Pastor Jeff's Corner

By Pastor Jeff on Friday, June 06, 2014 1:09 PM
As I knelt down at the altar during corporate prayer time before classes and service last Sunday morning, I distinctly and quickly heard these words: "Go deeper." When I began as pastor of Abundant Life Fellowship six years ago, I heard a very similar instruction: "Embrace the Deep." At the time, I launched a series of teachings with that title, and it seems we've touched on and revisited and dug into the topic of a deep, meaningful and abiding relationship with Jesus Christ frequently during these six years. So when I heard the instruction "Go deeper" on Sunday, it gave me pause. "Haven't we already done this?" I found myself asking. "Go deeper." I told the church during morning and evening services about the word. "Get ready to go deeper, everybody." I know the word was for me, but I've learned that often if it's for me, it's also for all of us. As I studied this week, I gained new and yes, deeper, insights into familiar - and some of my favorite - scriptures about living life in the deep. So this Sunday,...

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