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If Thens and Therefores [Colossians Pt. 15]

If Thens and Therefores As we often struggle through life, trying to live as we ought and to be who we ought, we tend to lose our momentum and fall into the ruts of our sins. Is there something else … Continue reading

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Getting It Together [Understanding Spiritual Gifts pt 8]

Now it is time to tie up any loose ends and instruct the Corinthians in what it means to be the Church of Jesus Christ.  As the Apostle Paul closes this section of his epistle, this is what he does. … Continue reading

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The Tools and The Job [Understanding Spiritual Gifts Pt.7]

We have considered the parts of ministry as the Apostle Paul has broken them down for us into two main parts. The Gifts of the Spirit and the Love required to use them are each a necessary part of a … Continue reading

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Function to Foundation [Understanding Spiritual Gifts Pt.4]

Looking at the Gifts of the Spirit by following the Apostle Paul’s teaching on them to the Corinthians seems to push us away from the standard way many of us think about them. The entire twelfth chapter of 1 Corinthians … Continue reading

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To Each One [Understanding Spiritual Gifts Pt.2]

Once we have determined the purpose of the Gifts of the Spirit, i.e. unification of the body, edification of its members and ultimately the glorification of Christ (1 Corinthians 12:7), we turn next to understanding what they are and who … Continue reading

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Unified, Edified, Glorified [Understanding Spiritual Gifts Pt.1]

We have begun a new series on the topic of understanding the “Gifts of the Holy Spirit.” Continuing from the theme of discipleship which we finished last week, it is a fitting series to embark upon. Being disciples of Jesus … Continue reading

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