Monthly Archives: July 2011

Rick Holland: Remembering or mocking the cross at the Lord’s Table?

Sometimes remembering Jesus [during the Lord’s Supper] is painful. Paul makes this very point in 1 Corinthians 11:27-28: “Therefore whoever eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner, shall be guilty of the body … Continue reading

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Rick Holland: Is your idea of church about you, “Christianness”, or Christ?

The goal of [a church’s] gathering is to come to maturity in Christ. The goal of our relationships is to encourage and spur one another on to maturity in Christ. The church exists for Jesus, for maturity in Jesus, for … Continue reading

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Gary Thomas: Learn to love your different spouse

[Your spouse] seems so different from you, I know.That’s why it seems so difficult to love him or her. When you think on one level, she thinks on another. When you’re certain this perspective matters most, he brings in another … Continue reading

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