Posts by Bonnie Bailey

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May 24, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today Christ is the head of the church, which is His body.  He is the first of all who will rise from the dead, so He is first in everything.  Colossians 1:18 (Living) Not the John 13 passage was written before the crucifixion and the resurrection.  This passage was written after the ascension […]

May 23, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today Christ is the one through whom God crated everything in Heaven and Earth.  He made the things we can see and things we cannot see – kings, kingdoms, rulers and authorities.  Everything has been created through Him and for him.  Colossians 1:16 (Living) We celebrated Earth Day on Sunday (actually April 22).  […]

May 22, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today Christ is the visible image of the invisible God.  He existed before God made anything at all and is supreme over all creation.  Colossians 1:15 (Living) This is one of the strongest statements in the New Testament.  Christ is god incarnate!  God is Father, God is Son, God is holy Spirit.  The […]

May 21, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today “I give you a new commandment, that you love one another, just as i have loved you, you also should love one another .  By this everyone will know that you are my disciples if you have love for one another.”  John 13:34-35. Jesus came to fulfill the Old Testament – keeping […]

May 20, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today Scripture for preparation of worship, May 19 Little children, I am with you a little longer.  You will look for me; and as I said to the Jews so now i say to you, “Where i am going, you cannot come.”  John 13:33 Jesus continues to pripare his disciples for his crucifixion.  […]

May 19, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today Peter gave her his hand and helped her up.  The he called in the widows and all the believers, and he showed them that she was alive.  The news raced through the town and many believed in the Lord.  And Peter stayed a long time in Jappa.  Acts 9:41-42 (Living) Miracles are […]

May 18, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today When Tabitha died, her friends went to get Peter. So Peter returned with them and as soon as he arrived, they took him to the upstairs room.  Acts 9:39a (Living) Peter asked them all to leave and knelt to pray.  Turning to the Body, he said, “Get up, tabitha.”  And she opened […]

May 17, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today There was a believer in Joppa named Tabitha (which in Greek is Dorcus).  She was alwaays doing kind things for others and helping the poor.  Acts 9:36 (Living) Joppa was a Seaport on the Mediterranean.  Our sermon title “It’s What We Do” reflects the nature of a believer.  Tabitha did acts of service […]

May 16, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today Peter traveled to Lydda and there he met a man, Ananias, who was paralyzed and had been in bed for 8 years.  Peter said to him, “Ananias, Jesus Christ heals you!  Get up and make your bed!”   And he was healed instantly.  Acts 9:33-34 (Living) We wonder WHY  Peter could heal Ananias. […]

May 15, 2019

by Bonnie Bailey

Just for Today The church then had Peace throughout Judea, Galilee and Samaria and it grew in strength and numbers.  The believers were walking in the way of the Lord and in the Comfort of the Holy Spirit.  Acts 9:31 (paraphrase) Just as the early church walked in the way of Christ, we are to […]