Getting to Work

Episode 5 March 06, 2022 00:40:07
Getting to Work
First Baptist Owasso
Getting to Work

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Chris Wall • 1 Peter 1:13-16 ESV

God is faithful to prepare us for tough times and challenging circumstances. Faith in Christ comes with a call to the frontlines of the spiritual battle. One of the reasons we don’t go to heaven right after coming to faith in Christ is that we have work to do. Thriving in #themissionlife is impossible without the pursuit of holiness. Today, lean into how the Holy Spirit helps you live a holy life.

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