Bible Text: Daniel 6
July 4th is a time of celebration of our political independence and the freedoms that we enjoy in this country. Jesus Christ offers freedom that only He can give–the freedom from the slavery of sin.
Join us for our Communion Sunday on July 6, 2014! Be prepared to declare your own Declaration of Independence.
We hope to see you on Sunday.
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Bible Text: Psalm 33:12; Matthew 7:24-27; Numbers 35:9-34; Deut. 17:6, 19:2-13; Deut. 24:16; Deut. 24:10-11; Deut. 23:15-16; Lev. 25:23-28, 34; Exodus 21:2-6; Daniel 6; Deut. 30:19; 2 Corinthians 3:17; 1 Peter 2:16-17; John 8:36; 1 Timothy 2:5-6
Sermon–Independence Day: Declare yours today!
Psalm 33:12 (NIV) Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD, the people he chose for his inheritance.
Matthew 7:24-27 (NIV) 24 “Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock. 25 The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that house; yet it did not fall, because it had its foundation on the rock. 26 But everyone who hears these words of mine and does not put them into practice is like a foolish man who built his house on sand. 27 The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that house, and it fell with a great crash.”
Numbers 35:9-34; Deut. 17:6, 19:2-13; Deut. 24:16; Deut. 24:10-11; Deut. 23:15-16; Lev. 25:23-28, 34; & Exodus 21:2-6
Daniel 6—Daniel in the Lions’ Den
Deut. 30:19 (NKJV) “I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing; therefore, choose life, that both you and your descendants may live.”
2 Corinthians 3:17 (NIV) The Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.
1 Peter 2:16-17 (NIV) 16 Live as free men, but do not use your freedom as a cover-up for evil; live as servants of God. 17 Show proper respect to everyone: Love the brotherhood of believers, fear God, honor the king.
John 8:36 (NIV) So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.
1 Timothy 2:5-6 (MSG) 5 “There’s one God and only one, and one Priest-Mediator between God and us—Jesus, 6 who offered himself in exchange for everyone held captive by sin, to set them all free. Eventually the news is going to get out.” Continue reading