Choosing Love

Decentralization
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Scripture: Acts 2:1-12; 1 Kings 8:1-2, 6, 10-13 The time after Advent and before Lent is when we do a sermon series that broadens our horizons and gets us to see things from a new perspective. In this vein, we are doing a short five sermon series called Crossover. Last week we talked about how...

The Third Rail
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Scripture: John 14:25-27; 1 John 2:7-11 The time after Advent and before Lent is when we do a sermon series that broadens our horizons and gets us to see things from a new perspective. In this vein, we are doing a short five sermon series called Crossover. Last week we talked about how Buddhism...

From Many, One
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Scripture: Genesis 1:1-5, 26-27; Exodus 18:10-12 We are in, what I refer to as, the in-between time. The time after Advent and before Lent when there’s not a whole lot going on. It’s during this time that I always like to do a sermon series that broadens our horizons and gets us to...

The Father
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Scripture: Matthew 1:18-23; Isaiah 7:10-16 During Advent we are doing a sermon series called The Chosen One. This series is based on the lectionary readings, which set up Jesus’ birth in the form of an epic. Each week the action builds, drawing us closer to the fulfillment of the prophecy...

The Mother
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Scripture: Luke 1:47-55; Isaiah 35:1-10 During Advent we are doing a sermon series called The Chosen One. This series is based on the lectionary readings, which set up Jesus’ birth in the form of an epic. Each week the action builds, drawing us closer to the fulfillment of the prophecy...

The Messenger
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Scripture: Matthew 3:1-12; Isaiah 11:1-10 During Advent we are doing a sermon series called The Chosen One. This series is based on the lectionary readings, which setup Jesus’ birth in the form of an epic. Each week the action builds, drawing us closer to the fulfillment of the prophecy...

The Prophecy
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Scriptures: Matthew 24:36-44; Isaiah 2:1-5 Recently, I was reflecting on all the various sermon series I have preached over the last six years (I’ve done 21 of them) and it dawned on me that there is one thing missing from my repertoire: I have not done an Advent sermon series that...

Freedom to Abstain
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Scripture: Romans 14:13-17; Luke 10:38-42 Our sermon series during the fall is called Parallax. A parallax is when two people are looking at the exact same thing, but they are seeing it in completely different ways. The goal of this series is to explore how this is true of the Bible. This...