful relationship God calls us into. This unhindered—or as it is sometimes put “unveiled”—relationship we have with God through Jesus Christ is truly a blessing beyond [...]

27Mar, 2018

Lent Devotional – March 27

March 27 What does it mean to be healthy? Prayer Thank you for all you have done to heal me. Thank you for making me clean and wiping away my sin. Thank you for helping me walk with you and grow with you. Thank you for all you did so [...]

26Mar, 2018

Lent Devotional – March 26

March 26 What does it mean to be healthy? Prayer Dear Heavenly Father, Help me give my hurts to you right away so I don’t lay down in a bed of bitterness, anger or unforgiveness. I want to be well and I want to walk with you. Help me to [...]

25Mar, 2018

Lent Devotional – March 25

March 25 What does it mean to be healthy? Jesus asks, “Who touched me?” Read Luke 8:40-48 Jesus was being crushed on all sides by the crowd and yet he feels the touch of one woman. She had been bleeding for 12 years and no one could heal her. She [...]

24Mar, 2018

Lent Devotional – March 24

March 24 What does it mean to be healthy? Lord, if you are willing, you can make me clean. A man with leprosy came and knelt before him and said, “Lord, if you are willing, you can make me clean.” Jesus reached out his hand and touched the man. “I [...]

23Mar, 2018

Lent Devotional – March 23

March 23 What does it mean to be healthy? Jesus asks, “Which is easier: to say, ‘Your sins are forgiven,’ or to say, ‘Get up and walk?’”    Read Luke 5:17-26 I often wondered what the faces of those friends looked like when they went through all the trouble to [...]

22Mar, 2018

Lent Devotional – March 22

March 22 What does it mean to be healthy? God calls, “What is the matter?” Read Genesis 21:8-19 Sarah had enough of Hagar, the Egyptian slave that gave birth to Abraham’s first born son. She was tired of their son Ishmael too and asked Abraham to get rid of them. [...]

21Mar, 2018

Lent Devotional – March 21

March 21 What does it mean to be healthy? Jesus asks, “Do you want to get well?” (John 5:2-9) This is the question we will be looking at today at our last Wednesday service before Holy Week. We look forward to seeing you there.