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A Wednesday Morning Hymn and Message!

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Merry Xmas Team Members! Thank you for your wonderful responses and comments....Give God all the glory!

Message: We have seen what Paul and Jesus had to say about our impact on others, now let's look at what happens when we cause others to sin, especially believers"
1. Matt 18:6-7 - Jesus reveals what happens to those that cause others to sin:
a. Don't be the source who causes others to sin.
b. If you do, it would be better for them to hang a millstone around their neck and be drown in the deep sea.
c. Woe (comdemnation to death) unto the world that causes people to sin.
d. Woe ( comdemnation to death) to the person who causes others to sin.
2. 1 Cor 8:12 - Why such a warning as given above? When we cause others to sin, we sin against Christ. As Christians we have freedom, but we also have obligations to others, not to cause them to sin, but rather to teach them not to sin.
3. 2 Cor 6:3 - In all things, we are not to cause others to sin, that the ministry of our Lord be not blamed, but in all things let us prove ourselves as ministers of Christ.
4. To Be Continued Monday!

Merry Xmas Team Members, from our house to your house.

HYMN: Title : Angels We Heard On High

1. Angels we have heard on high, sweetly singing over the plains; And the mountains in reply, echoing their joyous strains. Refrain: Gloria, in excelsis Deo.

2. Shepherds, why this jubilee? Why your joyous strains prolong? What the gladsome tidings be which inspired your heav'nly song? Refrain.

3. Come to Bethlehem and see, Him whose birth the angels sing; Come, adore on bended knee Christ the Lord, the newborn King. Refrain.

4. See Him in a manger laid, whom the choir of angels praise; Mary, Joseph, lend your aid, while hearts in love we raise. Refrain.

  
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    Nice blog. Perfect for the Christmas season.

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A Tuesday Morning Hymn and Message!

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Greetings Team Members! We are just a few days away from Xmas. Praise the Lord!

Hymn Title: The First Noel

1. The first Noel, the angels did say, was to certain poor shepherds in field where they lay; In field where they lay, keeping their sheep, on a cold winter night that was so deep.

Refrain: Noel, Noel, Noel, Noel, Born is the King of Israel.

2. They looked up and saw a great star, Shining in the east beyond them far; and to the earth, it gave great light, and so it continue both day and night. Refrain.

3. And by the light of that same star, Three wisemen came from country far, To seek for a king was their intent, and follow the star wherever it went. Refrain.

4. This star drew nigh to the northeast, ov'r Bethlehem it took its rest, And there it both stop and stay, Right over the place where Jesus lay. Refrain.

Message: Paul showed us how to be the right kind of example to the world, and today let's listen To Jesus how He shows us the way:
1. Matt 5:13 - Jesus says Christians are the SALT of the earth. But salt that loses it's flavor is good for nothing except to be trodden under foot of men.
a. Salt adds flavor, acts as a preservative, melts coldness, and heals wounds.
b. This is a good description of the true believer in their relationship to others.
2. Matt 5:14-16 - Jesus says Christians are the light of the world.
a. A city on a hill cannot be hidden; neither does a man light a candle and hide it.
b. A candlestick gives light to all in the house.
c. So be like the candle and let your light so shine that others may see your good works and glorify the Father which is in heaven.
d. Salt is the condition to meet men's needs, and light is the mission of Christians to all men.
e. Darkness is the absence of Light. Darkness alone cannot dispel light, but the smallest light can dispel the great darkness.
3. Now that's something to think about! To Be Continue Tomorrow.
Merry Xmas Everyone, God Bless, Vic.

  
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KASE72 12/23/2010 9:18AM

    A cool way to see that verse. I would not have thought about salt's properties that way.

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SUMMERSMILES1 12/21/2010 11:34AM

    Thanks MJRVIC2000 for the inspirational blog. The message, Math 5:13-16, is good for all of us to remember at this time.

May you and yours have a very Blessed Christmas and New Year.

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A Monday Morning Prayerful Hymn and Message!

Monday, December 20, 2010

Merry Xmas Team Members! Thank you for your responses and comments this past week. Praise God and give Him all the glory.

Hymn Title: What Child Is This?

1. What child is this, who, laid to rest, on Mary's lap is sleeping? Whom angels greet with anthems sweet, while shepherds watch are keeping.

Refrain: This, this is Christ the King, whom shepherds guard and angels sing; Haste, haste to bring Him laud, the Babe, the Son of Mary.

2. Why lies He in such mean estate, where ox and ass are feeding? Good Christians, fear, for sinners here the silent Word is pleading. Refrain:

3. So bring Him incense, gold and myrrh, peasant King, to own Him, the King of Kings salvation brings, let loving hearts enthrone Him. Refrain:

Today's message:

As we continue to look at what the Bible teaches us concerning moral and immoral issues, a third major question needs to be asked: What impact will our example have on others? Will our example encourage others to serve God better, or will it be a bad example?
1. 1 Tim 4:12-16 - Paul teaches Timothy, as he teaches us even today, to be good examples for believers and nonbelivers:
a. In word (In conversation).
b. In conversation (In behavior).
c. In charity (In loving others).
d. In spirit (In proper attitude).
e. In faith (In trusting God always and in everything).
f. In purity (In sexual behavior and in life integrity).
g. How? Read verses 13 thru 16.
h. Why? Verse 16, "For in doing so, thou shall both save thyself, and those that hear thee".
i. Test yourself in each of the areas listed above to see how you measure up.
2. To Be Continued Tuesday!
May each of you be willing to stand in truth and be blessed. In His Love, Vic.

  


A Sunday Morning Christmas Hymn!

Sunday, December 19, 2010

Title: O Come, All Ye Faithful!

1. O come, all ye faithful, joyful and triumphant, O come ye, O come ye to Bethlehem! Come and behold Him, born the King of angels!

Refrain:
O come, let us adore Him, O come let us adore Him, O come let us adore Him, Christ the Lords!

2. Sing choirs of angels, sing in exultation, O sing, all ye bright hosts of heav'n above! Glory to God, all glory in the highest!

Refrain:

3. Yea, Lord, we greet thee, born this happy morning, Jesus, to thee be all glory giv'n; Word of the Father, now in flesh appearing!

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Trust Everyone is Having a Good Weekend! Merry Xmas, Vic.

  
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    AMEN! TO HIM BE ALL GLORY GIV'N! OH COME LET US ADORE HIM CHRIST THE LORD!
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A Saturday Morning Christmas Hymn!

Saturday, December 18, 2010

Title: It Came Upon The Midnight Clear

1. It came upon the midnight clear, that glorious song of old,
From angels bending near the earth to touch their harps of gold;
Peace on the earth, good-will to men, from heav'n's gracious King;
The world in solemn stillness lay, to hear the angels sing.

2. Still thru the cloven skies they come, with peaceful wings unfurled;
And still their heav'nly music floats, O'er all the weary world;
Above it's sad and lowly plains, they bend on hovering wing,
And ever over the Babel sounds, the blessed angels sing.

3. Yet with the woes of sin and strife, the world has suffered long;
Beneath the angel-strain have rolled, two thousand years of wrong;
And men, at war with men, hear not the love-song which they bring,
O hush the noise, ye men of strife, and hear the angels sing.

4. For lo! The days are hastening on, By prophets seen of old,
When with the ever-circling years, shall come the time foretold;
When with the heav'n and earth shall own, The Prince of Peace their King,
And the whole world send back the song, which now the angels sing.

Merry Xmas Everyone, and Have a great weekend! God Bless, Vic.

  
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    Great, I loved it.

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    Awesome, thanks for sharing!

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4DOGNIGHT 12/18/2010 9:35AM

    I love that song. I thought maybe you would change the words to reflect current times. Could be fun!

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