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The Power of a Promise Kept – Holy Week Devotion #8

Each day of this past week we emailed an early morning devotional out to First Assembly from our Pastoral Team. Here is the last of them as we culminate with the wonderful message of this Resurrection Sunday. The Power of a Promise Kept “And the third day He will rise again.” (Luke 18:33) March 11, […]

Easter’s Joy

Yesterday’s Message Outline: Easter Sunday 4/12/09 – First Assembly of God “Easter’s Joy”   John 20:19-20 The resurrection of Jesus Christ is MORE than just a historical fact ; MORE than simply a theological truth; MORE than a doctrinal statement (though it IS all of these things). The resurrection is the most wonderful, practical, liberating […]

Palm Sunday and Holy Week

Tomorrow we begin “Holy Week”, the central event of the Christian calendar. If you’re in the Danbury area we hope you’ll come out and join us at First Assembly for our Palm Sunday service at 10.45am.   My message tomorrow morning is titled “Do you think He will not come?” from John 11:56. A question […]

I’ll Take a Resurrection Please!

While there is still life people believe that God can yet heal, preserve, save. Once death has come, however, everyone sees it as too late. But Jesus declares, “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me, though he may die, he shall live.” (John 11:25)   Jesus had been called to […]