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February Bulletins

February 17th:  “Identity” 1 Corinthians 1:1-3 [Bulletin]

Most, if not all, of the problems that Paul addresses were hatched from the influence of [Corinth’s] setting.  Values that were antithetical to the message of the cross—particularly those related to honor and status so basic to the Greco-Roman social system, in which power manifesting itself in ruthlessness and self-advancement is thought to be the only sensible course—percolated into the church, destroying its fellowship and its Christian witness … – David Garland (Baker Exegetical Commentary)

February 10th:  “The Holy Spirit and the Word of God” Ephesians 5:18 [Bulletin]

The truth is that the Day of Pentecost … is unrepeatable, as unrepeatable as the Savior’s death, resurrection, and ascension which preceded it.  But its blessings are for all who belong to Christ.  All Christians since that day, without any exception, have become participants in this new age and have received the gifts of forgiveness and the Spirit which Christ made available by His death, resurrection, ascension, and outpouring of the Spirit. – John R.W. Stott

February 3rd:  “Be Filled with the Spirit” Ephesians 5:18 [Bulletin]

Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters. – Gen. 1:2

The Spirit and the bride say, ‘Come!’  And let him who hears say, ‘Come!  Whoever is thirsty, let him come; and whoever wishes, let him take the free gift of the water of life. – Rev. 22:17