Sermon into practice: fasting in the real world
Feb27

Sermon into practice: fasting in the real world

We made the case last Sunday for a new kind of fasting.  Fasting would be, and always has been, one of many means by which we seek after God.  But with Jesus having come to us as the Bridegroom–God, the lover, who betroths Himself in faithfulness to His people, the Bride–fasting would henceforth have to be undertaken with the Cross ever in view.  No longer would fasting be in the hope that forgiveness would come, since in...

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Men’s study beginning March 26th
Feb25

Men’s study beginning March 26th

I cannot think of a book that has done more to help me understand my own story’s need of redemption than Tim Keller’s The Prodigal God.  All men are invited to an 8 week study of the book on Tuesday evenings, beginning March 26th at the Lafferty’s.  Email Patrick to register your interest, and to let him know if you’ll need a copy of the book (around...

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February 24, 2013 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “The Story of the Son: Fasting in the Moment” Mark 2:18-22

February 24, 2013 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “The Story of the Son: Fasting in the Moment” Mark 2:18-22 http://ctktexas.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/CTK-2-24-13-compressed.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...

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Catechism Week 9
Feb24

Catechism Week 9

New City Catechism, Question 9

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He makes all things new, in part, by bringing new things together
Feb18

He makes all things new, in part, by bringing new things together

And they sang a new song, saying, “Worthy are you to take the scroll and to open its seals, for you were slain, and by your blood you ransomed people for God from every tribe and language and people and nation. . . .” (Revelation 5:9) For if you love those who love you, what reward do you have? Do not even the tax collectors do the same? And if you greet only your brothers, what more are you doing than others? Do not even the...

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