Posts from 2016

Posts from 2016

Selah – Christmas Day (Advent Devo 2016)

Christmas Day The final episode of our series is now live. Merry Christmas from all of us at 24-7 Prayer… Whatever the Holy Spirit touches turns to joy. May your Christmas be saturated with the joy given by the Holy Spirit! Isaiah 9:6-7 (NIV) 6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.…

12.23.16 eHappenings

Quick Links (click any of the links below to go directly to that section) Top News Youth Kidz More News Causes, Clubs, and Caring Dates and Times Christmas Eve, “Who will you invite?” Please join us we gather for our wonderful tradition of worship on the Eve of our Savior’s birth.  There will be a Contemporary celebration at 5p with childcare available and a Traditional celebration at 10p (no childcare).  Both services will enjoy the wonder of candlelight at the…

Selah – Zeal (Advent Devo 2016)

Zeal “There is not a thing that can stand in his way.” Episode 17 is live… Zeal, the gut-tearing passion that no matter what, means that it will happen. God will make it happen. God has accomplished our salvation through Jesus of Nazareth. This all happened because of God’s zeal. Isaiah 9:6-7 (NIV) 6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called…

Selah – That Time On and Forever (Advent Devo 2016)

That Time On and Forever “Allow the eternal dimension to shape our earthly intention.” Episode 16 is live… The Kingdom of Jesus is right now and forever. It is now and not yet. This Kingdom of love and grace will go on forever. We are a part of this Kingdom, and we must allow this reality to shape the present moments of our lives. Isaiah 9:6-7 (NIV) 6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is…

Selah – Righteousness (Advent Devo 2016)

Righteousness “And this is righteousness.” Episode 15 is now live… In the midst of selfishness, even from leadership, Isaiah envisions a leader who would not only bring about righteousness but one who would live rightly before God and others. This is Jesus; this is righteousness. How is God calling you to be the example of right living today? Isaiah 9:6-7 (NIV) 6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be…

Selah – Justice (Advent Devo 2016)

Justice “What we’re left with is grace.” Episode 14 is now live… Is it true? Is it kind? Is it necessary? Thank God that we are not judged in this manner by God. The cross provides an axis shifting possibility for each of us. Look for ways to put that same kind of merciful justice in practice and thank God for grace today. Isaiah 9:6-7 (NIV) 6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given,…

Selah – Establishing and Upholding (Advent Devo 2016)

Establishing and Upholding “It’s easy to get lost in a world that shouts so loud.” Episode 13 is now live… In a world of distractions and overwhelming noise, God is calling us to be God’s people who transform the world in which we live. God chooses us to be a partner in proclaiming the Good News wherever we are in life. What Good News! Isaiah 9:6-7 (NIV) 6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is…

12.16.16 eHappenings

Quick Links (click any of the links below to go directly to that section) Top News Youth Kidz More News Causes, Clubs, and Caring Dates and Times   Songs and Carols of Christmas Sunday, December 18, 4p Come join in song with the RUMC Chancel Choir, r | Kidz, and Tweens as we come together to celebrate families and remember the reason for the season. Childcare will be available for children 4 and under.  You won’t want to miss this!…

Selah – He will Reign (Advent Devo 2016)

He will Reign “He arrived as a baby, lived as a servant, died as a criminal.” Episode 12 is now live… When God’s people wanted a king, God granted their request, but said they were rejecting God. Jesus brings an end to the desire for the reign of a king. Jesus fulfills Israel’s desire for a king, and He does so in an unexpected way. Jesus will reign… Isaiah 9:6-7 (NIV) 6 For to us a child is born, to…

Getting Past Your Past

Is your future caged up in your past? Instead of being dragged down and immobilized by the weight of guilt, pain, or a lingering sense of failure, what freedom could we find in laying those burdens down? Join us for Getting Past Your Past.   Here’s what we will cover: Jan 8 – Breaking the Labels that Bind Jan 15 – Forgiving those that hurt You Jan 22 – Initiating Restoration Jan 29 – Getting Past your Personal Failures Checkout…