Exodus 17: 1-7 17 The whole Israelite community set out from the Desert of Sin,traveling from place to place as the Lord commanded. They camped at Rephidim, but there was no water for the people to drink. 2 So they quarreled with Moses and said, “Give us water to drink.” Moses replied, “Why do you quarrel with […]

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Sunday Service

Matthew 4:1–11     (Jesus is led into the wilderness by the Spirit.) 1 Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.  2 And after fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry.  3 And the tempter came and said to him, “If you are the Son […]

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Transfiguration Sunday

Matthew 17:1–9      (Jesus is transfigured.) 1 And after six days Jesus took with him Peter and James, and John his brother, and led them up a high mountain by themselves.  2 And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone like the sun, and his clothes became white as light.  3 And behold, there […]

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I Corinthians 3: 10-11; 16-23  (We are God’s temple, the Spirit dwelling in us.) Read by Gary Linkugel 10 According to the grace of God given to me, like a skilled master builder I laid a foundation, and someone else is building upon it. Let each one take care how he builds upon it.  11 […]

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I Corinthians 2: 1-16 (We proclaim Christ crucified, as the Spirit has revealed Him.) Sermon read by Gary Linkugel 1 And I, when I came to you, brothers, did not come proclaiming to you the testimony of God with lofty speech or wisdom.  2 For I decided to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ […]

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“Excruciating!”

I Corinthians 1: 18-25  (Let him who boasts boast in the Lord.) 18 For the word of the cross is folly to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.  19 For it is written, “I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and the discernment […]

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Here I Stand

Ephesians 6: 11-18 11 Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil. 12 For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil […]

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