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Attitude, Attitude, Attitude!

Sermon for October 18, 2020
(Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost)

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
Via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“Attitude, Attitude, Attitude!” Matthew 22:15-22
Key VS: 18 “Jesus knew they were up to no good. He said, “Why are you playing these games with me?”


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Who’s In?

Sermon for October 11, 2020
(Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost)

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
Via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“Who’s In?” Matthew 22:1-14
Key VS: 10 “The servants went out on the streets and rounded up everyone they laid eyes on, good and bad, regardless. And so the banquet was on—every place filled.”


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World Communion Day 2020

Sermon for October 4, 2020
(Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost)

WORLD COMMUNION SUNDAY
Gentle Spirit Christian Church and First Christian Church of Decatur

Rev. Dr. James Brewer-Calvert, Senior Pastor of First Christian Church of Decatur
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor of Gentle Spirit Christina Church

Via Facebook Live

Follow along:
http://www.decaturdisciples.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Bulletin_for_October_4_interactive.pdf


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To Be or Not to Be

Sermon for September 27, 2020
(Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost)

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Vicar Alyce Keener
Via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“To Be or Not to Be” Matthew 21:23-32
Key VS> 31-32 “Jesus said, “Yes, and I tell you that crooks and whores are going to precede you into God’s kingdom. John came to you showing you the right road. You turned up your noses at him, but the crooks and whores believed him. Even when you saw their changed lives, you didn’t care enough to change and believe him.”


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Fair is Fair

Sermon for September 20, 2020
(Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost)

Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
Via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“Fair is Fair” Matthew 20:1-1
Key Verse VS.16 “Here it is again, the Great Reversal: many of the first ending up last, and the last first.”


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One Step at a Time

Sermon for September 13, 2020 (Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost)
Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
Via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“One Step at a Time” Matthew 18:15-20
Key Verse VS 18: “Take this most seriously: A yes on earth is yes in heaven; a no on earth is no in heaven.”


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Real Freedom

Sermon for September 6, 2020 (Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost)
Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
Via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“Real Freedom” Matthew 18:21-35
“Every one,” C.S. Lewis writes, “says forgiveness is a lovely idea, until there is something to forgive”
Key Verse: VS. 22 “Jesus replied, “Seven! Hardly. Try seventy times seven.”


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Holding On

Sermon for August 30, 2020 (Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost)
Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Vicar Alyce Keener
Via Facebook Live

TODAY’S MESSAGE: “Holding On” Vicar Alyce Romans 12:9-21 (MSG)
VS 9: “Love from the center of who you are; don’t fake it.”


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Just What are the Keys

Sermon for August 23, 2020 (Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost)
Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
Via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“Just What are the Keys” Matthew 16:13-20 (MSG)
Key Verse: VS.19 “And that’s not all. You will have complete and free access to God’s kingdom, keys to open any and every door: no more barriers between heaven and earth, earth and heaven. A yes on earth is yes in heaven. A no on earth is no in heaven.”


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The Learning Curve of Crumbs

Sermon for August 16, 2020 (Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost)
Gentle Spirit Christian Church
Rev. Paul Turner, Senior Pastor
Via Facebook Live

Today’s Message:
“The Learning Curve of Crumbs.” Matthew 15:10-28 (MSG)
Key Verse: VS.27 “She was quick: ‘You’re right, Master, but beggar dogs do get scraps from the master’s table.’”


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