Lent: RHC Journey to the Cross and Empty Tomb

Posted by Tanner Turley on

Who would say: "I need more of Christ in my life."?  That is what LENT is all about, and it starts today (3/1)!  Lent is a 40-Day journey to the Cross and Empty Tomb of Jesus. Christians have observed Lent for centuries to practice prayer, repentance, fasting, and worship...

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Tags: easter, fasting, lent, prayer

Resources on Prayer

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One of my missions professors in seminary (David Sills) says this: "If you ever want to humble a person, ask them about their prayer life." His statement rings true, doesn't it? If someone were to ask you about your devotion to God in prayer (Acts 2:42; Rom. 12:12), would you be humbled? I hate...

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Tags: prayer, acts, david brainerd, john piper, jonathan edwards, octavius winslow

Medimemo of the Week: Matthew 6:9-13

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“Pray then like this: ‘Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us...

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Tags: prayer, matthew, medimemo

Two Great Fears. One Solution.

Posted by Tanner Turley on

God has been unbelievably kind to us as we have engaged in the early stages of starting Redemption Hill Church. We have had an incredible run since we arrived in Medford about 8 months ago. We have seen our first little Community Group of seven people grow into three vibrant Community Groups...

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Tags: faith, church planting, prayer

Foundations: Prayer and Fasting

Posted by Jon Chasteen on

We began this series highlighting the sovereignty of God as a key foundation for planting a church. While the sovereignty of God is essential for church planting, one could be tempted to ask, “If God is sovereign, why pray?” The short answer to this question is that while God is...

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Tags: foundations, prayer, fasting