Receive What God is Giving

New Season Church of Ventura

In 1880 Adoniram Judson Gordon wrote in his book, “The Believer’s Union with His Lord”: “‘For by one Spirit we were all baptized into one body…’ (1 Corinthians 12:13 – ESV). But for God to give is one thing, for us to receive is quite another. ‘God so love the world that He gave His … Read more

Qualities of the Lord

New Season Church of Ventura

The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth. John 1:14 (NIV) What a rich scripture this is! Jesus – God made flesh. Living with us. Showing His glory. Setting an … Read more

You Can Make a Difference

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JEHOVAH-RAAH “You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead, they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before others, … Read more

Go Deeper with Jesus

New Season Church of Ventura

“Himself” is a poem written by A.B. Simpson in 1904. The text is a road map for believers from the salvation experience to the consequence of maintaining our relationship with Jesus. The first half of each line represents the beginning of our focus on God; the second half shows our closer connection to Him. Jesus … Read more

Always Love

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“Anyone who hates a brother or sister is a murderer, and you know that no murderer has eternal life residing in him.” 1 John 3:15 (NIV) “Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love … Read more

Understanding and Healing

New Season Church of Ventura

“No!” Peter insisted. “Even if I have to die with you, I will never deny you!” And all the other disciples vowed the same.  Matthew 26:35 (NLT) Jesus Knew His Destiny On the night He was to be arrested, He prophesied to the disciples that they would all betray Him. Peter absolutely believed he would … Read more

Pentecost Sunday

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OLD TESTAMENT “Celebrate the Festival of Harvest with the firstfruits of the crops you sow in your field. Celebrate the Festival of Ingathering at the end of the year, when you gather in your crops from the field.” Exodus 23:16 (NIV) Traditionally, there was a celebration at the beginning of the harvest in the Old … Read more

The Perfect Prayer

New Season Church of Ventura

Jesus said, “Pray like this: Our Father in heaven, may your name be kept holy. May your Kingdom come soon. May your will be done on earth, as it is in heaven. Give us today the food we need, and forgive us our sins, as we have forgiven those who sin against us. And don’t … Read more

Jesus is Perfect

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All His promises prove true. He is a shield for all who look to him for protection. Psalm 18:30 (NLT) We all have many concerns about issues for which we have no direct control. The pandemic, war in the Ukraine, gender teaching to young children and much more. In addition to these are the age-old … Read more

He is Risen

After the Sabbath, at dawn on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to look at the tomb. There was a violent earthquake, for an angel of the Lord came down from heaven and, going to the tomb, rolled back the stone and sat on it. His appearance was … Read more