Category Archives: Devotional

Common Notes 10.11.16

This week at Common Ground we looked at Ephesians 4:1-16. What we saw was a that by paying attention to how we live, and remembering and relying on His presence in our lives, we will as individuals be better able … Continue reading

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Common Notes 10.4.16

In case you missed Common Ground of Tuesday night, we covered Ephesians 3:14-21. Here’s a thought from that passage… Have you ever considered Paul’s prayer at the end of Ephesians 3? It is a passionate plea on our behalf. It … Continue reading

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The Comparison Trap

In the book of Habakkuk, the prophet is frustrated and expresses his righteous indignation to God regarding the evil he sees going on in the world around him. “How long, LORD, must I call for help and you do not … Continue reading

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Common Notes 4.12.16

Last week at Common Ground we glanced a the life of the prophet Elijah, who was quite an amazing guy. He performs miracles, speaks with angels and ultimately rides to heaven on a chariot of fire. What a way to … Continue reading

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Common Notes 2.22.16

On Tuesday night we took a look at Hosea: a minor prophet with a major message. This guy lived in the 8th century B.C. during a time when Israel had rather openly turned its back to God and was following … Continue reading

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Common Notes 2.9.16

“That’s not fair!” Its one of the first phrases every child learns. Why? Because deep down inside, everyone wants justice, we want the world to be fair and we get upset when it isn’t. God is no different. “To do … Continue reading

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Common Notes 2.2.16

  Last week at Common Ground we were blessed to have with us Gene Austin from the Missouri Baptist Convention. Gene was asked to speak to the group from the minor prophets (that section in your Bible right in front of … Continue reading

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