As fellow workers with God, we all contribute our strengths and abilities to bless one another and make our fellowship the best. Charlie lays out our plan moving forward, where each of us may pick a week to teach and/or lead the fellowship. We then began setting up the calendar for the coming months.
Jesus said the spirit the disciples received would be the encourager, the helper, the consoler, the comforter which would take his place. The spirit would do in the disciples what the Lord in the flesh could only do for them.
How much does our Dad love us? Let's try to count the ways. It is an amazing journey to realize that His love really knows no bounds. Love is not just something He does, it is Who He is, it is one of the defining characteristics of His very nature. God IS Love.
We read of Jesus' birth and understand it differently from the people that lived back then. When an incident in the Bible proceeds in the usual, well-known, normal fashion, it is not written about in detail. We must piece together the details from many texts and writings and a study of the culture.
When you stop and look at the moment you see things differently. What you have. Who you are with. You are happy, and God is Who He is. The moment, not the past, not the future, but that teeny tiny moment is for you to enjoy.