Sep 29, 2013
“Intentional Faith Development” is the third in a series of sermons dealing with the 5 Practices of Fruitful congregations. Being a disciple of Jesus is not a “one and done” proposition. It takes an intentional effort to daily follow him. … Continue reading
Sep 25, 2013
“Passionate Worship” is the second in a series of sermons dealing with the 5 Practices of Fruitful congregations. What is necessary for us to ensure that our worship is “passionate”? Can worship that is not passionate really be worship? Why … Continue reading
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Sep 15, 2013
“Radical Hospitality” is the first in a series of sermons dealing with the 5 Practices of Fruitful congregations. Throughout the Biblical witness, God’s call has always been one of welcome. To be a church that takes that call seriously, we … Continue reading
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Sep 8, 2013
The call to be a disciple of Jesus is no easy task. Those who think so haven’t heard Jesus clearly. Especially when we consider passages like the ones where he tells us we must “hate” our families and give up … Continue reading
Sep 1, 2013
Jesus has been invited to share a meal at a Pharisee’s house. From the outset you can feel the tension as we are told that they were “watching him closely.” Jesus proceeds to give them a lesson in what appears … Continue reading