Living Now with Eternity in Mind #4: Living as God’s House

As you come to him, a living stone—rejected by people but chosen and honored by God—you yourselves, as living stones, a spiritual house, are being built to be a holy priesthood to offer spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. For it stands in Scripture:See, I lay a stone in Zion,a chosen and honored …

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Church, the Holy Spirit, and Learning to Rely on God Rather than Our Institutions

I had a church history professor who was fond of saying, “The church institutionalizes how the Holy Spirit moved last.” He’s right. When a movement of the Spirit comes along, and people are saved and there is revival in the church, there is the innate human tendency to want to replicate this result by nailing …

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