Posts from October 2016

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How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 15

by admintdc

Part 15 – First Steps To Living The Christian Life So … how can we live the Christian Life? By now, it should be obviously, that it is impossible to live the Christian Life. However, there is a way for the Christian Life to be lived … in and through us! Invite Christ Into Your […]

Haiti Needs Our Help

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Short Term (Immediate) Need: To respond to the critical food shortage in southern Haiti, as well as emergency housing for the displaced people to avoid the cholera epidemic. Medium Term Need: To rebuild homes for as little as $800 USD each. Post hurricane devastation has left 14,530 people without shelter, 2,703 affected families, and 1,885 houses flooded […]

House Church Formation – Part 6

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House Church Formation – Part 6 – Suggested House Church Meeting Format. Fellowship A time of relaxed fellowship around either a dessert, or a “potluck” supper. Perhaps every second meeting would be “potluck”, and the other meeting begin with a dessert. This is the time to connect on the horizontal plane, heart to heart with […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 14

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Part 14 – The Folly Of Trying To Live The Christian Life – Pt 2 If we are believers in Christ, we have the divine life within us. Period. So what does that mean to us? How does that reality help us to live the Christian Life? Is there a way that we can live […]

House Church Formation – Part 5

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House Church Formation – Part 5 – House Church Core Values Worship – Seeking To Glorify Christ (Adoration) We will focus on Jesus at the centre of our house meetings. Worship, not singing. Worship is far more than just singing. It is giving thanks to God, being grateful, overflowing in appreciation for all He has […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 13

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Part 13 – The Folly Of Trying To Live The Christian Life – Pt 1 If we are believers in Christ, we have the divine life within us. Period. So what does that mean to us? How does that reality help us to live the Christian Life? Is there a way that we can live […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 12

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Part 12 – How Did Simon Peter Change As A New Species? Jesus Is The Resurrection And The Life “Jesus said to her, ‘I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies;” (John 11:25, NIV) According to this verse, Jesus is just not resurrected, He IS […]

House Church Formation – Part 4

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House Church Formation – Part 4 – Why are House Churches Popular in Every Region of the World Except North America? Individualism Of People North Americans tend to be very individualistic, and so we often resist transparent, inter-dependent relationships. Institutional Church Control Some institutional churches limit House Churches in autonomy. For example, their rules may […]

How ON EARTH Can I Live The Christian Life? – Part 11

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Part 11 – What Does The New Species Look Like? The Old Species … Fallen Man Fallen man has a corrupted body (called the flesh), a damaged soul (often called “depraved”), and an inoperative spirit (that is dead to God). Jesus, on the other hand, had a sinless body, a perfect soul, and a living […]

House Church Formation – Part 3

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House Church Formation – Part 3 – Why House Churches? It Is The Biblical Model For Church Meetings Romans 16:5, NIV – (5) Greet also the church that meets at their house. 1 Corinthians 16:19, NIV – (19) … Aquila and Priscilla … the church that meets at their house. Colossians 4:15, NIV – (15) […]