BibleProject
BibleProject
Nov 23, 2020
God’s Global Family – Family of God E1
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Jesus unites his followers across cultural and ethnic lines as members of his global family. But that doesn’t mean cultural differences disappear. In fact, Jesus resurrects and glorifies what is unique and beautiful about every culture. In this episode, listen in as Tim and Jon discuss what it means to be part of the family of God.

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Timestamps 

  • Part one (0:00–22:30)
  • Part two (22:30–32:00)
  • Part three (32:00–43:15)
  • Part four (43:15–end)

Additional Resources 

Show Music 

  • “Defender Instrumental” by Tents 
  • “Beneath Your Waves” by Sleepy Fish
  • “Flushing the Stairs” by Leavv

Show produced by Dan Gummel. Show notes by Lindsey Ponder. 

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