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Calls to Worship, Offertory Scriptures, and Benedictions

At Mars Hill, during the service, there is a reading of a Scripture as our service begins (The Call to Worship), before the offering (Offertory Scripture), and to close our service (The Benediction). I know many churches are in this practice and want to incorporate a diversity of relevant verses therefore I’ve decided to post the […]

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The Call of Every Christian – Forgiveness (part 4a & 4b of 4) – Colossians 3:12-17

(ESV) Sermon Notes ODF  –  DOC TEXT  – PDF OpenOffice.org 12 Put on then, as God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience, 13 bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive. 14 And above all these put […]

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The Call of Every Christian – Love (part 2 of 4) – 1 John 3:16-18

(ESV) Sermon Notes ODF  –  DOC TEXT  – PDF OpenOffice.org PowerPoint Presentation of Notes 16 By this we know love, that he laid down his life for us, and we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers. 17 But if anyone has the world’s goods and sees his brother in need, yet closes his heart against him, how […]

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The Call of Every Christian – Humility (part 1 of 4) – John 13:1-17

Sermon Notes ODF  –  DOC TEXT  – PDF OpenOffice.org PowerPoint Presentation of Notes 13:1 Now before the Feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart out of this world to the Father, having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end. 2 During supper, when the devil had […]

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