Blog: Death Still Stings
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Blog: Death Still Stings

A few weeks ago, I was with a friend just after his father passed away. Another friend lost her grandmother, a third had a cousin that unexpectedly and tragically died. In the middle of these losses in the lives of my friends, one of the pastors from my teen years went home to be with...

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Encounter Night of Prayer & Worship: Sunday, February 23rd

This year we will be kicking of “Seek God for the City” by joining with Grace Alliance for an Encounter Night of Prayer & Worship on Sunday, February 23rd at 6:30 PM. We will also be closing out our time of “Seek God for the City” with another Encounter Night on Good Friday, April 10th....

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Seek God for the City

This year we are once again taking part in the Waymakers 40 days of focused prayers of biblical hope called “Seek God for the City”. “Seek God for the City” is designed to mobilize many to pray with united, sustained vision for people of their community. The 40 days run from February 26th through Palm...

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Men’s Bible Study: Saturday, February 1st

The next men’s Bible study at Tabernacle Baptist Church, 150 East 2nd Street in Burlington, is on Saturday, February 1st at 10:00 AM. Abie teaches this study on the first Saturday of every month. The Bible study is open to all men of the community. The Saturday Men’s Bible Fellowship is a weekly gathering of...

“Abide” John 15:1-4 Part IV
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“Abide” John 15:1-4 Part IV

We’ve talked about the True Vine, the Vinedresser and the fruit. Jesus supplies all of our needs. The Father supplies all the effort and our lives produce the fruit of Christ likeness. Today we get to the command of this analogy. See, as expected we play a part in this analogy. It is a relationship...

Revelation 3:14-22, “Awareness”
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Revelation 3:14-22, “Awareness”

Jesus’ final message to the churches of Asia Minor contain two of His most famous but most misunderstood and misused statements of the entire letter. He told the church at Laodicea, “I could wish you were cold or hot. So then, because you are lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot, I will vomit you out of My...

“What Does God Want from Us?” John 15:1-4
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“What Does God Want from Us?” John 15:1-4

Have you ever wondered, maybe even asked the question, “what does God want from me?” The question sounds like it might have a negative context as if someone is fed up and they think that God is being unjust and they think that somehow He wants too much. But I believe it’s actually an important...

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Youth Group Movie Night: Saturday, January 18th

All students in grades 7th-12th are invited to join us for our next Youth Group movie night on Saturday, January 18th from 6:00 PM-9:00 PM at Amanda’s house, 526 Wood Street in Burlington. We will be watching “Overcomer” and having dinner together. If you have any questions, please see Amanda, amanda@cityofrefugefellowship.org

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Discipleship Small Group: Starts On January 25th

On January 25th we are going to begin a new discipleship small group. Before Jesus ascended into heaven, He gave the apostles the greatcommission to go into all the world and make disciples. While we attempt to take that as our calling, we often miss the fact that Jesus had taken three years to make...

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Prayer Meeting: Monday, January 20th, 7:00 PM

Join us as we gather for a time of praying with and for each other on Monday, January 20th at 7:00 PM. Our prayer meetings are a time for us to share our burdens with each other and to hold up the arms of our brothers and sisters. There is no obligation to prayer out loud...