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VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

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Date: Monday, August 14 – 18
from 9:00 – 12:00 pm each day
It is free to register children to attend
For Preschool: ages 3 - 5
For Elementary: Children who have
COMPLETED Grade K – Grade 5
Where: Brewster Baptist Church
What: "Maker Fun Factory" from Group Publishing

Bible Book of the Month: The Letter of James

The Letter of James is intended as a response to the problems of the church at large. The primary recipients appear to be Jewish Christians. James is composed primarily of self-contained sections as the author speaks authoritatively on a variety of subjects.

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Preview: Faith and Deeds

Jul 19, 2017

When is our faith genuine? Is it when we know, deep inside, what’s true? Or when we say the right things? Or is there something more to it? “So faith by itself, if it has no works, is dead.” James 2:17 (NRSV) Watch our “1 minute” preview for “Faith and Deeds”

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Preview: Mercy Triumphs Over Judgment

Jul 12, 2017

In this third message from the series on The Letter of James, we’ll hear about a theme that appears throughout the Bible, an attitude and behavior that drew criticism to Jesus. “For judgment will be without mercy to anyone who has shown no mercy; mercy triumphs over judgment.” The Letter of James 2:13 (NRSV) Watch…

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Preview: Disarming Our Anger

Jul 6, 2017

The news is full of jarring stories, stories rooted in anger. In this second week on the Letter of James, Doug will talk about managing and disarming anger, so we can live in a way that let’s us be a blessing. You must understand this, my beloved: let everyone be quick to listen, slow to…

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July Bible Book of the Month – The Letter of James

Jun 30, 2017

The Letter of James is intended as a response to the problems of the church at large. The primary recipients appear to be Jewish Christians. James is composed primarily of self-contained sections as the author speaks authoritatively on a variety of subjects. The ‘epistle’ is similar in form to Proverbs and the Sermon on the Mount…

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July 2017 Beacon

Jun 30, 2017

Here’s the July 2017 Beacon Just click below, it will open up for you.

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Preview: Finding Meaning in Trials & Overcoming Temptations

Jun 28, 2017

Doug begins the new Bible Book of the Month series, which is the Letter of James. Hear practical teaching on living out our Christian faith, this week focusing on trials and temptations. “My brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of any kind, consider it nothing but joy, because you know that the testing of…

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Preview: Do Good

Jun 22, 2017

This week, Pastor David brings the last message in the Galatians series, focusing on the opportunities God gives us to do good… even if it takes persistence. “Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Therefore, as we have…

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Preview: The Difference Christ Makes

Jun 14, 2017

In Galatians 3:25-29, we hear how fundamentally transforming it is to be in Christ. And then we hear how our unity and equality in Christ is a differentiator. “There is no longer Jew or Greek, there is no longer slave or free, there is no longer male or female; for all of you are one…

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Preview: Two Very Different Ways of Living

Jun 7, 2017

Paul talks about two very different ways of living, in Chapter 5 of Galatians. Like gardens and landscaping, how things turn out depends so much on the approach taken, or the outcome desired, and the amount of effort put in. “For the flesh desires what is contrary to the Spirit, and the Spirit what is…

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