The Community of Grace / Leviticus 19 / August 27, 2017

Leviticus 19: 1-2, 18, 33-34 (NIV) Various Laws The Lord said to Moses, 2 “Speak to the entire assembly of Israel and say to them: ‘Be holy because I, the Lord your God, am holy. … 18 “‘Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against anyone among your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the Lord. … 33 “‘When a foreigner resides among you in your land, do […]

The Community that Protects / Leviticus 19 / August 20, 2017

Leviticus 19: 1-2, 20, 29 (NIV) Various Laws 1 The Lord said to Moses, 2 “Speak to the entire assembly of Israel and say to them: ‘Be holy because I, the Lord your God, am holy.   … 20 “‘If a man sleeps with a female slave who is promised to another man but who has not been ransomed or given her freedom, there must be due […]

The Community that Remembers / Leviticus 19 / August 13, 2017

Leviticus 19 (NIV) Various Laws 19 The Lord said to Moses, 2 “Speak to the entire assembly of Israel and say to them: ‘Be holy because I, the Lord your God, am holy. 3 “‘Each of you must respect your mother and father, and you must observe my Sabbaths. I am the Lord your God. 4 “‘Do not turn to idols or make metal gods for yourselves. I am the Lord your God. 5 “‘When […]

The Economics of Compassion / Leviticus 19 / August 6, 2017

Leviticus 19 (NIV) Various Laws 19 The Lord said to Moses, 2 “Speak to the entire assembly of Israel and say to them: ‘Be holy because I, the Lord your God, am holy. 3 “‘Each of you must respect your mother and father, and you must observe my Sabbaths. I am the Lord your God. 4 “‘Do not turn to idols or make metal gods for yourselves. I am the Lord your God. 5 “‘When […]

Blessed Are the Merciful / Matthew 5:3-10 / July 30, 2017 / Pastor Gord Terpstra

Matthew 5:3-10 (NIV) 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit,     for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4 Blessed are those who mourn,     for they will be comforted. 5 Blessed are the meek,     for they will inherit the earth. 6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness,     for they will be filled. 7 Blessed are the merciful,     for they […]