Disciples Path Week 1

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Now it was in Antioch that the disciples were first called Christians. – Acts 11:26 Did you know that before Christians were ever called by that name, they were known simply as disciples? And if you did know that, have you ever thought about the significance of those two words, and their chronological order? Why is it that the word, disciple, came first, and the word Christian, somewhat later?  A disciple is a learner, a student, an apprentice in a…

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You know what I love about God?

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As Jesus passed by, he saw a man blind from birth.– John 9:1 You know what I love about God? That he stepped into our history so that sentences like that one could one day be written. To see what I mean, try reading it a few times, give it some thought, then come to Awaken this Sunday @ 4, because I can’t wait to talk about it… With you for Jesus,  Pastor Daren Redekopp p.s. What…

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Didn’t I say you would do this?

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Didn’t I say before I left home that you would do this, Lord? That is why I ran away! – Jonah 4:2 In Sunday’s sermon, we heard about Jonah and his hunch that God might actually forgive the people he himself so despised. And he wanted no part of it. Mercy for a people who had butchered so many of his own? “Thank you, God, but I think I’ll be elsewhere that day. Now how about…

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