Sermons on Change

Sermons on Change

How To Get Unstuck

As we begin the Lenten journey to the cross together, let’s prepare ourselves for this journey. Let’s not be too quick to race to the Resurrection without learning both how to lay down unnecessary weights and how to deal with sin in our lives. If we are truly going to make it to Easter with Jesus, we need to get unstuck and make the trek through Jesus’ life, teaching, suffering, and death with Him. Key Texts: Matthew 16:24 NRSV, Hebrews 12:1-2…

Transformative Love

Love transforms and provides the support necessary for real transformation and change. Listen and join in as we talk about Transformative Love today. Key Text: 1 John 4:7-21 ESV

What’s Missing

Many people were (and still are) waiting for the arrival of someone to revolutionize the world. We have a way of so creating in our minds a picture of someone or something that would make things better that we have missed the arrival of Jesus as a baby more than 2000 years ago. Not only have many missed him, but much is missing in our own lives because of this mistaken picture of the coming king. Key Text: Matthew 2:1-12…

More Than Wishing

The kind of hope that God provides is way more than a wish. It’s not like throwing a quarter in a fountain and blindly fantasizing about things. God’s hope is never-ending and solid. It is a sure thing. Key Text: Romans 5:3-5 NLT

Waiting for Suddenly

While we would like to be adjusting to a “new normal,” we are still very much in the middle of uncertain times. What do we do now?

Change Isn’t Always the Enemy

Whether it is in our personal lives or through our experiences with our children or grandchildren we know the bitter sweet feelings of growing pains. Churches can experience something similar. As the school year comes to a close and as we embrace a plethora of life-transitions, let’s spend some time contemplating what we’re going through as individuals, as families, as a church. Key texts: Ecclesiastes 1:9-10 (NRSV) 2 Corinthians 5:17 (NRSV)