Luis Acre spoke to us about God's light.
Light of Christ Blog
David Williamson shared some reflections on our community's new name: Light of Christ
Stan Mathay led us in a Bible study on John 13:1-20 and then shared some of his reflections on the passage.
Sam Williamson shared with us about listening and hearing God speak to us personally.
Dave Hughes shared with us some key points on ecumenism and living out our unity in the Lord.
Testimonies shared by members of our community
John Yocum joined us for the evening and gave a talk on Conscience.
Angelique Nowak shared a testimony with us, and Brian Laba spoke about the Names.
Our very own Melanie Gross & Michelle Thornton gave us a recap of their time in Africa.
Brendan Murray of UCO Lansing spoke to us about Pride and Grace, using the story of the two thieves from Luke 22:32-43
David Williamson spoke to us about the season of Advent
Our very own David Williamson brought us a message on Jesus as the Light of World.
Miguel Delgadillo gave us a brief explanation of the Kairos GAP program, and Anna Yates shared a bit about her experience on GAP year in GR from London.
Stan Mathay from the Servants of the Word here in Grand Rapids shared with us some of the seasons of mission that the Lord has led him on.
Sam Williamson joined us from Ann Arbor and shared some reflections on hearing God through Scripture.
Noel Delgadillo shared some reflections on sin and grace at our latest CLE meeting.
We had a couple of farewells at the meeting. Christina Parilla who will be serving with Youth Initiatives in Belfast Northern Ireland this coming year shared her extended testimony of the Lord's persistence and faithfulness in her life. Patrick McFadden who is also leaving Grand Rapids offered some final thought to our community.
Joseph Mathias from Ann Arbor spoke on the good, beautiful, and true, well worth listening to.
Here's the compilation of the talks from our summer prayer meetings:
June 7th: The recording didn't work, but Paddy McFadden gave a talk on the struggle for love inspired by another sermon of Tim Keller's which you can find here:.
June 21: Noel gave a talk titled God Does Not Want You to be a Better Person
July 5: John Yocum spoke on Acts 13:38-39
July 19: David Williamson shared some reflections on where the Lord is leading us and being built together into a holy temple.
August 2: Jamie Treadwell led a workshop on seeing with open eyes. The recording might be difficult to follow since it was mostly a discussion around some art we had present, but at least you can get a flavor or the time.
This post is a bit tardy, but here is the talk from the May 10th CLE meeting on "Friendship in Christ".
At our most recent CLE meeting Nestor Arguello shared a testimony and David gave the second portion of a talk on Jeremiah wrapping up our series on "covenant".
David also shared a video overview of covenants in the bible which you can find here.