Blog: Random Thoughts on Sunday's Sermon

Below are some random thoughts on this coming Sunday's message.  We hope they create a little time in your day to reflect on the journey of faith and life.  If they spur any thoughts, quotes, or experiences, please share them.  God moves among us as we share with each other.

February 9, 2011 | 09:41 am

Yesterday I realized I’ve glossed over a phrase in a well know verse. It’s in Matthew 25 and the context is Jesus talking to those who cared for the sick, poor, and hungry. He said...

February 8, 2011 | 10:01 am
 

This week’s focus is the connection between mission and our faith. Mission is a very broad concept that in essence represents our connection to the world...
February 7, 2011 | 10:03 am

One of the most sensitive subjects about faith is the topic of evangelism. I think it’s because this is where the conversation turns from what people believe...
February 4, 2011 | 09:50 am

Another dominant image of the Church is “the body of Christ.” It’s a great metaphor because it helps answer that thorny question, how does the presence of Christ continue in...

February 3, 2011 | 12:11 pm

A term used frequently in describing the church is koinonia. It is a Greek term found in the New Testament that means “communion,” “...
February 2, 2011 | 01:00 pm

There is a well-known verse in the Bible that says, “You are royal priests, a holy nation, God’s very own possession. As a result, you can show others the...
February 1, 2011 | 02:14 pm

Today we use a little Latin--it makes things sound ancient and authoritative!--and consider the theology of Søren...

January 31, 2011 | 10:53 am

The satirist Lenny Bruce once said that “every day people are straying away from the church and going back to God. ”Sociologists of...
January 28, 2011 | 11:06 am

While Christ is an endearing religious figure, he is also a controversial one. One can attend an international conference in which thousands feel a special...
January 27, 2011 | 03:00 pm

When I awoke to discover we were buried in snow, I quickly checked the news to see if anything was canceled. To my delight, almost everything was! Early this morning an initial barrage of emails...

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