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A Non-Anxious Presence

Sermon for Sunday, June 20, 2021
Fourth Sunday after Pentecost

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
10:30 AM Eastern – via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“A Non-Anxious Presence” Mark 4:35-41 (MSG)
VS. 38 “They roused him, saying, ‘Teacher, is it nothing to you that we’re going down?’”

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Inward Belief, Outward Proclamation

Sermon for Sunday, June 13, 2021
Third Sunday after Pentecost

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
10:30 AM Eastern – Candler Park Pavilion via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“Inward Belief, Outward Proclamation” Mark 4:26-34 (MSG)
VS.30-32 “How can we picture God’s kingdom? What kind of story can we use? It’s like an acorn. When it lands on the ground it is quite small as seeds go, yet once it is planted it grows into a huge oak tree with thick branches. Eagles nest in it.”

Congratulations to James Peake on his glorious baptism today! Praise God and bless James on his journey with God!

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What is the Real Fake News

Sermon for Sunday, June 6, 2021
Second Sunday after Pentecost

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
10:30 AM Eastern – Candler Park Pavilion via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“What is the Real Fake News” Mark 3:20-35 (MSG)
VS.28-30 “Listen to this carefully. I’m warning you. There’s nothing done or said that can’t be forgiven. But if you persist in your slanders against God’s Holy Spirit, you are repudiating the very One who forgives, sawing off the branch on which you’re sitting, severing by your own perversity all connection with the One who forgives.” He gave this warning because they were accusing him of being in league with Evil.”

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What Inheritance?

Sermon for Sunday, May 30, 2021
First Sunday after Pentecost (Trinity Sunday)

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Alyce Keener, Vicar
10:30 AM Eastern – Candler Park Pavilion via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“What Inheritance” Romans 8:12-21 (MSG)
VS.17 “And we know we are going to get what’s coming to us—an unbelievable inheritance!”

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Three Movements of the Spirit

Sermon for Sunday, May 23, 2021
(Pentecost Sunday)

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
10:30 AM Eastern – Candler Park Pavilion via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“Three Movements of the Spirit” John 16:4-15 (MSG)
VS.12 “I still have many things to tell you, but you can’t handle them now. But when the Friend comes, the Spirit of the Truth, he will take you by the hand and guide you into all the truth there is.”

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A Prayer for You

Sermon for Sunday May 16, 2021
(Seventh Sunday of Easter)

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
10:30 AM Eastern – Candler Park Pavilion via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“A Prayer for You” John 17:6-19 (MSG)
VS.18 “In the same way that you gave me a mission in the world,
I give them a mission in the world.”

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One Command

Sermon for Sunday May 9, 2021
(Sixth Sunday of Easter)

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
10:30 AM Eastern – Candler Park Pavilion via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“One Command” John 15:9-17 (MSG)
VS.17 “But remember the root command: Love one another.”

Please note: We had internet connection issues during the live sermon. There are two parts to view. A third part (communion and final prayer) was never able to be posted.

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Being Connected is the Key

Sermon for Sunday May 2, 2021
(Fifth Sunday of Easter)

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
10:30 AM Eastern – Candler Park Pavilion via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“Being Connected is the Key” John 15:1-8 (MSG)
VS. 4 “Live in me. Make your home in me just as I do in you. In the same way that a branch can’t bear grapes by itself but only by being joined to the vine, you can’t bear fruit unless you are joined with me.”

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Own Your Faith, Don’t Rent It

Sermon for Sunday April 25, 2021
(Fourth Sunday of Easter)

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
Candler Park Pavillion via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“Own Your Faith, Don’t Rent It” John 10:11-18 (MSG)
VS. 17 “This is why the Father loves me: because I freely lay down my life. And so I am free to take it up again. No one takes it from me.”

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Moving Forward

Sermon for Sunday April 18, 2021
(Third Sunday of Easter)

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
Candler Park Pavillion via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“Moving Forward” Luke 24:36-48 (MSG)
VS.45 “He went on to open their understanding of the Word of God.”

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