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Date registered: November 17, 2011

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  1. Join Us Each Day Beginning November 30 — November 21, 2014
  2. 2014 Summer Devotional: Our Emmaus, Letter from Pastor Care — June 29, 2014
  3. 2014 Summer Devotional: Our Emmaus, Letter from Pastor Drew — June 29, 2014
  4. April 20, 2014, Easter Sunday — April 20, 2014
  5. April 19, 2014 — April 19, 2014

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Nov 21

Join Us Each Day Beginning November 30

Welcome! As we are quickly approaching the Advent season, we look forward to sharing our 2014 Advent Devotional with you. The devotional is written by pastors, staff, and congregants. Starting November 30, you can follow along each day of Advent as we prepare to celebrate the birth of our Savior. Just enter your email to …

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Jun 29

2014 Summer Devotional: Our Emmaus, Letter from Pastor Care

Dear Bel Air Family, I am so excited about this devotional! We have been in the tradition of providing a devotional at Bel Air in the seasons of Advent and Lent each year, and this summer, we are trying something new! As we have welcomed our new Senior Pastor, Drew Sams, to Bel Air, he …

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Jun 29

2014 Summer Devotional: Our Emmaus, Letter from Pastor Drew

Dear Bel Air Family, It is great to call you “family” after two months being your Senior Pastor, and to feel so welcomed into this great church. I have loved the journey so far and have been blessed in preparing and preaching each Sunday in our series Emmaus: Encountering Jesus on Our Journey. Stories are …

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Apr 20

April 20, 2014, Easter Sunday

read | Luke 24:13–35 “Now on that same day two of them were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem, and talking with each other about all these things that had happened. While they were talking and discussing, Jesus himself came near and went with them, but their eyes were kept …

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Apr 19

April 19, 2014

read | Matthew 20:27–28 “‘…and whoever wishes to be first among you must be your slave; just as the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life a ransom for many.’” As I read this passage, I am struck by the words “not to be served, but …

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Apr 18

April 18, 2014, Good Friday

read | Matthew 20:24–26 “When the ten heard it, they were angry with the two brothers. But Jesus called them to Him and said, ‘You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their great ones are tyrants over them. It will not be so among you; but whoever wishes to …

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Apr 17

April 17, 2014, Maundy Thursday

read | Matthew 20:23 “He said to them, ‘You will indeed drink My cup, but to sit at My right hand and at My left, this is not Mine to grant, but it is for those for whom it has been prepared by My Father.’” Maundy Thursday commemorates the Last Supper when Jesus shared the …

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Apr 16

April 16, 2014

read | Matthew 20:22 “But Jesus answered, ‘You do not know what you are asking. Are you able to drink the cup that I am about to drink?’ They said to Him, ‘We are able.’” “You do not know what you are asking.” I have seven grandchildren, most of them grown up past childhood now. …

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Apr 15

April 15, 2014

read | Matthew 20:21 “And He said to her, ‘What do you want?’ She said to Him, ‘Declare that these two sons of mine will sit, one at your right hand and one at your left, in your kingdom.’” My husband (RO) loves the show Seinfeld. We own every episode, and every season on DVD. …

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Apr 14

April 14, 2014

read | Matthew 20:20 “Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to Him with her sons, and kneeling before Him, she asked a favor of Him.” Jesus invites us to “ask,” as a beggar asks for alms; to “seek,” with the same intensity as we do when we misplace our wallet; and to …

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