Posted by donna on February 1, 2017
The Apostle Paul reveals the secret of Holy Spirit renewal in Romans 12:1-12 - “I appeal to you therefore brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship. Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.” (ESV)
Paul took 11 chapters to outline what God’s grace means to us, His children. It is all the work of God for His elect. It is Paul’s manner to begin with doctrine and move to practice, and he does so here. Paul makes it clear that we have a vital role to play in living out this grace, and it is to our spiritual benefit to obey God’s injunctions to us.
Posted by donna on March 1, 2017
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at Calvary Bible Church, Smiths Falls, starting at 9:45 am
The Externally Focused Church
Going out, not just reaching out - Becoming the community’s greatest asset
This event will feature a panel discussion of some of our own AGC pastors that are “on mission” and experiencing God’s blessing. This will be followed by group discussion and sharpening. Please make an effort to attend and bring ministry leaders from your church with you.