Reading and Hearing

45 min


Many of us struggle to hear God and have a personal relationship with Him beyond Sundays. JR talks about the importance of creating a sacred rhythm of reading our Bibles.

Featuring: JR Carmichael & Liberty Church

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Sacred Rhythms is a multi-part series from Liberty Church NYC.

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About this Pastor & Church

JR Carmichael and his wife Tess are the Community Pastors at Liberty Church in Downtown Brooklyn. Their mission is to help people who call their church home to Follow Jesus, Thrive in Community, and Make A Difference in every area of their life.

Located In: New York City

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