Tag Archives: living in community

Where Everybody Knows Your Name

Where Everybody Knows Your Name Probably some of you remember the 1980s sitcom Cheers. The music theme, written by Gary Portnoy and Judy Hart Angelo, was “Where Everybody Knows Your Name”. It goes like this: Making your way in the … Continue reading

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One Another – Living in Community – What We Should NOT Do to One Another

Jesus called us to follow Him, and this call has implications not only in our personal life but also in our life in community. He did not call us to follow Him alone, He called others to walk with us … Continue reading

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One Another – Living in Community – Pray for One Another

One of the things that I have learned in my ministry is that people have difficulties, not only speaking in public, but also praying in public. I am no different from them; at least I was not. I remember my … Continue reading

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One Another – Living in Community Spur One Another

Political Correctness has dominated our society in the last years. Now we need to be very careful, not only with what we do, but principally with what we say. This applies even in small groups like family and church. The … Continue reading

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One Another – Living in Community – Confess Your Sins to One Another

Matthew Henry wrote: “The Christian religion is the religion of sinners, of such as have sinned, and in whom sin in some measure still dwells. The Christian life is a life of continued repentance, humiliation for and mortification of sin, … Continue reading

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One Another – Living in Community – Bear One Another

“I just cannot stand that brother!”, “She is unbearable, I give up!” How many times have you heard this? How many times have you said this? There are brothers and sisters in our church or community of faith who are … Continue reading

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One Another – Living in Community – Build Up and Instruct One Another

Have you ever felt that people in the church looked down on you? Maybe when you are in a Bible study or in Sunday school you feel that you have nothing to add. You do not know many Bible verses … Continue reading

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One Another – Living in Community Serve one Another

We are living in a time when people expect to be served. As I said before, our children believe that the world revolves around them. They expect to be served in every area of their lives. They expect their parents … Continue reading

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