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April 27, 2014

Moving Forward: Baptism

Moving Forward: Baptism

This weekend, we were able to have a baptism service at Real Life. It was exciting to see people wanting to express their faith in Jesus so that everyone could see. In light of that, I wanted to take a moment to discuss some of what baptism is all about. Galatians 3:27 says, “All who […]

April 24, 2014

Really? Questions and Answers Concerning Christianity

Really? Questions and Answers Concerning Christianity

We all have questions. We live in a world filled with mystery and wonder, pain and struggle. We might find ourselves asking things like, “Why cancer?” or “How did anything get here?” or “What’s the point?” Amazingly, the Bible has answers to all these questions and more. It tells gives us something to stand on. […]

April 21, 2014

Refocus: Prayer

Refocus: Prayer

It’s been said that one of the greatest tragedies is prayer that goes unanswered because it goes unasked. Think about it. God is unstoppable and He is for us. What does that mean? It means that He is wants to do mighty things in and through us. The Bible says it clearly in James 4:2-3. […]

April 14, 2014

Move Forward: Leaving Square One Behind

Move Forward: Leaving Square One Behind

I fall asleep sometimes when I am watching movies at night. Some of you may be able to relate to this or you may have someone in your family who is like this. When this happens, I figure out where I dozed off and pick up the movie in the same spot on another night. […]

April 10, 2014

LiveHere_LoveHere: Involved in April

LiveHere_LoveHere: Involved in April

There is SO MUCH that happens through Real Life beyond Sunday mornings from 9:19 to 10:45. We are truly involved in serving Jesus here in the community. And we need each other as we reach out. In February and March, our LiveHere_LoveHere initiative focused on praying and acting in ways that were concentrated on outreach. […]

April 3, 2014

Why Movie Mondays?

Why Movie Mondays?

As you may know, Real Life is starting something new this Monday. All the details are at the bottom of this post, but the basic idea is that students (4th grade and up) are invited to the Hayes’s home to watch animated movies, have pizza and then discuss the content of the movies together. But […]

March 28, 2014

Easter at the Y: You’re Invited!

Easter at the Y: You're Invited!

Real Life Fellowship, is having an Easter event on April 19 at 6:45pm! Here is what you need to know: – everyone is invited… Christ-followers, skeptics, those who have been away from church for a while, all ages, etc. – there is no need to dress up… jeans are absolutely fine. – children will have a […]

March 27, 2014

Are You Committed?

Are You Committed?

I’m inspired by the words written in Psalm 71:15: I will tell everyone about your righteousness. All day long I will proclaim your saving power, though I am not skilled with words. The psalmist’s statement is an excellent one for us to model our own actions after. Let’s look at three aspects of this verse. […]

March 20, 2014

His Mission is Our Mission

His Mission is Our Mission

In Mark 1, we can read about Jesus becoming very popular in an area called Capernaum because of the wonderful things that he did there. He healed people who had various diseases. He cast out demons. He changed the make-up of a whole town by showing compassion and making people well. As you can imagine, […]

March 10, 2014

The “Be Like Levi” Challenge: Live Here_Love Here

The "Be Like Levi" Challenge: Live Here_Love Here

Our Live Here_Love Here emphasis lately has been a laser-focus on reaching out to those around us. We have been working on reaching out online for the past couple weeks and we will continue to do that. However, here you can read about the second part of our LH_LH focus. Sometimes people think that “evangelism” and […]

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