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  • The coronavirus is an occasion for both fear and faith. Some people are rushing to stores to purchase non-perishables and buy facemasks that don’t help. Others are indifferent to the virus altogether. How should we respond? Responding to Bad News The current facts are that COVID #19 has resulted in the loss of over three thousand…

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  • Unfortunately due to travel restrictions and health concerns we will be postponing this event until later this year. Stay tuned for more info on the new dates. Over the past decade City Life Church has helped plant churches and fostered renewal in the cities of Montreal, Dublin, Kuala Lumpur, and Nashville. On March 28-29, key…

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  • People often have questions about the claims of historic Christianity. Over the last decade some of these questions have shifted from key doctrines of the faith (inerrancy of the Bible, the resurrection) to social and cultural concerns (race, gender, sexuality). People want to know if Christianity is good not if it is true. Whatever the…

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  • A surprisingly high number of people attend religious services in our secular age. What are they looking for? Some want to meet people; others to go to heaven, or do some good. Each of these reasons is driven by longing for meaning—meaning in relationships (church), spirituality (Christ), service (mission). But there is a near and far side…

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  • As the new year dawns, you may be looking for more intentional and structured ways to guide your regular reading Scripture in 2020. If that’s you, I wanted to provide a few links to some resources you may want to check out: Read Scripture App (iOS/Android) This smartphone app combines short videos from The Bible…

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  • The following is an excerpt from our Partners Class book. If you are new to City Life or have never taken a Partners Class we invite you to join us as we explore the basics of City Life Church: the Gospel, Community, and Mission. We want to share with you our story: how we started, what…

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  • Resource Global seeks to mobilize a global movement of engaged next generation leaders and entrepreneurs who are having a transformative Gospel impact on their local communities and workplaces across the world. Recently Resource Global’s President, Tommy Lee, shared about their ministry and work in Kuala Lumpur and how we at City Life can support them. Using a cohort based…

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  • Video’s from the recent Acts 29 Regional Conference ‘Formed by the Gospel’ are now available. We’ve highlighted a few key summary points from each talk. Will Walker: Gospel Provides a couple “gospel grids” to help lead discussions deeper into Jesus. Guidance in how to draw out vulnerability and lead people into application for real life change. Todd…

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  • Recently, the Austin City Council passed a new ordinance on panhandling, camping and resting in public. These new rules have brought the issue of homelessness in Austin to the forefront of public discussion as many on both sides of the issue have become vocal. As the conversation progresses we should seek to love and serve…

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  • You can hear the thunder rumble in the pages of Galatians as St. Paul calls out churches being lured away from the gospel of Jesus. Some of the temptations they face can seem quite foreign to us; others are eerily familiar. While we can’t imagine being bullied into circumcision, we can relate to corrosive power…

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  • City Seminary starts Monday, Sept 16th. Registration is now open! City Seminary Monday Night Classes Renewing Marriage Renewing Marriage is an interactive, 6-week class designed to renew and mature any marriage. It covers key topics (service, roles, conflict, etc.) in a practical way to renew your love for one another and the Lord. We’re excited to bring…

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  • As many of you know, we have been prayerfully and actively searching for an Associate Pastor for many years. An additional full-time pastor would increase focus on leadership development, oversight for our City Groups, and improved ministry execution in many areas.  We are thrilled to announce that God has provided a full-time, gospel-earnest, qualified Associate…

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