Category Archive: Sermons

Knowing Yourself (II of IV): Value…

  Knowing Yourself:   Your Identity, Value, Purpose, & Potential   Lesson II: Value   Rhetorical Question: What is your worth? How valuable are you? Are you valuable? Why or why not? How… Continue reading

Knowing Yourself (Part I of IV): Identity…

  Knowing Yourself:   Your Identity, Value, Purpose, & Potential   Lesson I: Identity   Rhetorical Question: Who are you? Not just your name—who and what are you? When you look in the… Continue reading

Christmas From God’s View: Humiliation & Rescue Mission…

Christmas From God’s Perspective:   Humiliation & Rescue Mission   Question: What do you know about the story of Christmas?   Sometimes when you have looked at something for a long time, it… Continue reading

Poverty & Wealth II (Part II of II): What Do We Do Now?

  “Poverty & Wealth: What Do We Do Now?”   Question: What were you doing at 11:27 at night on May 30th, 2002?   It was a Thursday night—I looked it up. Many… Continue reading

Perspectives On The Afterlife…

From High School Sophomore: “what im confused about is how i dont think its fair that really good people who do great things but aren’t really religious don’t get to go to heaven…i… Continue reading

Wrestling With Yourself: Spiritual Self-Leadership From Psalm 27

What do we do w/those voices outside of us, messages we hear, messages we read?   What about the voices inside our heads?   Sometimes we are our harshest critic, sometimes we are… Continue reading

The Bible In 13 Words (Genesis 15:1)…

I love what Joanne just said about feeling unqualified or perhaps unprepared in some ways. This morning as I was driving to church, the sky was a beautiful deep grey and I thought… Continue reading

God’s Gear For Getting Through Grief (Psalm 13)…

Many of us are happy to see 2011 go.  It was debilitating in many ways and at the very least, very difficult.  For many of us, when we look forward as much as… Continue reading