Search ResultsGrace, Faith, and Becoming Holy Salvation by grace. It's a call to sanctification, a call to holiness, a call to stop living for ourselves and live for God. Tune into this radio episode as it examines the scriptures on this topic.... The Spirit's witness This commentary on Romans 8:14-17 considers historical differences among Pentecostal, Nazarene, and Methodist interpretations of the work of the Holy Spirit, in regard to signs and wonders vs. sanctification, and women in ministry. Theology On Mission Podcast #15: Ashley Madison and Sanctification This podcast from David Fitch and Geoff Holsclaw is about pastors who are involved with scandals and the things that should happen before these scandals happen. Membership Has Its Practices: Membership in Missional Communities After Christendom This article presents a new perspective on church membership. It writes that the church should make the commitment to practices of community central to membership in the local community instead of requiring a level of sanctification.... Wives, Be Subordinate to Your Husbands? Taking inspiration from John Paul II's interpretation of Ephesians 5:21-33, this article by Katie Froula encourages mutual love and submission by both husbands and wives as each participates in service toward and sanctification of each other. Becoming a Better Sinner This article engages the ongoing struggle with sin. Until Jesus returns to make all things new, Christians continue to struggle with sin. Justification takes place instantly. Sanctification involves a process of growth. On Aging and Sanctification A post that celebrates a very counter-cultural idea: aging is beautiful and sanctifying. Behavior and Eternity Discussing Paul's call in Philippians 3:17-4:1 for Christians to consider how their behaviors align with "a much larger power and reality," Susan Hedahl's commentary suggests that pastors express Paul's promise of eschatological transformation through sanctification. Chosen, Sanctified, and Sent Out This commentary highlights various aspects of 2 Thessalonians 2:1-5, 13-17 which could be developed in a sermon. It discusses election, sanctification, and what it means to be strengthened in every good word and work. Seven Deadly Sins Addressing seven deadly sins in corporate worship moves people further along in sanctification and discipleship. It's time for the church to reclaim and apply. A feature story exploring the seven deadly sins. Film 'Tender Mercies' Depicts Process of Sanctification This sermon illustration from Rankin Wilbourne about baptism and sanctification describes a scene from the film, "Tender Mercies," in which two recently baptized people discuss whether they are changed. Disciples: Sanctification In light of Philippians 2:12-13, Josh Griffin explains sanctification is a process like training where we learn to be more like Jesus. The lesson includes handouts and guide when purchased. Full Text Hymns on Sanctification Sanctification.PD
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See more hymns... Sanctification for Ordinary Life All of life is to be lived before the face of God and can be worship. This principle is at the heart of the Reformation heritage. The sanctuary is the place where we learn how. Irrepressible love In this study guide, Jeremy Carlson comments on spiritual sight in Exodus 3:1-15, Anamnesis in Psalm 105, sanctification through love in Romans 12:9-21, and human things versus divine things in Matthew 16:21-28. Holy, Holy, Holy Our daily lives are fully of holiness. But, how can this be? This article explores Scriptures that address faith, work, and the daily process of sanctification. Passing the Peace: A Pneumatology of Shalom "Spirit and peace arrive together, peacemaking should be definitive for contemporary approaches of evangelism, for understanding of sanctification, for engagement in social activism and advocacy." This is the call to evangelicalism to reclaim its roots. Life in the Spirit "In the process of sanctification, we leave behind both legalism and self-doubt and turn ourselves over to "pure love reigning alone in our heart and life." A reflection on the Wesleyan understanding of holiness." God Sanctifies as We Pray and Give Thanks Gift Mtukwa's commentary on 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24 details the significance of each section of the passage. Paul's advice to the early church to pray, give thanks, and look to God for sanctification is still applicable today. Dying for Good Health This is a service plan focused on the key parts of the life of sanctification, the "dying away" of the old self and the "coming-to-life" of the new. Protected By Love, Protected For Love Meda Stamper offers commentary on John 17:6-19, highlighting God's mission of love for the world, broken as it is, and how Jesus' prayer for protection and sanctification embodies that love.