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Why Do We Gather?

So lets pretend that I am an Apostle of Jesus. He called me from my boat to follow Him about three years ago… Virtually every day since them I have been with Him. I have studied His every move and I know Him better than I know anyone. He claimed to be the son of God… At first I was skeptical but before long I was convinced. He was giving blind people sight, making lame people walk, making food multiply, walking on water… He was amazing. One night we had passover dinner together… but He strayed from the script. He started talking about himself… and He told me that He was going to die… and He seemed really confident about His prediction. He asked me to go with him to a garden to pray. When we had been their for a few hours the guards came… when they showed up they seized Him and carried Him away. Trial after trial His predictions came  true right before my eyes. The next day, just as He said, Jesus was crucified. I was devastated, crushed. After the whole ordeal I helped put Him in a grave… Then I got together with the other Apostles to try to make since of the whole thing. Three days after He died, we are in a room meeting and… there He is! He’s Alive! – For over a month He appears to me and may others to prove that He is more powerful than sin or death. The last day I saw Him He said…

All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.

Then he was gone.

Since then I have been meeting with other people who believe in him… when we get together we …

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    Kellie says

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