Sermons from February 2022

Playing the Movie Forward: Be an Ant

Play the Movie Forward – Be an ant Our direction determines our destination Live life with fewer regrets/ Making better decisions Play the movie forward “I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday.” Eleanor Roosevelt What would you say to a friend who was making the same decision? Relationships Our closest relationships determine our direction We learn from the individuals or groups with whom we identify. Frank Smith Shake hands with a sneezer God created…

Playing the Movie Forward: Live life with fewer regrets

Play the Movie Forward: Live life with fewer regrets/ Making better decisions Any one thing you do is only a scene in a larger movie. To understand that action, you have to play it out all the way to the end of the movie. Henry Cloud Play the movie of our lives forward Proverbs 13:20b companion of fools suffers harm Our relationships determine our direction 1 Corinthians 15:33 Do not be misled: “Bad company corrupts good character.” PR 18:24 A…

Playing the Movie Forward

Play the movie forward Life is not random PR 7:6-8 At the window of my house; I looked out through the lattice. I saw among the simple, I noticed among the young men, a youth who lacked judgment. He was going down the street near her corner, walking along in the direction of her house. Play the movie of our lives forward Any one thing you do is only a scene in a larger movie. To understand that action, you…

Planting Gardens

Planting Gardens We Live in a Post-Christian Culture Post Christianity is a product of post-modernism which recognizes that our culture is moving away from organized Christianity. Younger generations grow up believing that there is no absolute truth Cultural Christianity is declining rapidly as many people are leaving the church This leaves the church in a place of social exile as Christians increasingly become a minority in our culture when only a few decades ago Christians were the majority. “In the…