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Highest Honour: Honouring the Love

By Brad Quiring on May 20, 2018

Love stands out in most people's minds when they think of marriage. The image is usually rose-coloured romanticism but not real love. Romantic love definitely has its place in marriage, but the real love that God commands reflects the attitude of Jesus Christ. Marriage is the place where the husband and wife exercise true agape love for one another, sacrificially...

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Commitment: Commitment to Peace

By Brad Quiring on February 11, 2018

Romans 12:17-21. Jesus came to bring peace. Peace between people and God and peace between people. Since Adam and Eve's fall, conflict and unhealthy, unhelpful competition has existed between people. God sent Jesus to bring His peace to those who believe in Christ. This peace is not just the absence of conflict, "agreeing to disagree" or "let's just all get...

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The Arrival: Arrival of Love

By Brad Quiring on December 17, 2017

The modern definition of love is either extremely shallow and self-seeking or is set up as something that is so idealized it can never be attained. The reality is that love is something others’ focused and has been demonstrated by God’s gift to the world: Jesus. Love arrived at Christmas.

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The Whole Picture: God So Loved the World

By Brad Quiring on July 2, 2017

John 3:16 is one of the most familiar and most loved passages in the Bible. It has been a key Bible verse for the faith of many followers of Christ. But this verse comes in the middle of a powerful message from Christ. A message that deals with the true dark nature of our sin, God's justified condemnation and the powerful...

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Love God, Love My Neighbour

By Brad Quiring on September 11, 2016

We're launching the new ministry year with a challenge to reach our neighbours for Jesus. Who is my neighbour and how do I love them? Mark 12:28-33 contains one of the most valuable lessons for us as followers of Jesus Christ. We must love the Lord our God with all our being. Based on that truth, we must love our...

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Love God, Love Myself

By Brad Quiring on September 4, 2016

Jesus told us to love God with all our being and then love our neighbour as ourselves. The big question isn't "How do I love God?" or, "How do I love my neighbour?" The big question is around loving myself. The key is God. When we love God, we can love ourselves. As we learn to really love God, then...

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The Unlikely Suspects: Tabitha, the Server

By Brad Quiring on August 14, 2016

Don’t think that the great preachers and Bible teachers have the corner on the market when it comes to influence in life and society.You have a talent? You good with your hands? Do you put it to use for the benefit of others because you love Jesus and them? You will rock their world and change their lives....

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The Unlikely Suspects: Levi, the Party Master

By Brad Quiring on August 7, 2016

Levi (Matthew), the cheating rat tax-collector, met Jesus and left everything to follow him. So, how does he celebrate his newfound faith and life? He throws a party for Jesus and invites every “undesirable” and unsavoury character to meet Jesus. And Jesus loved it! Join us this Sunday to learn about evangelism like you’ve never thought could be.

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Missing Peace: Broken Peace

By Brad Quiring on March 25, 2016

Broken peace. Broken bread. Broken body. Through Jesus’ own broken body, God’s peace came to us. Twitter and Facebook #ALBCMissingPeace

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By Brad Quiring on February 14, 2016

Love. February 14 focuses on love, friendship and good relationships. It really focuses on the emotional feeling of "love". What does the Bible say about love? God's love to us and our responsibility to love one another is a theme that runs through the entire Bible. Today's message has to do with the attitudes and actions of God's love through us...

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Finding Bethlehem: Love Came Down in Bethlehem

By Brad Quiring on December 13, 2015

The love of God shown through Jesus is different from all other kinds of love this world offers. God’s love is more powerful than fame, force and money. Come discover the source of this love and how to give it to others.

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