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The Month Ahead @ LoveFirst Coast

You are invited to fast and pray Tuesday.  We’re fasting and praying that God would lead us to people to bless. Prayer request: for God’s Kingdom to advance on the First Coast and especially through Young Life, Young Lives, and … Continue reading

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It’s Easy To Find Worshipers

“You [Samaritans] worship guessing in the dark.  We Jews worship in the clear light of day.  God’s way of salvation is made available through the Jews.  But the time is coming – it has, in fact, come – when what … Continue reading

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Worship Gathering This Saturday

Jesus Christ wants his followers to have the most amazing life.  Most people – even non-believers- would readily agree that Jesus Christ knew how to live.  So when Jesus says, “Do this and you will live,” it is a very good idea … Continue reading

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Healthy Faith: 5 Reasons to Add Going Out to Discipleship

Yesterday, the Fellowship of Believers micro-church had a great time going Out and helping Open Doors put on a Fall Festival.  (Thanks Maria!)  Reflecting on it, one phrase came to mind: “This was good for the soul.”  That got me thinking: … Continue reading

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FCMC Worship Gatherings Move To Saturday Nights

FCMC is really excited to let you know that beginning next Saturday, October 11, FCMC will begin gathering weekly to worship at 6:30pm.  We are calling this new worship ministry “Embraced by Grace” where we will have the opportunity to respond to what … Continue reading

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Missional Community Question and Answer

My friend Marilyn Beyer asked me these questions in preparation for a presentation in one of her seminary classes.  I thought I’d share.  Her questions are in bold. Why missional communities?  Why now?  Why now?  The simple answer is that it … Continue reading

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Good Friday Sunrise Worship Service

“Surely, he took up our infirmities and carried our sorrows…”  Isaiah 53:4 Every year, we gather with friends and family at the beach to worship God at sunrise every Good Friday.  It’s become a tradition for our family.  It was started … Continue reading

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It’s What God Does That Matters

About that title, I bet some of you are thinking, “yeah, that’s what you say when a ministry isn’t doing well.”  But no, I mean it.  It’s what God does that matters.  Everything else is filler.  And I’ll go beyond … Continue reading

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Three Ways Church Plants Can Be Pretty Awesome

New church plants can be awesome.  They may not be.  But they can be.   Here are three thoughts on that. 1) New church plants tend to be desperate for God.  On a lot of levels, that is a very good … Continue reading

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