Archive | February, 2019

What to Bake for Bible Study

We’ve been talking a lot about hosting this week and offering hospitality to our guests. One of the best ways to do that is through the gift of food. It doesn’t have to be anything extravagant—just putting out coffee or tea is enough.

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Bible study, hosting bible study, tips for hosting a bible study

The ABC’s of Hospitality

As Christians, we’re not called to “entertain” people or put on a show. But we are expected to practice hospitality. “Show hospitality to one another without grumbling,” instructs 1 Peter 4:9.

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How to host a Bible study

Tips for Hosting a Bible Study

The first step in leading any Bible study is always to bathe your efforts in prayer. Ask the Holy Spirit to use you for the glory of God and to bless the study. Consider asking others to intercede for you and the participants of the study.

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It Is Not Good for Man to Be Alone: Called to Communion

On assuming the Chair of Peter, Pope Saint John Paul II chose to devote his weekly general audiences for some five years (1979– 1984) to a catechesis on the human person, the body, and sexuality that has come to be known as the “Theology of the Body.” Almost every Wednesday (except when he was recovering

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Surprised by Love

The topic of Pope Benedict XVI’s first encyclical, Deus Caritas Est, caught many by surprise. Moral relativism, secularization, abortion, liturgy—these are some of the themes people expected him to address. But instead, this new pope—known for his intellect, scholarship, and courage to tackle controversial issues—chose to write on a topic quite simple, timeless, and appealing

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Scott Hahn in Lancaster, SC

Saturday, March 23, 2019 Don’t miss Scott Hahn and the St. Paul Center at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church on Saturday, March 23, 2019, for a powerful presentation on the riches of our Catholic faith. Best-selling author and renowned biblical scholar Scott Hahn will address two key Catholic teachings: the one, holy, catholic, and

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