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2013 Advent Meditations

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Join the brothers in our set of Scripture passages for Advent 2013. 2013 The Servants of the Word Advent Readings [61KB DOC]

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Ed Conlin on the Holy Spirit at Pentecost 2010

Ed left his normal referee duties to play for injured teammates during the 2012 University Christian Outreach Soccer Tournament. Good thing. Here he knocks in a goal with his chest.

  Listen to our brother Ed Conlin speak about life in the Holy Spirit. He gave this short talk at our Pentecost celebration in May 2010. Some highlights: Ephesians 1:11-13 that we’re for the “praise of his glory.” A quote from Origen about God being “wholly other.” Short anecdotes about holy men. Download the Audio …
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Listen to Bruce Franson speak about God’s Preparation for Advent

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Bruce Franson spoke to the North American brothers at our December 1st Lord’s Day to kick-off our Advent season. His topic was “God’s Preparation for Advent.” You’ll definitely want to listen to this one with these scriptures in front of you: Isaiah 59:1-2,9-21 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11,16-24 (these link to the scriptures in the Revised Standard …
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Steve Clark on The Incarnation from its Beginning Point

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Christmas with the brothers is a festive affair! Not only do we take time to worship and feast, but we receive a meditation on the incarnation of our Lord Jesus Christ. Listen to Steve Clark address the North American brothers in 2007 on “The Incarnation from its Beginning Point,” including subjects such as: How does …
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Listen to John Yocum speak about Humility

John Yocum (second from right) is leader of the 2011 Formation House.

John Yocum spoke to the North American brothers at our October 8th Lord’s Day Opening on humility, wisdom, and even “Driving Miss Daisy.” His talk is based on Matthew 18:1-5 (ESV): At that time the disciples came to Jesus, saying, “Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?” And calling to him a child, he …
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Listen to John Keating Address the Brothers at Easter 2011

The Brothers at Easter 2011

John Keating addressed the North American brothers at the 2011 Easter celebration on “Christ the Seed of the Kingdom.” “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains alone; but if it dies, it bears much fruit.” - John 12:24 Download the Audio file: 2011-04-24_JHK_ChristTheSeedOfTheKingdom_Easter2011.mp3 [Size: …
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2011 Easter Meditations

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It’d admittedly difficult to stay aware of the Easter season through all 50 days, but a set of scriptures can help. This document contains the scriptures that the brothers will follow from Easter Sunday, April 24 through Pentecost Sunday, June 12, 2011. Enjoy! 2011-Meditations_for_Easter-Servants_of_the_Word [65KB DOC]

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Detroit Album Includes Ed Conlin Songs

Detroit Summer Outreach Album Overwhelmed

Detroit Summer Outreach, a program run by Youthworks-Detroit and staffed by some of our brothers, recently released an album recorded by their Summer 2011 participants. The album is called, “Overwhelmed” and it features 9 tracks, including two by The Servants of the Word brother Ed Conlin and one hip-hop track by Max Haben, a Minnesotan …
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2011 Meditations for the 40 Days

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As you get ready for your Lent, consider joining us for 40 days of meditation. This document contains the series of scriptures that all the brothers will follow from Wednesday, March 9 through Saturday, April 23, 2011. Enjoy! Download the 2011 The Servants of the Word 40 Days Lenten Meditations [68KB DOC]

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Mike Shaughnessy on Ecclesiastes

Grab this talk from the North American brothers’ Lord’s Day Celebration last Saturday, December 4th. You’ll hear Mike cover the answers to these questions: Can anyone really summarize the book of Ecclesiastes? What was “Solomon’s Error” in Ecclesiastes? Does God have a purpose to the emptiness, vanity, or loss of motivation that we experience from time-to-time? …
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