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Stay Awake!
“For this reason He says, “Awake, sleeper, And arise from the dead, And Christ will shine [as dawn] upon you and give you light”” (Ephesians 5:14). Paul wrote to the church in Ephesus about walking…
Anneta Pinto,
Who is the sleeper? (Ephesians 5:14)
Hint: it’s more than an individual. What does this mean? Ephesians 5 14 This is why it is said: “Wake up, sleeper, rise from the dead, and Christ will shine on you.” (NIV) It’s not an Old Testament quotation. Was it a baptismal formula, something early churches said as they...
Allen Browne,
What was the light of Day 1?  And mark your calendar for Nov 18th.
​Light. It was the first creative, supernatural act of God. Genesis 1:3- And God said, Let there be light: and there was light. What was the light God created on day 1? It was not the sun,…
Gina Williamson,
Asleep at the Kneel: A Wake Up Call for Christians - Lori Altebaumer
Then He said to them, “Why do you sleep? Rise and pray, lest you enter into temptation.” Luke 22:46 There are a lot of things I want to hear Jesus say to me, but “why are you sleeping” isn’t one of them. That being said, I can imagine the challenge the disciples faced. They were […]
Lori Altebaumer,
These Things (Part 1) - Damon J. Gray
I have been reading in 2 Peter this week, and am finding it such a rich time that I’ll probably stay here for a bit, and may blog more about what I’m seeing in Peter’s letter. As you know, one of the things I like to do as I read my Bible, is to look…
Damon J. Gray,
The gospel call (Ephesians 5:14-20)
How do we issue the gospel invitation? We agree the gospel is important, but we have different ways to get people to respond. Should we follow Billy Graham’s approach, inviting people to respond to…
Allen Browne,
Renewal Blessing  by Ron French
Renewal Blessing by Ron French The Rev Ron French, a Uniting Church minister, wrote when editor of Living Water, the Journal of the Uniting Church Queensland Synod Committee for Renewal Mini…
Geoff Waugh,

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