Matthew 25:14-30 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) The Parable of the Talents 14 “For it is just like a man going on a journey. He called his own slaves and turned over his possessions to them. 15 To one he gave five talents;[a] to another, two; and to another, one—to each according to his own ability. Then he went on […]
The story of Gideon (Judges 6-7) is a great example of a man who experienced transformation, called the people together, was willing to move out of his comfort zone, and obeyed God. As we continue to strive towards accomplishing our vision in 2015 these four keys will guide us as we make progress in outreach, […]
James 3:1-12 (ESV) Taming the Tongue 3 Not many of you should become teachers, my brothers, for you know that we who teach will be judged with greater strictness. 2 For we all stumble in many ways. And if anyone does not stumble in what he says, he is a perfect man, able also to bridle his whole body. 3 If we put bits into […]
We have been saying that church is FAMILY. But the question that we should be asking ourselves today is why did God put us together as family? Did God have anything in mind when he planted us here in this place. Did God had anything in mind when He called us to be part of South Calgary Community Church ? Or you think we are here by accident? I am convinced that He had something in mind. He established us here with a purpose.
One of God’s expectations for His disciples is that we are serving Him. As we are serving, we need to be asking ourselves “why am I serving?” “What is my motive.” Id our serving from selfish motive such as to relieve guilt or to look good? Do I serve because I think God needs my help? Am I serving to obey God? Or am I serving because I have a love for God’s people? Any motive other than love is like shinning a spotlight in the wrong direction. As we serve from a motive of love, the spotlight will shine on Christ.