Web logs

Web logs

Bulletin – Week of February 17, 2019

HOPE IN CHRIST CHURCH Glorifying God by Knowing, Living and Proclaiming our Hope in Christ February 17, 2019 Welcome to Hope in Christ Church! We are so glad you have joined us today.  After the service, we invite you to stay for refreshments and fellowship, followed by Sunday School at 11:00. There are various small groups that meet during the week as well. You are…

The deity of Jesus in Jude

A second title worth exploring is the ascription of deity to Jesus in verse 25.  The passage “begins, “to the only God,” echoing the distinctive Jewish confession passed down through the centuries.”[1]  Deuteronomy 6:4 declares, “Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God, the LORD is one.”  This central doctrine of the Old Testament is foundational to monotheism.  There is only…

Biblical Anthropology POHFW

Preparing our Hearts to Worship   In an effort to help you prepare for the February 17, 2019, Sunday morning corporate worship gathering and to aid you in your own reflections on What God wants us to Believe, Do, and Become. I wanted to pose a few questions and provide a few resources to prayerfully consider over the coming days. Our sermon is entitled, “Biblical…

Bulletin – Week of February 10, 2019

Hope in Christ Church Glorifying God by Knowing, Living and Proclaiming our Hope in Christ February 10, 2019         9:30 a.m. Worship Service 11:00 a.m. Sunday School Order of Worship Come People of the Risen King Welcome   Ephesians 4:11-14 Mission Statement & Greeting Holy Spirit, Living Breath of God Living for Jesus a Life That is True Responsive Reading   H.C.…

The Simple Jesus in Jude 5

The final name to explore is the shortest name that Jude uses, the simple uncompounded, unmodified Jesus.  This name is found in verse 5 but not in every manuscript. Therefore, it is wise to review the variants before moving on in this study. Philipp Bartholomä has cataloged the three main variants and 2 lesser attested variants.[1]  The possible subjects for Jude 5 are…

Oswald Chambers on Total Surrender

This post originally published at https://utmost.org/total-surrender/ March 12 Total Surrender By Oswald Chambers Peter began to say to Him, “See, we have left all and followed You.” —Mark 10:28 Our Lord replies to this statement of Peter by saying that this surrender is “for My sake and the gospel’s” (Mark 10:29). It was not for the purpose of what the…

Bulletin – Week of February 3, 2019

Hope in Christ Church Glorifying God by Knowing, Living and Proclaiming our Hope in Christ February 3, 2019         9:30 a.m. Worship Service          11:00 a.m. Sunday School Order of Worship Made to Worship Call to Worship  John 1:12 His Forever Good, Good Father Who You Say I Am Offering  Kingdom Advancement Fund Prayer Scripture   John 1:9-13 and Galatians 3:23-4:7…