Posts from September 2016

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How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 9

by admintdc

Part 9 – How Did Jesus Live As He Ministered? In the last two installments, we looked at how Jesus lived as He matured, and “grew in wisdom and stature.” Today, let’s look at how Jesus lived as He ministered to others. THE CONSEQUENCE OF JESUS HAVING A DIFFERENT BIOLOGICAL MAKE-UP Jesus had the highest […]

House Church Formation – Part 2

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House Church Formation – Part 2 – What Is A House Church? A House Church is a small group of followers of Christ, who take seriously their responsibility for the purposes, practices and rites of Christianity. As such, they will have regular expressions of worship, fellowship, service, evangelism, and ministry, as well as communion, water […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 8

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Part 8 – How Did Jesus Live As He Matured? – Pt B Last time we looked at the fact that as Jesus matured …. as He “grew in wisdom and stature”, He came to discover things about Himself. Because He lived out of His spirit, He discovered that He could remember the past, and […]

House Church Formation – Part 1

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House Church Formation – Part 1 – When And Why Did The Institutional Church Begin? In this series we will be looking at the House Church model, its Biblical basis, and hopefully cast a compelling vision for embracing House Churches as a viable and effective way of meeting as the church, as well as extending […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 7

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Part 7 – How Did Jesus Live As He Matured? – Pt A In order to understand how to live the Christian life, we must first understand how Jesus lived the Christian life. Have you ever thought about how Jesus lived the Christian life? “Just as the living Father sent me and I live because […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 6

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Part 6 – What Does God’s New Life Form Look Like? In Part 4 of this series, we said that mankind was in such a mess, and so damaged, that there was no way to fix him. The only solution, was to let God end this species, completely re-create it, and introduce a new species, […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 5

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Part 5 – Why Do We Need To Have A Paradigm Shift? Thomas Kuhn, in his book, “The Structure of Scientific Revolution, introduced our generation to the phrase “paradigm, shift.” The term “paradigm” was originally intended for the scientific community. However, it is now being applied to almost every area of life: the economy, government, […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 4

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Part 4 – How Does Man Try To Compensate? Last time we discovered that God created mankind and put him in the Garden of Eden so that he could enjoy creation, and be a partaker of God’s Life, which was in the Tree of Life. Instead, man ate from the tree of knowledge of good […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 3

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Part 3 – Why Did God Create Mankind? We’ve been looking for a place to call “Home”, where we can successfully live the Christian life. So far we’ve discovered that since God is a Spirit, He resides in the spiritual realm. However, since man has a body, soul, and spirit, he resides in both the […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 2

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Part 2 – Where Is Humanity’s Home? WHERE IS HUMANITY’S HOME – WHERE DOES HUMANITY LIVE ITS LIFE? Biology is the study of organic life. Zoology is the study of animal life. “Zoe” is the Greek word for “life”. So let’s look at zoe-ology, the study of all life. And just as there is a […]