Part of our mission offerings are set aside to fund specific small outreach Image © Consuelo Udave from GoodSalt.com projects around the world. These are separate from the larger Thirteenth Sabbath Offering funds. Two recipients report on how they used these special project funds to reach out to their communities.
Influence of Our Words And whatsoever ye do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God and the Father by him. Colossians 3:17
Read Matthew 26:26-28 . Image © Ain Vares from GoodSalt.com What meaning is evident in what Jesus is telling us to do here
A Change of Raiment I will greatly rejoice in the Lord, my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he hath clothed me with the garments of salvation, he hath covered me with the robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom decketh himself with ornaments, and as a bride adorneth herself with her jewels. Isaiah 61:10. “And he shewed me Joshua the high priest”–a representative of the people who keep the commandments of God–”standing before the angel of the Lord, and Satan standing at his right hand to resist him” (Zechariah 3:1). Christ is our High Priest.
What does it mean to be “under the influence”?
Photo: MorgueFile Two thousand years ago in Alexandria, Egypt pagan temples competed for worshipers. In order to get the attention of the people, priests in these pagan temples had to come up with schemes and new inventions to create awe and wonder. One man named Heron of Alexandria created many devices for these temples such as flying chariots, moving statues, crying statues, automatic holy water dispensers, and many more
By Walking as Christ Walked As ye have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk ye in him . Col. 2:6.