"I will exalt you, my God the King; I will praise your name for ever and ever. Every day I will praise you and extol your name for ever and ever." --Psalm 145:1-2
According to the Webster's dictionary exalt is defined as "praise enthusiastically and to praise something or someone very much." The word extol is defined as "to hold in very high regard; think or speak very highly of."
I have always loved pictures painted, drawn, or photos taken. Currently, I am taking a photography course and it has opened my eyes even more to the beauty and the story (ies) within each picture. As I read the Bible I realize there are pictures of God, of man and even videos (so to speak) of God and man together. I would like to present some to you. In my photo album of God these are filed under compassion and love.
Once, when I was going through a very difficult period as a young Christian, I lay awake at night, unable to fall asleep. I was distressed and hopeless (and, in retrospect, in need of anti-depressants). I picked up my Bible, which was becoming a newly regular habit for me, and I turned to Ephesians 4 – randomly. And I started to memorise it.
We are so looking forward to gathering with thousands of you from the Northeast and around the globe to be inspired, equipped and empowered to THRIVE at the 2018 Northeast Christian Conference. This special event will be held in the heart of Providence, Rhode Island at The Dunkin' Donuts Center, New England's premier multi-use 14,000 seat entertainment arena, July 20-22, 2018.
The church in Monrovia, Liberia recently celebrated their 20th Anniversary with pomp, and so much excitement. What would you expect from a people who had survived two civil wars that spanned a period of almost ten years and later plagued by a disease (Ebola) of epidemic proportion for three years, yet survived all these, and as a church remained united and strong in the power of the Holy Spirit. Truly, they deserved a rousing celebration.
This week, the OYC Guys present you a special episode: The Best Christmas Gift. Why does being on a One Year Challenge during Christmas make the holiday special? During Christmas, disciples get to give to people who have not heard of Jesus a chance to hear the Gospel message.
Here is the INB for this week!
The International News Bulletin is a service to help connect disciples and churches around the world. Each week we present a new template dated for the coming Sunday. You can now provide your group an international news with your local news included.
Just download this template which has news from around the world and links to more stories on DisciplesToday.org. For the other side of your bulletin, you can download the attached template for local news and stories in your ministry, house church, etc. This makes for an easy "Page 2" for your local congregation's bulletin! If you already have a bulletin, you can simply print the INB as a two-sided insert to your current publication.
His goal to raise at least $20,000 in sales from the book has been exceeded, and the Lord has honored his work by having the book awarded by several noteworthy organizations.
Watch these highly recommended videos to expand your understanding of the great commission and increase your personal faith.
The Cleveland Church is searching for a campus minister who is eager to build a dynamic campus ministry among the area's 60,000 students! Our current campus ministry has four brothers and one sister at our three main schools: Cleveland State University, Case Western Reserve University, and Cuyahoga Community College.