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Break Thou the Bread of Life

Hymn #35 in Celebrating Grace Hymnal — Break Thou the Bread of Life Break Thou the bread of life, dear Lord, to me, As Thou didst break the loaves beside the sea; Beyond the sacred page I seek Thee, Lord, My spirit pants for Thee, O living Word. Seeking Christ beyond the page. Sounds exciting,…

Telling Our Story

What is it that we say, when we tell our story? For each of us has a story to tell, and so does the Church. The Church’s story is borne out of why we have the Church in the first place.   [button link=”http://bit.ly/NpvBJX”]Download MP3 Audio File[/button]

The Rest of the Story

Any time that we live into that calling to serve the needs of others, there is that question that goes alongside of our work, where we rearrange Isaiah’s words just slightly, and we find ourselves asking, ‘Have I labored in vain?’   [button link=”http://bit.ly/1aVzTR3″]Download MP3 Audio File[/button]

Waiting with Joseph

There is always some sort of jolt when we hear news about expecting a child or a family expanding, because it will change our lives in ways that we cannot expect. It begins to rewrite the story of our lives. [button link=”http://bit.ly/KeLKQ1″]Download MP3 Audio File[/button]

On Reading the Bible

Christians are not unique in the sense of having a book that we read and that we reverence. Muslims have a holy book. Our Jewish friends have a holy book. Christians are unique in the sense that the Bible is the story that we believe to be true, and we seek to submit our lives…

One Story, Many Styles

On 13 December 2009, during the regular Sunday morning worship service, the Sanctuary Choir of Auburn First Baptist Church presented One Story, Many Styles, a service of Christmas music. You can listen to selections from this service, in the form of MP3 audio files: Embrace God’s Gifts Jesus Child Comin’ Is a Glorious Light Some…

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