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Ephesians 5:21 And further, submit to one another out of reverence for Christ. Verses 19 and 20 of this chapter give several practical ways in which Christians can express being filled with the Spirit. Here, Paul brings out another, which is mutual submission. Submission in the context of a Christian relationship includes the idea of […]

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The power of healthy relationships “A person standing alone can be attacked and defeated, but two can stand back-to-back and conquer. Three are even better, for a triple-braided cord is not easily broken.” Ecclesiastes 4:12(NLT) We started Alpha last week and met some amazing people from all walks of life. One of the things that […]

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Over the past couple of weeks at church we’ve spoken about God’s best for relationships, the reality is God sets the bar really high for how we should conduct ourselves in relationship. I don’t know about you but sometimes it seems unattainable, sometimes guilt creeps in and makes us conclude we’re not good or godly […]

Jon Keel – Sunday 1st Octob...

Jon shares the next part in the series on relationships focusing on submission – or being under (sub) the mission of God. http://media.blubrry.com/sawyerschurch/p/www.sawyerschurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/2017.10.01.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Saturday 30th September 2017 To finish our devotions off this week launching our series on relationships let us read Philippians 2 1 – 11 one more time Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any common sharing in the Spirit, if any tenderness and […]

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Friday 29th September 2017 Why are relationships so important? To tolerate disunity with the people God loves—particularly disunity in the body of Christ; or to do things that could lead to disunity is utterly unthinkable. To allow or contribute to disunity is to be fundamentally at odds with the purpose of God in human history. […]

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Thursday 28th September 2017 This week we have discovered agin the importance of relationship and that the perfect relationship is modelled by the Trinity; Father, Son and Holy Spirit. What is most amazing is that God invites us into the Fellowship of the Trinity. “My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for […]

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Wednesday 27th September 2017 This morning we continue to looking at our need to be in relationship and how God is a God of relationship seen before creation manifest in the Trinity. To see why community matters so much to God, we have to go far back in time, back before even the first human […]

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Tuesday 26th September 2017 This morning, we continue our introduction to our new series on relationships. We are still looking at the fact that we were created to belong. We have a “Human-shaped Void” because we were made to know oneness. That is why loneliness is so painful. In the story of the Creation in […]

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Monday 25th September 2017 Yesterday, we started a new teaching series here at Sawyers Church called “Relationships”. The Apostle Paul in his letters to churches and individuals spoke a lot about relationships. He encouraged his readers to keep the unity of the Spirit. Here is a sample of his teaching from Philippians 2 v 1 […]