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Browsing Archive: February, 2014

How Could You Miss It?

Posted by Michael La Framboise on Sunday, February 23, 2014,
    I was with a friend the other day, and they were lamenting how someone had not invited them to a party. Sorrowfully they resigned themselves to the dis-invitation, “I guess we’re not as close as I thought we were. It kind of hurts.”

    This made me think of Jesus.  He said that His disciples were His friends; and He continually calls His friends into His House that we might celebrate the great salvation He has accomplished for us. But so many of His friends -His disciples- never sho...

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What To Expect When You're Expecting

Posted by Michael La Framboise on Sunday, February 16, 2014,
    The woman with an issue of blood expected to be healed, and Jesus explained that her faith made her well. The first disciples expected the Master to keep his promise, and so they waited in Jerusalem to be empowered from on high; and indeed when the day of Pentecost had fully come they were all filled with the Holy Spirit. The Corinthian saints eagerly awaited the revelation of Jesus in their church, and Paul declared such expectation caused them to come short in no spiritual gift. 

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