Author Archives: Seattle ALC



Seattle ALC

in Advent

The Eden Promise and it’s Fulfilment

  The joyous meaning of our Christmas festival is found hidden in the prophetic promises of the Old Testament and in the New Testament records of their fulfillment. True peace and lasting joy are found...

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December 04, 2019
in Thanksgiving

A Twofold Heritage

  The ravages of winter took a heavy toll on the newly founded pilgrim colony in New England.  The first winter was severe and they were ill-prepared for it.  The long ocean voyage of more...

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November 05, 2019
in Reformation

THE JUST SHALL LIVE BY FAITH

  These words continue to symbolize the spirit of the reformation which signaled a new era for the Christian church. It was not a new or a different work than that which was evident in...

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October 09, 2019
in Pentacost

A Lamp and a Light

           A LAMP AND A LIGHT At this time of the year, we are preparing to return to our winter schedule. Summer months have passed, vacations are over, and school  is about to begin. Parents...

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September 05, 2019
in Pentacost

The Compassion of the Lord

“ “Ho, every one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and without price. Wherefore do...

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August 14, 2019
in Pentacost

Spiritual Gifts

In his writings, Apostle Paul gives us a list of gifts that God has given to the church–gifts that are to be used for the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry,...

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July 06, 2019
in Easter

“The Promise of the Father”

The Holy Spirit is known by many different names.  In one of His post-resurrection meetings with His disciples, Jesus called it “the promise of the Father.”  On earlier occasions, He had referred to it as...

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May 30, 2019
in Easter

Resurrection and the Life

I AM THE RESURRECTION AND THE LIFE   One of the most moving stories recorded in the Bible is the relationship of the two sisters Martha and Mary and their brother Lazarus with Jesus. They...

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April 25, 2019
in Easter

Intercession

           Sacrifice and intercession belong to the office of the priest. Aaron, of the tribe of Levi, was the first high priest. He became the head of the priestly order which then by divine command...

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April 19, 2019
in Easter

Lord keep us Steadfast

The time of Lent inspires reflection. The work of our God is on full display. Whether we look to the past, present, or future we have a God that is steadfast in His promises, His...

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April 04, 2019