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What Did Jesus Do (Part 4): He Started with the Gospel, and Showed Us What True Discipleship Looks Like

As we finish up with this first section of Jesus’ sermon, and we continue with the message of transformation Jesus is showing us here, we come to verses 8-16. These verses show the transformation being complete in a person deciding to follow Christ and being born again. 8God blesses those whose hearts are pure, for …

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What Did Jesus Do: Discipling in the Every Day

23 Then Jesus got into the boat and started across the lake with his disciples.  24 Suddenly, a fierce storm struck the lake, with waves breaking into the boat. But Jesus was sleeping. 25 The disciples went and woke him up, shouting, “Lord, save us! We’re going to drown!” 26 Jesus responded, “Why are you afraid? You have so little faith!”  …

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Biblical Poetry: Discipleship from Psalm 23

1 The Lord is my shepherd.    I will always have everything I need.2 He gives me green pastures to lie in.    He leads me by calm pools of water.3 He restores my strength.    He leads me on right paths to show that he is good.4 Even if I walk through a valley as dark as the grave,    I will not be afraid of any danger, because …

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Biblical Poetry: Discipleship in Psalm 8

1Lord our Lord, your name is the most wonderful in all the earth!    It brings you praise everywhere in heaven. 2 From the mouths of children and babies come songs of praise to you.    They sing of your power to silence your enemies who were seeking revenge. 3 I look at the heavens you made with your hands.    I see the …

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