Chestnut Ridge Church
The Greatest - Part 1
Tim Haring — The Greatest explores what really matters to Jesus – love – and it will answer questions such as: Why does love matter so much? What does it mean to love? How can we grow in our capacity to love? Together, let's learn what it really means to love well.
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  • Chestnut Ridge Church [CRC]
    2223 Cheat Rd, Morgantown, WV 26508, USA
    Sunday 8:00 AM
  • Chestnut Ridge Church
    Sunday 5:55 PM

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Glorious Day, You Make Me Brave, Sons and Daughters, Great Are You Lord

http://theridge.church/startingpoint Starting Point Orientations are next Sunday, April 23, after each service.

http://theridge.church/celebraterecovery Celebrate Recovery meets on Mondays at 6:30 pm. For more info, go to theridge.church/celebraterecovery

http://theridge.church/deviate As students mature, experience life change and move into adulthood, the value of experiencing community, having fun, being able to discuss faith, and finding a place to ask questions in a changing culture is important.

http://theridge.church/wired As students mature, experience life change and move into adulthood, the value of experiencing community, having fun, being able to discuss faith, and finding a place to ask questions in a changing culture is important.

http://theridge.church/nightofworship May 5 at 6:30 pm. Night of Worship is an environment at The Ridge where deeper worship and praise is welcomed and encouraged. It’s a step beyond the weekend service to grow closer to God. The music will be familiar, but there will be more of it, as a part of an extended time of music, singing, prayer and praise!

http://theridge.church/mosaic Join other singles after the Night of Worship for a fun night out at the church’s firepit. There will be nachos, a Cinco de Mayo theme, live music, lots of fun, and a chance to win tickets to a WV Black Bears baseball game. The event is free; the fun is priceless!

http://theridge.church/webelieve Are you looking for a way to talk to your kids about faith and how they can have a personal relationship with Jesus? We Believe is a 25-minute presentation, where parents and elementary-aged kids (grades K–4) can hear about what it means to place their trust in Jesus Christ.

http://theridge.church/summerridge Students entering 6th-8th grades this fall are invited to a weekend getaway full of fun, food, games, friends at Jumonville Christian Camp and Retreat Center! Spots are limited, so sign up early! Registration closes on May 16

www.chestnutridgechurch.com/project/thegreatest

The Greatest - Part 1 [April 23, 2017] Tim Haring

The Primacy of Love.
We need to keep the main thing the main thing.
• Prayer
• Power
• Christ's Presence
…[that Christ might] settle down and abide. Take up His permanent abode, so that you may be a habitation of God.[1]


[1] Vincent, M. R. (1887). Word studies in the New Testament (Vol. 3, pp. 383–384). New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons.
He prays that the inner man might have spiritual strength, which will, in turn, lead to a deeper experience with Christ.[1] - Wiersbe


[1] Wiersbe, W. W. (1996). The Bible exposition commentary (Vol. 2, p. 31). Wheaton, IL: Victor Books.
• Prayer
• Power
Christ's Presence
Other People

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