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Sunday, August 11, 2019

STRANGER THINGS … THE GREAT AND AWESOME GOD

STRANGER THINGS … THE GREAT AND AWESOME GOD

DANIEL 9:1-19, DANIEL’S PRAYER

 

DANIEL’S PRAYER HELP SHAPE WORLD HISTORY AND MOMENTOUS EVENTS IN THE REDEMPTION OF ISRAEL.

 

RECOGNITION, Vv.1-2,

 

“WHAT SCRIPTURE SAYS IS WHAT GOD SAYS AND WHAT GOD SAYS HAPPENS.”~

FYALL

 

“WHERE THE MIND IS NOT BRIMMING WITH THE BIBLE, THE HEART IS NOT GENERALLY BRIMMING WITH PRAYER.”

JOHN PIPER

 

ADORATION, Vv.3,4

 

PERSPECTIVE,

 

CONFESSION, 3b -14

 

SACKCLOTH …

 

“FASTING IS THE WITHHOLDING OF FOOD FROM THE BODY FOR THE SAKE OF PRIORITIZING SOMETHING ELSE, SUCH AS PRAYER. SACKCLOTH WAS A ROUGH MATERIAL, MOST LIKELY MADE FROM ANIMAL SKIN, AND WAS A MARK OF REPENTANCE, ASHES SYMBOLIZE COMPLETE RUIN, IN OTHER WORDS, THE POSTURE DANIEL TOOK WAS A VISIBLE LAMENT.

DAVID HELM

SIN …

 

“DANIEL CONFESSES THE REALITY OF HIS SIN AND THE PEOPLES SIN BECAUSE HE HAS BEEN CALLED TO CARRY THE BURDEN AS HIS OWN EVEN THOUGH HE DID NOT CAUSE THE BURDEN. HE FEELS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE PEOPLE UNDER HIS CARE.” BRYAN CHAPELL

 

SHAME …

 

GUILT IS A VERDICT, AN AWARENESS OF FAILURE AGAINST A STANDARD

 

EMBARRASSMENT, IS A FEELING F AWKWARD SELF-CONSCIOUSNESS THAT IS INSPIRED BY FAUX PAS (I HAVE SPINACH CAUGHT IN MY TEETH) OR A PASSING COMMENT (FRIEND JOKES AT MY EXPENSE) OR THE LIKE.

HEBREW MEANING, WHITENING THE FACE

 

SHAME IS A FEELING, A SENSE OF EXPOSED FAILURES BEFORE SOMEONE ELSE

 

SUPPLICATION/PETITION, Vv.15-19

 

“PRAYER IS NOT SO MUCH AN ACT AS IT IS AN ATTITUDE – AN ATTITUDE OF DEPENDENCY, DEPENDENCY UPON GOD.”

ARTHUR PINK

 

APPLICATION


 

 
Wednesday Night Classes - Resume
February 10 @ 7pm all of our classes will be back in session. More ...
The RCC Food Pantry Ministry is available for those in need
Our Riverstone Food Pantry Ministry is led by John and Vickie Woods...
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Wednesday Night Classes - Resume

February 10 @ 7pm all of our classes will be back in session.

 

More of our people need to take advantage of what is offered on Wednesday nights. These classes are not for a select few but for every “Stonian”!

 

If you have never attended, or haven’t been in a long time, I encourage you to be with us this Wednesday night. It will simply be the best investment of an hour that you can make on a Wednesday. We hope to see you there!

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The RCC Food Pantry Ministry is available for those in need

Our Riverstone Food Pantry Ministry is led by John and Vickie Woods. If you or someone you know is in need, please go to the church kitchen after service or speak with any of your church leaders who are here to serve.

 

If you would like to contribute to the Food Pantry Ministry, we would gratefully accept the following items. Please be mindful of expirations dates.

Canned vegetables

Cereal
Boxed dinners Dry beans
Boxed rice Can and dry milk
Pasta sauce Peanut Butter
Canned meat Jelly
Canned fruit Dry, condensed, ready to serve soup
Salt & Pepper shakers Diapers, wipes
Cooking Spray

Bath soap, Deodorant, Shampoo, Disposable razors,

Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, Toilet tissue

Vegetable oil Store gift cards to purchase perishable items

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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6800 West 5th Street Jacksonville, Fl. 32254 - Contact Us
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