Scarritt Bennett Center Blog

Comfort and Rest

Posted 7.3.20 - Come to me, all you that are weary and carrying heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your...

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A Lament For Our World

Posted 6.26.20 - How long will you forget me, Lord? Forever? How long will you high your face from me? How long will I be left to my own wits, agony filling my heart? Daily? ...

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Hagar And God’s Promises

Posted 6.19.20 - Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, whom she had borne to Abraham, playing with her son Isaac. So she said to Abraham, “Cast out this slave woman with her son, for the son of this slave woman shall not inherit...

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This Little Light of Mine

Posted 6.5.20 - In the Acts of the Apostles we are told many times of how the apostles, Paul, Peter, Silas, Timothy and others confronted the religious and government authorities. They did so in the synagogues and on the streets of the cities. Sometimes they...

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Protest is Our Responsibility

Posted 6.5.20 - In the Acts of the Apostles we are told many times of how the apostles, Paul, Peter, Silas, Timothy and others confronted the religious and government authorities. They did so in the synagogues and on the streets of the cities. Sometimes they...

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Signs of the Holy Spirit

Posted 5.30.20 - When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place. And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting. Divided tongues, as...

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Waiting in Jerusalem

Posted 5.22.20 - While staying with them, he (Jesus) ordered them not to leave Jerusalem, but to wait there for the promise of the Father. “This,” he said, “is what you have heard from me, for John baptized with water, but you will be baptized...

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Spirit of Truth

Posted 5.15.20 - If you love me, you will keep my commandments. And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate, to be with you forever. This is the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees...

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An Open Letter to Metro Nashville Police Chief Steve Anderson

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_single_image image="23562" img_size="full" alignment="center"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]An Open Letter to Metro Nashville Police Chief Steve Anderson   May 14, 2020 Dear Police Chief Anderson, We are writing on behalf of Scarritt Bennett Center (SBC) regarding the Metro Nashville Police Department response to a recent incident involving SBC board member Rev. Keith Caldwell....

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Pathway through the woods
Jesus Is The Way

Posted 5.1.20 - They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers. Awe came upon everyone, because many wonders and signs were being done by the apostles. All who believed were together and had all things in...

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