Is the Church Important? (Matthew 16:18)

Over the past few months we have been discussing our Mission and Vision.  Our Mission—What We Are Called To Do—is reaching and teaching for changed lives.  Our Vision—Where We Hope To Go—is that we want to be a community of disciples who love God and love others.  We have already discussed two principles needed toContinue reading “Is the Church Important? (Matthew 16:18)”

No Greater Love (John 15:13)

Our passage this morning is John 15:13 and is very fitting for this Sunday. In this verse our Lord spoke of the greatest expression of love: sacrificial love. He said, “Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.” Let us discuss three examples of sacrificial love. SacrificialContinue reading “No Greater Love (John 15:13)”

Our Mission: What We Are Called To Do (Matthew 28:18-20)

Over the next few Sundays we shall discuss the following: Our Mission: What We Are Called To Do Our Vision: Where We Hope To Go Our Plan: How We Get There Our Response: What We Shall Do This Sunday morning we will focus on “Our Mission: What We Are Called To Do”.  Our Mission isContinue reading “Our Mission: What We Are Called To Do (Matthew 28:18-20)”

True Wisdom (Luke 10:21)

Wisdom is the ability to correctly apply knowledge.  Most people seek wisdom but most people do not seek true wisdom.  In our passage this morning we will discuss the difference between true and false wisdom and examine ourselves to see which wisdom we follow.  Luke 10:21 says Jesus rejoiced in the Holy Spirit and said:Continue reading “True Wisdom (Luke 10:21)”