Theme = ‘abundant-life’
The Spirit wasn’t only given to give birth to the Church – the Spirit is given to keep the church alive.
Communion points us to Godâ€™s goodness â€“ which he is like all the time. But it also points us to the way we should respond: saying â€˜thank youâ€™ all the time.
There are not many paths: there are two. Psalm 1 simplifies things right down, to help us understand this message: nothing is so crucial as belonging to the congregation of the righteous.
Everyone thought Jesus had failed, but he hadnâ€™t, he had won. They thought he had come to defeat the Romans, but he had come to conquer death itself.
God’s plan for you is this: (1) he is with you always, (2) delight in him and you will be satisfied, (3) be fruitful.