Posts from February 2017

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The Absurdity of Unbelief

by Tim Edwards

2017-02-26  Given the compelling evidence that God was pouring out His Spirit at Pentecost, it seems remarkable that some witnesses concluded that the disciples were drunk. This denial of the obvious speaks to the nature of the human heart, which Jeremiah described as “deceitful above all things and desperately wicked.”

The Strengthening Potential of Waiting

by Tim Edwards

2017-02-19  This week we look into the time between the Christ’s Ascension and the Day of Pentecost when the disciples were told to wait for the coming of the Holy Spirit. Their approach to those ten days of waiting can be instructive for us as we, from time to time, are called by God to […]

Curbed Enthusiasm: What is a Worship Service Supposed to be like?

by Tim Edwards

2017-01-22  In Christ and through the infilling of each believer with the Holy Spirit, worship services changed from being led by an exclusive priestly class to being led by the Spirit- guided Body of Christ. Why does it seem we have returned to the former?    Website:  http://ngcc.ca/

Spiritual Gifts- Blessings or a Curse

by Tim Edwards

2017-01-29  Receiving a gift is usually seen as a thrill. Why do so many Christians leave their gifts wrapped and unopened? It’s probably because the gifts of the Holy Spirit are given to us, but they are not for us as much for the good of the church. But when they are accepted and put […]

Baptism By Fire And Water

by Tim Edwards

2017-02-05  As we begin our study of the book of Acts, we need to look at the concept of baptism and how the Holy Spirit is involved. Tim discusses water baptism, the baptism of the Holy Spirit and what it means to be filled with the Spirit.    Website:  http://ngcc.ca/

Tim’s Journey To Freedom

by Tim Edwards

2017-01-15  On this Family Sunday, “Body Speaks”, the monthly sharing of a personal testimony to God’s redemptive work”, featured our Pastor, Tim. He shared how God led him from a place of slavery to performance to the wonderful freedom of God’s grace.    Website:  http://ngcc.ca/

Sherrilyn Harman Shares Her Journey To Freedom

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2017-02-12  On this Family Sunday, “Body Speaks”, the monthly sharing of a personal testimony to God’s redemptive work, featured Sherrilyn Harman.  She shared how God brought her from anger, fear and depression to the wonderful freedom of God’s grace.  God is good!    Website:  http://ngcc.ca/