On Friday, November 28th a few people from the Bridge got together at Wal-mart in North Vancouver to do a bit of shopping for the Operation Christmas Child project. We raised enough money to be about to fill 13 shoeboxes with toys and gifts for children overseas. In addition to filling the shoeboxes the people at the Bridge gave enough money so that we could donate $150 to the operation chris ...
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How do we really Bring our Faith to Life? Our study through Mark has been all about that very question.
There are lots of ways to do that
In Jesus day, There were lots of commandments
the thousands of subsidary laws, rules, regulations that were designed to live out the ten commandments and the Law.
"Of all the commandments, which is the mos ...
Mark 11:15-25 He is on his way to calvary - he has just entered Jerusalem
Jesus teaches his followers of one of the most significant and powerful resources they have - prayer
Most pray to say what they want to to God
or to get God to do something
Jesus provides a strong teaching on what the purpose of prayer is and what place it is to have in our lives
Prayer is about a relationship
" ‘My ...
They were on their way up to Jerusalem, with Jesus leading the way
Jesus always leads the way, he sets the pace, the direction, he determines the tenor or attitude of the groups and situation.
at times he sets off with a determination (Mark 1:38 "Let us go somewhere else - to the nearby villages - so I can preach there also. That is why I have come.") other times he waits (Laz ...
As a person is a follower of Jesus for awhile we face a significant challenge. It is an internal challenge, but it influences what we do, how we relate to others, how we know Jesus and follow him. some grow through this challenge, and some do not. For many, this challenge is the place they stay in regards to their spiritual life, they learn how to avoid the challenge and neve ...