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Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

EPHESIANS 5:15-18 15 Pay careful attention, then, to how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, 16redeeming the time, because the days are evil. 17Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord’s will is. 18Do not get drunk on wine, which leads to reckless indiscretion. Instead, be filled with the Spirit. The way we behave [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Yesterday at church we looked at the area of alcohol. I want to briefly overview that today before dissecting Ephesians 5:15-18 for the rest of our devotions this week. What does the Bible say about alcohol? In the Old Testament there are seeming contradictions about the use of alcohol. In Leviticus 10 we read: 8 Then the Lord said [...]

Jon Keel – Sunday 12th November – Rel...

Jon shares the next message in the series on relationships focusing this week on our alcohol. http://media.blubrry.com/sawyerschurch/p/www.sawyerschurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/2017.11.12.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Saturday 11th November 2017 A painting that is particularly inspiring is “The Creation of Adam” by Michelangelo. In 1512, Michelangelo painted a fresco based on stories from Genesis on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican. This work was a masterpiece without precedent, and it went on to change the course of Wester [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Friday 10th November 2017 The other weekend, Tyler and Kiara went on the High Ropes and Zip Wire at Centre Parcs. They had to complete obstacles high up in the trees that included walking on tight ropes, walking on swinging platforms, walking on the top of logs and rope ladders. At every obstacle Kiara said I cannot do it but with [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Thursday 9th November 2017 Today, we continue our devotions on the Christian’s relationship with three big influences on our society – sex, alcohol and the media. The problem we have is that in today’s society, the media and even in some cases the church tries to dilute or make OK the things that God calls “Sexual [...]