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5 Practices of a Mature and Obedient Follower of Jesus

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

Following Jesus is more than wearing a Christian t-shirt. The Bible is clear that Jesus expects us as believers “to observe all things that [He] has commanded us.” The New Testament is full of commands and expectations to obey those commands. We do this, not to gain salvation (which is a gift), but to live out the reason why God saved us. We can clearly compare the Biblical commands with our own conduct to determine if we are mature, obedient followers of Jesus. We will look at nine key practices – here are the first five.

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6 Scenes from Christmas: God Guides the Circumstances of Jesus’ Birth (Luke 2)

Monday, November 22nd, 2010

We often miss the struggles of Joseph & Mary when we “celebrate Christmas.” In this lesson, we look at the challenges they faced. We are reminded, too, that God’s working in our lives often adds “hassle” and difficulty to accomplish His great plans.