3rd Sunday of Easter (Series B) April 15, 2018 Gospel: Luke 24:36-49 Epistle: 1 John 3:1-7 Lesson: Acts 3:11-21 Psalm: Psalm 4 CLB Commentary – Rev. Gary Witkop We live post resurrection. Praise God. We understand what the disciples were only beginning to understand. In this account Jesus appeared in the flesh to his followers
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Please pray for David Veum, president of LBS, as he meets with several people in Calgary, Edmonton, and Camrose, Alberta about their call to ministry.
As of April 1st we have changed our name from Gethsemane LBC to True Life Church. Pray that we will be faithful in reaching our community with the gospel.
Pray that the death and resurrection of Jesus and His wonderful gift of salvation will be made clear to all who attend services today. Praise the Lord! He is risen!
Pray for the CLB churches that have been in plateau or decline in recent years that the Lord will encourage and empower them to more effectively connect with the people in their communities. Pray that their ministries will flourish.
Many churches will be celebrating Good Friday today with meals, services and drama presentations. Pray for this time of reflection and fellowship in all churches as they celebrate the Messiah’s death and resurrection.
Pray for the three CLB churches in the Rhode Island/Connecticut area as they seek the Lord for where to plant a church. They are clustering together and praying for God’s direction.
Pray for protection over our church as we are doing God’s work. Pray that Satan will have no place here and that he will be rejected.
2nd Sunday of Easter (Series B) April 8, 2018 Gospel: John 20:19-31 Epistle: 1 John 1:1-2:2 Lesson: Acts 4:32-35 Psalm: Psalm 148 CLB Commentary – C.H. Lenski In his risen and glorified state time, space, the rock of the tomb, the walls and the doors of buildings no longer hamper the body of Jesus. He
Pray for Rev. Joel Egge and Dr. Allen Bjerkaas as they develop elder training courses for lay training.
Pray for the team of 19 students and chaperons as they head to the Dominican Republic on their annual mission trip. Pray for the furtherance of the gospel in the schools, prisons, and villages that the team will visit.
Our preaching series concludes on the book of Galatians this Sunday. May God’s Word richly equip and encourage the church family at Bethesda.