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First Impressions (Lowertown St. Paul)

2 Peter 1:1-2 1 Simon Peter, a servant and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who through the righteousness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ have received a faith as precious as ours: 2 Grace and peace be yours in abundance through the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord. Download Message Slides

The Grace in Being Known by Christ (Downtown Minneapolis)

2 Peter 1:1-2 1 Simon Peter, a servant and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who through the righteousness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ have received a faith as precious as ours: 2 Grace and peace be yours in abundance through the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord. Download Message Slides

His Love Endures Forever (Columbia Heights)

Psalm 136 1 Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good.His love endures forever.2 Give thanks to the God of gods.His love endures forever.3 Give thanks to the Lord of lords:His love endures forever. 4 to him who alone does great wonders,His love endures forever.5 who by his understanding made the heavens,His love endures forever.6 who spread out the earth upon the waters,His love endures forever.7 who made the great lights—His love endures forever.8 the sun to govern the day,His love endures forever.9 the moon and stars to…

Stumbling Stone (Lowertown St. Paul)

Psalm 118 1 Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good;    his love endures forever. 2 Let Israel say:    “His love endures forever.”3 Let the house of Aaron say:    “His love endures forever.”4 Let those who fear the Lord say:    “His love endures forever.” 5 When hard pressed, I cried to the Lord;    he brought me into a spacious place.6 The Lord is with me; I will not be afraid.    What can mere mortals do to me?7 The Lord is with me; he is my helper.    I look in triumph on my enemies.…

A Gift Offered for Peace (Downtown Minneapolis)

Psalm 54 1 Save me, O God, by your name;    vindicate me by your might.2 Hear my prayer, O God;    listen to the words of my mouth. 3 Arrogant foes are attacking me;    ruthless people are trying to kill me—    people without regard for God. 4 Surely God is my help;    the Lord is the one who sustains me. 5 Let evil recoil on those who slander me;    in your faithfulness destroy them. 6 I will sacrifice a freewill offering to you;    I will praise your name, Lord, for it is good.7 You have…

Taste, See, and Grumble? (Columbia Heights)

Psalm 34 1 I will extol the Lord at all times;    his praise will always be on my lips.2 I will glory in the Lord;    let the afflicted hear and rejoice.3 Glorify the Lord with me;    let us exalt his name together. 4 I sought the Lord, and he answered me;    he delivered me from all my fears.5 Those who look to him are radiant;    their faces are never covered with shame.6 This poor man called, and the Lord heard him;    he saved him out of all his troubles.7 The angel of the…

God of My Righteousness (Lowertown St. Paul)

Psalm 4 1 Answer me when I call to you,    my righteous God.Give me relief from my distress;    have mercy on me and hear my prayer. 2 How long will you people turn my glory into shame?    How long will you love delusions and seek false gods?3 Know that the Lord has set apart his faithful servant for himself;    the Lord hears when I call to him. 4 Tremble and do not sin;    when you are on your beds,    search your hearts and be silent.5 Offer the sacrifices of the righteous    and…

Who is this King of Glory? (Downtown Minneapolis)

Psalm 24 1 The earth is the Lord’s, and everything in it,    the world, and all who live in it;2 for he founded it on the seas    and established it on the waters. 3 Who may ascend the mountain of the Lord?    Who may stand in his holy place?4 The one who has clean hands and a pure heart,    who does not trust in an idol    or swear by a false god. 5 They will receive blessing from the Lord    and vindication from God their Savior.6 Such is the generation of those…

Fear the Lord, Follow the Lord (Columbia Heights)

Psalm 128 1 Blessed are all who fear the Lord,    who walk in obedience to him.2 You will eat the fruit of your labor;    blessings and prosperity will be yours.3 Your wife will be like a fruitful vine    within your house;your children will be like olive shoots    around your table.4 Yes, this will be the blessing    for the man who fears the Lord. 5 May the Lord bless you from Zion;    may you see the prosperity of Jerusalem    all the days of your life.6 May you live to see your children’s children—    peace be…