Calling All Nations!

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We would like to take an opportunity to express our thankfulness to those of you across the world, who have shown their support of United in Christ Jesus!  We have seen an increasing presence from Brazil and would love to hear how you heard about UCJ, what church you attend (include website, if possible) and what has blessed you about …

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2014 Oktoberfest Outreach Review – Shane Sands

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12 But when Jesus heard this, He said, “It is not those who are healthy who need a physician, but those who are sick. 13 But go and learn what this means: ‘ I DESIRE COMPASSION,AND NOT SACRIFICE,’ for I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners.”Matt 9:12-13 (NASB) After returning from the Oktoberfest, held in Cincinnati, My wife Holly, …

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A Psalm of Communion by Holly Sands

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Through the cold winds of adversity, my soul has found its shelter in You, O LORD. It is You, O Great Sovereign, who loves me. I may have never understood the depth of Your love until You placed me in such tumultuous situations where I had no choice but to draw near to You or die. It is in this …

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The Doubting Christian by John Bunyan

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Christians aren’t very often able to see their graces, but they can usually see their failings pretty clear, the selfish desires that shake their souls.  Question: But since I am pulled both ways, both toward God and toward my own selfish inclinations, how can I know which one my soul is truly clinging to? Answer: Here is how you can know: …

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Prayer to Open a Door, Obedience to Walk Through it by Shane Sands

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Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with an attitude of thanksgiving; 3 praying at the same time for us as well, that God will open up to us a door for the word, so that we may speak forth the mystery of Christ, for which I have also been imprisoned; 4 that I may make it clear in the way …

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