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CEM_INITIATIVE

Initiative is seeing what needs to be done and doing it. Memory Verse: “Work at everything you do with all your heart. Work as if you were working for the Lord.” Colossians 3:23a, NIrV Week 1: Today we  began with the first chapter of Nehemiah. Nehemiah was working for King Artaxerxes when his brother brought news from […]

CEM_WISDOM

Wisdom is finding out what you should do and doing it. Memory Verse: “Choose my teaching instead of silver. Choose knowledge rather than fine gold.” Proverbs 8:10, NIrV Week 1  We will look at 1 Kings 3:4-15 and discover one of the wisest men who ever lived—Solomon. As Solomon got ready to take on the […]

Response to SCOTUS Decision for FBCPTC

I’m deeply grateful to be a citizen of the United States of America. As one who has traveled outside of our borders, I’m often reminded at how blessed we are as a nation. I consider my citizenship to be one of my most prized possessions and something I must never take for granted. Yet as […]

Scripture for Week of June 22-28

Psalm 9:1-20 (NIV) 1I will give thanks to you, Lord, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds. 2I will be glad and rejoice in you; I will sing the praises of your name, O Most High. 3My enemies turn back; they stumble and perish before you. 4For you have upheld my […]

Scripture for Week of June 15-21

Ephesians 2:8-9 (NIV) 8For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God— 9not by works, so that no one can boast. 10For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.

Scripture for Week of June 8-14

Colossians 1:3-8 (NIV) 3We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you, 4because we have heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and of the love you have for all God’s people— 5the faith and love that spring from the hope stored up for you in heaven and about which […]

Scripture for Week of May 25-31

Matthew 18:21-35 (NIV) 21Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?” 22Jesus answered, “I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times. 23 “Therefore, the kingdom of heaven is like a king who wanted to settle accounts with […]