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A Great Crowd

Hebrews 12:1

Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us,

IMG_0301Have you ever been in a large crowd? I have some friends that won’t attend baseball games with me anymore because the Orioles draw too many people these days. I remember when it was like a ghost town at games at old Memorial Stadium. Some of my friends just don’t like to be in large crowds. I know some people who attend small attendance churches just because they don’t like to be in a large crowd. Some people just don’t like a lot of people around them.

I’m OK with crowds – but would rather be around a few good friends – even in a crowd. I’m not one for being alone – although I can handle it! The last few weeks – attendance has been down in our worship service(s) – because of the weather (I hope) – but I still felt the presence of God – for sure! Continue reading

February 26, 2015 Posted by | Church, Community, Daily Devotion, Discipleship, Encouragement, Evangelism, Faith Journey, Family, From the Pastor, Holy Spirit, Leadership, Outreach, Personal, Theology | , , , , , | Leave a comment

   

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