That my life would reflect God's glory - Jeremiah Griffin - pastor Rockford, Illinois

Faith On

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Faith is not a meritorious work. It is never the ground of justification—it is simply the channel through which it is received and it, too, is a gift. — John MacArthur Ever hit something so deep it just puts your mind out of wack? This was it for me last night. Faith is a condition we find ourselves in. Faith is a channel caused by and for the Holy Ghost. I was reading in Romans 3:29-4:6 in preparation for a sermon and these verses just nailed what my brain knew…read more

Quotes on Worship

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If our worship is going to be authentic, it must start with God, never with man. — A.W. Tozer I have been reading a lot on Worship as of late.  Seems some folks have been complaining about Worship music (nothing new eh?) and that it wasn’t going to “fit” them and what they wanted.  Worship is so much bigger than what “we” like or what “we” want.  Anyhow, I have a series of quotes that I put in the Month of February to emphasize worship and the proper posture to…read more

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Quote – Triumph Over Sin – John Piper

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“I know of no other way to triumph over down sin long-term than … to gain a distaste for it because of a superior satisfaction in God.” –John Piper Desiring God   He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation. For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities–all things were created through him and for him. And he is before all things, and in him all things hold together. And…read more

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