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Paul prays the Spirit will... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Christ The King (Proper 29) - A -- 2002
Paul prays the Spirit will give us wisdom.
On the television game show... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Christ The King (Proper 29) - A -- 2002
On the television game show Jeopardy!
This passage celebrates the Ephesian... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - C -- 2001
This passage celebrates the Ephesian Church.
On the Professional Golf Association... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - C -- 2001
On the Professional Golf Association Tour, spectators watch the leader board, which is positioned at
Are you happy yet?br... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - C -- 2001
Are you happy yet?
Strength comes from the prayers... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - C -- 2001
Strength comes from the prayers of God's people.
An expedition to observe the... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - B -- 2000
An expedition to observe the 1919 solar eclipse verified Albert Einstein's prediction, based on his
The story of Francis' life... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - B -- 2000
The story of Francis' life, it seemed to him, was just a long series of wrong choices and missed opp
In the early days of... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - B -- 2000
In the early days of "black and white" television there was a series in which people were suddenly m
At the funeral there was... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - B -- 2000
At the funeral there was almost nothing but happiness. It was an odd thing.
We don't often stop to... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - A -- 1999
We don't often stop to think about the skills and the talents that we have to offer God.
Li prayed for wisdom, revelation... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - A -- 1999
Li prayed for wisdom, revelation, and patience. He was a prisoner for being a Christian.
There is something different about... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - A -- 1999
There is something different about our age.
A friend who is a... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - A -- 1999
A friend who is a mechanical engineer commented that his favorite scene from the movie Titanic
I have not stopped giving... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Christ The King (Proper 29) - A -- 1999
"I have not stopped giving thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers." Do we remember to give th
The worship service was over... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Christ The King (Proper 29) - A -- 1999
The worship service was over. Most of the people had left the coffee hour.
I grew up in a... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Christ The King (Proper 29) - A -- 1999
I grew up in a small mountain town in Appalachia. My father was a railroad clerk.
Ben, 46, and Debbie, 41... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Christ The King (Proper 29) - A -- 1999
Ben, 46, and Debbie, 41, Walker and their two children, Matthew, four, and Mark, two, of Naples, Flo
For many children in school... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - C -- 1998
For many children in school, gym is their least favorite class.
The opposite of the text... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - C -- 1998
The opposite of the text is portrayed and depicted by H. G. Wells' croquet player, Mr. Frobisher.
At a wedding reception the... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - C -- 1998
At a wedding reception the father of the groom, who happened to be a successful neurosurgeon, raised
Paul's prayer to the Ephesians... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - C -- 1998
Paul's prayer to the Ephesians focuses on two key elements: our vertical relationship with God, and
In January of 1995, the... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - B -- 1997
In January of 1995, the United States came very close to being the target of a Russian nuclear missi
How comfortable has the church... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - B -- 1997
How comfortable has the church become in her being called the "body of Christ"?
We tend to like power... -- Ephesians 1:15-23 -- Ascension of the Lord - B -- 1997
We tend to like power when it works on our behalf, but rather fear it when it works against us.

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