Sermons on 1 Peter

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God’s Life-Transforming Holiness

What would you tell them if a friend asked you to describe God? Many of us who consider ourselves “seasoned” Christians take our understanding of who God is for granted. Today is the first in a 4-part series entitled “Who Is This God of Ours?” which is designed to help us identify some of the important attributes of God so that we can talk with others about it.Today’s focus is God’s HOLINESS. Scriptures: Revelation 4:1-11; 1 Peter 1:13-19 From time…
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Reaching Out

Today welcomed the Rev. Tonya Arnesen to be our guest preacher as she led us in a service of renewal. Rev. Arnesen is our Vital Church Initiative coach, and is working with our Implementation Team to implement all of our VCI prescriptions. Scripture: Luke 8:40-50 A letter to your church: Dear people of Adrian First UMC, I’m one of your neighbors – and I need your help: I am the mother of a teen-aged girl; she’s never given me a…