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Intro to 1 Peter

This Sunday we will start our study through the book of 1 Peter. Please join me in praying for fruit in the life of our church as we study God’s Word together. As we prepare to begin, here is a … Continue reading

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Amazing Grace

Christian, are you still amazed by God’s grace? In his book, Knowing God, J.I. Packer asked: What is it that hinders so many who profess to believe in grace from really doing so? Why does the theme mean so little … Continue reading

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Heaven’s Love Displayed

We long for, pray for, and strive for a gospel culture at Redeemer. You can simply search “gospel culture” on this blog and see a number of posts conveying what we mean when we say gospel culture. In his booklet, … Continue reading

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Offering Correction

“The best men are severe to themselves, tender over others.” -Richard Sibbes How to receive correction from others was the subject of the previous post. In this post, we will think about how to offer gracious correction to others. I … Continue reading

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Receiving Correction

“It would be a good contest amongst Christians, one to labour to give no offence and the other to labour to take none.” -Richard Sibbes  On Sunday, I did what I do every Sunday, I asked my wife, Brandon, for feedback on the sermon. The sermon … Continue reading

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God’s Faithful Love

God’s love is not like our love and that is a good thing. Garry Williams tells us why writing: The immutability (unchangeability) and covenant faithfulness of God is good news for sinners whose lives are surrounded and pervaded by the … Continue reading

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Glorious God

We focused on Gather Grow Go for God’s Glory this past Sunday. During the sermon I recommended several books on the Attributes of God to help you think well about the God of all Glory. One recommendation was, God Is: … Continue reading

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Evangelism…Help!

On Sunday, Pastor Jess preached the Go of our Gather Grow Go series. As a church, we are praying that we all will Go with the Gospel into every area of our lives and that we will especially be intentional Going with … Continue reading

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“Domesticated Gospel”

This past Sunday, as we focused on the Grow of Gather Grow Go, I sought to make the argument that we never outgrow the Gospel. In Christ, the Gospel contains “unsearchable riches” (Eph. 3:8). However, one problem that often plagues … Continue reading

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Two Enemies of Service

There are two main enemies that will prevent us from serving one another. They are laziness and busyness. David Gibson writes in his book on Ecclesiastes entitled, Living Life Backwards, the following: How can I be a giver instead of … Continue reading

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