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Calvary Chapel Association

Simply Teaching the Bible Simply

120 North Gaines Road
Cedar Creek, Texas  78612

Sunday Morning Service 10:30 a.m.

I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.

C. S. Lewis

God can't give up peace and happiness apart from Himself becasue there is no such thing.

C. S. Lewis 

If we find ourselves with a desire that nothing in this world can satisfy, the most probale explanation is that is that we were made for another world.

C. S. Lewis 

A man can no more diminish God's glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word 'darkness' on the walls of his cell.

C. S. Lewis 

To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you.

C. S. Lewis 

Good is not always God's will, but God's will is always good.

Watchman Nee

Genuine spiritual lnowledge lies not in wonderful and mysterious thoughts but in actual spiritual experience through union of the believer's life with truth.

Watchman Nee

The Spirit is both a builder and a dweller.  He cannot dwell where He has not built; He builds to dwell and dwells in only what He has built.

Watchman Nee

God will not give me humility, or patience, or holiness, or love as separate investments of His grace.  He has given only one gift to meet our need, His Son Christ Jesus.

Watchman Nee

I must first have the sense of God's possesion of me before I can have the sense of His presence with me.

Watchman Nee

It is a great thing when I discover I am no longer my own but His....Real Christian life begins with knowing this.

Watchman Nee 

My home is in Heaven.  I'm just traveling through this world.

Billy Graham 

Heaven is full of answers for whick nobody ever bothered to ask.

Billy Graham 

The moment we take our last breath on earth, we take our first in heaven.

Billy Graham 

The will of God will not take us where the grace of God cannot sustain us.

Billy Graham 

Take one day at a time.  Today, after all is the yesterday that you worried about.

Billy Graham 

I've read the last page of the Bible, it's all going to turn out all right.

Billy Graham 

There's nothing wrong with men possessing riches.  The wrong comes when riches possess men.

Billy Graham

It is the Holy Spirit's job to convict, God's job to judge and my job to love.

Billy Graham 

A real Christian is the one who can give his pet parrot to the town gossip.

Billy Graham 

Sin is the second most powerful force in the universe, for it sent Jesus to the cross.  Only one force is greater--the love of God.

Billy Graham

Remember not the former things, not consider the things of old.  Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.

Isaiah 43:18-19

​The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; His mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is Your faithfulness.  "The Lord is my portion," says my soul, "therefor I will hope in Him."

Lamentations 3: 22-24

Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation.  The old has passed away; behold, the new has come

2 Corinthians 5:17

But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.

Isaiah 40:31

And He who was seated on the throne said, "Behold, I am making all things new." Also He said, "Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true."

Revelation 21:5

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

John 1:1

Give, and it will be given to yo.  Good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap.  For with the measure you use it will be measured back to you.

Luke 6:38

Whoever is generous to the poor lends to the LORD, and He will repay him for his deed.

Proverbs 19:17

For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evils.  It is through this craving that some have wandered away from the faith and pierced themselves with many pangs.

1 Timothy 6:10

Honor the LORD with your wealth and with the firstfruirs of all your produce; then your barns will be filled with plenty, and your vats will be bursting with wine.

Proverbs 3:9-10

As for the rich in this present age, charge them not to be haughty, nor to set their hopes on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly provides us with everything to enjoy.

1 Timothy 6:17-19

Bring the full tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in My house.  And thereby put Me to the test, says the LORD of hosts, if I will not open the windows of heaven for you and pour down for you a blessing until there is no more need.

Malachi 3:10

These things I have spoken to you, so that in Me you may have peace.  In the world you have tribulation, but take courage; I have overcome the world.

John 16:33

Have I not commanded you?  Be stong and courageous!  Do not tremble or be dismayed, for the LORD your God is with you wherever you go!

Joshua 1:9

Therefore, let us draw near with confidence to the throne of grace, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.

Hebrews 4:16

This is the confidence which we have before Him, that, if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.

1 John 5:14

Peace I leave with you; My peace I give to you: not as the world gives do I give to you.  Do not let your heart be troubled, not let it be fearful.

John 14:27

Wait for the LORD; Be strong and let your heart take courage; Yes, wait for the LORD.

Psalm 27:14

This is how the birth of Jesus the Messiah came about: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be pregnant through the Holy Spirit.  Because Joseph her husband was faithful to the law, and yet did not want to expose her to public disgrace, he had in mind to divorce her quietly.  But after he had considered this, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream and said, "Joseph son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary home as your wife, because what is conceived in her is from the Holy Spiriit.  She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins."  All this took place to fulfill what the Lord had said through the prophet:  "The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son,and they will call him Immanuel" which means "God with us".

Matthew 1:18-23

But when the set time had come, God sent His Son, born of a woman, born under the law,

Galatians 4:4

If you do this thing and God so commands you, then you will be able to endure, and all these people also will go to their place in peace.

Exodus 18:23

... if indeed you continue in the faith firmly established and steadfast, and not moved away from the hope of the gospel that you haveheard, which was proclaimed in all creation under heaven, and of which I, Paul, was made a minister.

Colossians 1:23

Put on the full armor of God, so that you will be able stand firm against the schemes of the devil.

Ephesians 6:11

In the way, let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father who is in heaven.

Mathew 5:16

Let no one despise you for your youty, but set the believers an example in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity.

1 Timothy 4:12

Jesus said to him, "If you wish to be complete, go and sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treaseure in heaven; and come, follow Me."

Matthew 19:21

For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake and the gospel's will save it.

Mark 8:35

Sitting down, He called the twelve and said to them,  "If anyone wants to be first, he shall be last of all and servant of all."

Mark 9:35

"Truly, truly, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains alone; but if it dies, it bears much fruit.

John 12:24

By faith Moses, when he had grown up, refused to be called the son of Pharaoh's daughter, choosing rather to endure ill-treatment with the people of God that to enjoy the passing pleasures of sin, considering the reproach of Christ greater riches than the treasures of Egypt; for he was looking to the reward.

Hebrews 11:24-27

The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me, because the Lord has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor.  He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners.

Isaiah 61:1

Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.

2 Corinthians 3:17

But now a righteousness from God, apart from the law, has been made known to which the Law and Prophets testify.  This righteousness from God comes through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe.  There is no difference, for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and are justified freely by His grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus.

Romans 3:21-24

Everything is permissible - but not everything is beneficial.  Everything is permissible - but not everything is contructive.  Nobody should seel his own good, but the good of others.

1 Corinthians 10:23-24

Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.

Ephesians 4:2 NIV

Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit.  Rather, in humility value other above yourselves.

Philippians 2:3 NIV

When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.

Proverbs 11:2 NIV

Live in harmony with one another.  Do not be proud, but be willing to associate with people of low position,  do not be conceited.

Novels 12:16 NIV

Humble yourselves before the Lord, and He will lift you up.

James 4:10 NIV

Behold, how good and pleasant it is when brothers dwell in unity!

Psalms 133:1

Live in harmony with one another. Do not be haughty, but associate with the lowly.  Never be wise in your own sight.

Romans 12:16

I appeal to you, brothers, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree, and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be united in the same mind and the same judgment.

1 Corinthians 1:10

Therefore, as God's chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience.

Colossians 3:12

Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.

Romans 12:9

In everything, therefore, treat people the same way you want them to treat you, for this is the Law and the Prophets.

Matthew 7:12 that you may approve the things that are excellent, in order to be sincere and blameless until the day of Christ;

Philippians 1:10 that you will prove yourselves to be blameless and innocent, children of God above reproach in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom you appear as lights in the world,

Philippians 2:15

Therefore, since we have so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let us also lay aside every encumbrance and the sin which so easily entangles us, and let us run with enduurance the race that is set before us,

Hebrews 12:1

....but I discipline my body and make it my slave, so that, after I have preached to others, I myself will not be disqualified

1 Corinthians 9:27

I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God so that you may know that you have eternal life.  This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.  And if we know that He hears us-- whatever we ask--we know that we have what we asked of Him.

1 John 5:13-16 NIV

My prayer is not that you take them out of the world but that you protect them from the evil one.

John 17:15 NIV

Is anyone among you in trouble? Let them pray.  Is anyone happy?  Let them sing songs of praise.

James 5:13 NIV

But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,

Matthew 5:44 NIV

The LORD detest the sacrifice of the wicked, but the prayer of the upright pleases Him.

Proverbs 15:8 NIV

Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

1 Thessalonians 5:18  ESV

Oh give thanks to the LORD, for He is good, for His steadfast love endures forever!

Psalm 107:1 ESV

Giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,

Ephesians 5:20 ESV

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your request be made known to God;

Philippians 4:6 ESV

Thanks be to God for His inexpressible gift!

2 Corinthians 9:15 ESV

Praise the LORD! Oh give thanks to the LORD, for He is good, for His steadfast love endures forever!

Psalm 106:1 ESV

Oh give thanks to the LORD; call upon His name; make known His deeds among the peoples!

Psalm 105:1 ESV

And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body.  And be thankful.

Colossians 3:15 ESV

My son, do not despise the LORD's discipline, and do not resent His rebuke, because the LORD disciplines those He loves, as a father the son he delights in.

Proverbs 3:11-12 

I have chosen the way of truth; I have set my heart on Your laws. I hold fast to Your statute, O Lord;do not let me be put to shame. I run in the path of Your commands, for You have set my heart free.

Psalm 119:30-32
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.

Hebrews 13:8

For I the LORD do not change; therefore you, O children of Jacob, are not consumed.

Malachi 3:6

God is not man, that He should lie, or a sone of man, that He should change His mind.  Has He said, and will He not do it? Or has He spoken, and will He not fulfill it?

Numbers 23:19

The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God will stand forever.

Isaiah 40:8

So that by two unchangeablething, in which it is impossible for God to lie, we who have fled for refuge might have strong encouragement to hold fast to the hope set before us.

Hebrews 6:18

Have you not known?  Have you not heard?  The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth.  He does not faint or grow weary; His understanding is unsearchable.

Isaiah 40:28

So when God desired to show more convincingly to the heirs of the promise the unchangeable character of His purpose, He guaranteed it with an oath.

Hebrews 6:17

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.

Proverbs 12:15

Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Proverbs 11:14

Through insolence comes nothing but strife, But wisdom is with those who receive counsel.

Proverbs 13:10

Listen to counsel and accept discipline, That you may be wise the rest of your days.

Proverbs 19:20

May you be strengthened with all power, according to His glorious might, for all endurance and patience with joy.

Colossians 1:11