Tag Archives: Jesus

Common Notes 2.14.17

Imagine what it would be like to get married, then the way to the reception hear your new spouse say something like, “I’m so glad we got married, I’ll see you every Sunday now!” How would you react to that? … Continue reading

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The green-eyed monster

“O, beware, my lord, of jealousy; it is the green-eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on.” Shakespeare, ‘Othello’ Shakespeare was right, jealousy is a monster, and it will not only consume you, it will create all kinds … Continue reading

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The God Who Sees

Hagar. Ring a bell? Probably not. In the grand arc of the Old Testament story of God’s people she is little more than a footnote. Maybe it’s time to fix that, though, because the story of Hagar is rich with … Continue reading

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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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Collegiate Week 16

In case you missed it, last week was Collegiate Week. Around 1600 students ascended to Glorieta, New Mexico for an amazing time of worship, teaching, fellowship and fun. Timothy Ateek from Breakaway Ministries in Texas was the keynote speaker. His … Continue reading

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Spring Break 2016: Memphis Pt. 1

   As this year’s leadership team prayed and discussed possible locations for a Spring Break mission trip, only one possibility really stood out, Street Reach in Memphis, Tennessee. Several students had been before and loved the experience, plus the fact … Continue reading

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