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Archive for April, 2012

Sermon – The Mental Health of the Church

A church is individuals brought together as a family, each with their own baggage and assembly of parts. Each responding from their own backgrounds. The Holy Spirit will guide us and tell us how to bring the family together as a healing redemptive fellowship. Matt 16:21-22, 2 Tim 1:6-7 www.littlechurchonthelane.com/audio/2012.04.29.mp3 Related posts: Sermon – Who […]


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Gospel Lesson — 04.29.2012

11 “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.12 The hired hand is not the shepherd and does not own the sheep. So when he sees the wolf coming, he abandons the sheep and runs away. Then the wolf attacks the flock and scatters it. 13 The man runs away because […]


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Epistle Lesson — 04.29.2012

16 This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers and sisters. 17 If anyone has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need but has no pity on them, how can the love of God be […]


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Psalm of Praise — 04.29.2012

1 I will extol the Lord at all times; his praise will always be on my lips. 2 I will glory in the Lord; let the afflicted hear and rejoice. 3 Glorify the Lord with me; let us exalt his name together. 4 I sought the Lord, and he answered me; he delivered me from all my fears. 5 Those […]


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Time of Silence —04.29.2012

1 You have searched me, Lord, and you know me. 2 You know when I sit and when I rise; you perceive my thoughts from afar. 3 You discern my going out and my lying down; you are familiar with all my ways. — Psalm 139:1-3 Related posts: Time of Silence — 04.01.2012 Time of Silence — 03.25.2012 […]


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Silent Meditation — 04.29.2012

Did not Jesus say, “I am the door of the sheepfold’? What to us is the sheepfold, dear children? It is the heart of the Father, whereunto Christ is the Gate that is called Beautiful. O children, how sweetly and how gladly has He opened that door into the Father’s heart, into the treasure-chamber of […]


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Watchword for the Week — 04.29.2012

Jesus says, “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.” — John 10:11 Related posts: Watchword for the Week — 04.22.2012 Watchword for the Week — 04.15.2012 Watchword for the Week — 04.08.2012 Watchword for the Week — 02.19.2012 Watchword for the Week — 12.25.2011


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Sermon – Who Do You Say That I Am?

Rusty Rushing, soon to graduate from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, delivered today’s message.  Do you see Jesus for who he truly is? Is he your personal Lord and Savior whose cross you are willing to take up and follow?  Matt 16:13-20, Matt 10:2, Acts 8, Acts 10, 1 Peter 2, 1 Peter 5 www.littlechurchonthelane.com/audio/2012.04.21.mp3 Related posts: […]


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Gospel Lesson — 04.22.2012

36 While they were still talking about this, Jesus himself stood among them and said to them, “Peace be with you.” 37 They were startled and frightened, thinking they saw a ghost. 38 He said to them, “Why are you troubled, and why do doubts rise in your minds? 39 Look at my hands and […]


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Epistle Lesson — 04.22.2012

1 See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him. 2 Dear friends, now we are children of God, and what we will be has […]


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Time of Silence — 04.22.2012

1 Give praise to the LORD, proclaim his name; make known among the nations what he has done. 2 Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell of all his wonderful acts. — Psalm 105:1-2 Related posts: Time of Silence — 04.01.2012 Psalm of Praise — 03.11.2012 Time of Silence — 02.26.2012 Psalms of Worship […]


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Silent Meditation — 04.22.2012

Many things are possible for the person who has hope. Even more is possible for the person who has faith. And still more is possible for the person who knows how to love. But everything is possible for the person who practices all three virtues. — Brother Lawrence Related posts: Silent Meditation — 04.01.2012 Silent […]


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Watchword for the Week — 04.22.2012

See what love the Father has given us, that we should be called children of God; and that is what we are. — 1 John 3:1 Related posts: Gospel Lesson — 04.15.2012 Watchword for the Week — 04.15.2012 Watchword for the Week — 04.08.2012 Watchword for the Week — 03.18.2012 Watchword for the Week — […]


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Vacation Bible School — 2012

Little Church on the Lane VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL 2012 This year the event will take place on June 11 – 14 from 9:00 a.m. until noon.  Children ages 3 – 4th grade are invited.  We are asking for a $5.00 donation per child to help cover costs.  Please include donation with your registration form. To […]


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New Confirmed Members of Little Church on the Lane — April 2012

On Palm Sunday these children will be confirmed. They have been studying in Dot Maxwell’s class for this special time in their lives. Please pray for them as they grow in their walk with the Lord. Jack Rushing Charles “Chipper” McManus Matthew Jarrett Maddie Bain Femata Koroma Congratulations to these precious members of God’s family! […]


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Stewardship — April 2012

Giving up as a discipline for Lent Giving up and giving back as a gift to God We are completing another season of Lent. Once again, many have replaced temporal pleasures for a season to draw closer to God.  As God gave up His son, Jesus, for a universe of sin, many make small sacrifices […]


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Sermon – God With Us

Jesus was with God in the beginning. God through Jesus came to live with us in human form. Sin does not have the last word. What will you do with this good news? Why do you look for the living among the dead? He has Risen! John 1:1-14, Gen 1:1-5, Exodus 25:8-9, John 3:16-18, John 20:1-17, […]


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Gospel Lesson — 04.15.2012

1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was with God in the beginning. 3 Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. 4 In him was life, and that life was the light of all […]


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Epistle Lesson — 04.15.2012

1 That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked at and our hands have touched—this we proclaim concerning the Word of life. 2 The life appeared; we have seen it and testify to it, and we proclaim to you the eternal life, […]


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Psalm of Praise — 04.15.2012

1 The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands. 2 Day after day they pour forth speech; night after night they reveal knowledge. 3 They have no speech, they use no words; no sound is heard from them. 4 Yet their voice goes out into all the earth, […]


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Silent Meditation — 04.15.2012

A believer longs after God—to come into His presence—to feel His love—to feel near to Him in secret—to feel in the crowd that He is nearer than all the creatures. Ah! Dear brethren, have you ever tasted this blessedness? There is greater rest and solace to be found in the presence of God for one […]


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Watchword for the Week — 04.15.2012

If we walk in the light as God is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus his Son cleanses us from all sin. — 1 John 1:7 Related posts: Gospel Lesson — 03.18.2012 Epistle Lesson — 02.19.2012 Watchword for the Week — 02.19.2012 Scripture 9 — 12.25.2011 Gospel […]


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Sermon – Discovered Hope

Jesus enters Jerusalem on a donkey and in a few days he is crucified. How did this happen so fast? The day of resurrection is our guarantee. John 19:16; John 21:24; 1 John 1:3-4,9;  1 John 4:7, 13-16    www.littlechurchonthelane.com/audio/2012.04.08.mp3 Related posts: Sermon – Growing As A Disciple: Sharing Our Faith Sermon – Growing As A Disciple: […]


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Silent Meditation (11:00) — 04.08.2012

Today is the day of salvation for the world…Christ is risen from the dead: arise with Him. Christ returns to Himself: you also must return to Him. Christ has come forth from the tomb: free yourselves from the fetters of evil. The gates of hell are open and the power of death is destroyed. The […]


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Silent Meditation (Easter Sunrise) — 04.08.2012

“Come, see the place where the Lord lay,” with joy and gladness. He does not lie there now. Weep, when ye see the tomb of Christ, but rejoice because it is empty. Thy sin slew Him, but His divinity raised him up. Thy guilt hath murdered Him, but his righteousness hath restored Him. Oh! He […]


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Watchword for the Week — 04.08.2012

But in fact Christ has been raised from the dead, the first fruits of those who have died. — 1 Corinthians 15:20 Related posts: Epistle Lesson — 03.18.2012 Watchword for the Week — 03.11.2012 Epistle Lesson — 03.04.2012 Watchword for the Week — 02.19.2012 Epistle Lesson — 01.15.2012


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Sermon – Palm Sunday

Confirmations and Holy Communion www.littlechurchonthelane.com/audio/2012.04.01.mp3 Related posts: Sermon – Growing As A Disciple: Service Growing As A Disciple: Worship Sermon – Growing As A Disciple: The Word Sermon – We Were All Babies Sermon – Friendship With Jesus


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