THE GREATEST ADVENTURE

THE GREATEST ADVENTURE

THE GREATEST ADVENTURE “To fall in love with God is the greatest romance; to seek him the greatest adventure; to find him, the greatest human achievement.” — St. Augustine   2 Timothy 2:11-13Ephesians 2:1-52 Corinthians 4:11 God loves adventures. Who of us cannot...
THE ULTIMATE MULTI-TASKER

THE ULTIMATE MULTI-TASKER

THE ULTIMATE MULTI-TASKER “You cut me down to size and opened up my eyes, made me realize what I could not see.” — Coldplay, “Swallowed in the Sea” Romans 81 Corinthians 2:9-16John 16:7-16 A great juggler invokes the awe of the audience. Multiple balls fly...
SEALED

SEALED

SEALED “Fear makes strangers of people who would be friends.” — Shirley MacLaine Ephesians 1:15-23Isaiah 61:1-3Acts 2:38-39 Perhaps our fears, when we peel them down to their core, come from forgetting. We fear that we’ll be forgotten by those who care for us, by...
ARE YOU FULL?

ARE YOU FULL?

ARE YOU FULL? “Sin is not hurtful because it is forbidden, but it is forbidden because it is hurtful.” — Benjamin Franklin 1 Corinthians 3:10-17 (esp. 16)Ephesians 5:15-20 (esp. 18)Ezekiel 36:24-32 (esp. 27) At some point in our childhood, we hear a story about a...
KUDZU

KUDZU

KUDZU “What we call failure is not the falling down, but the staying down.” — Mary Pickford Revelation 3:11-22 (esp. 19-20)Titus 3:3-8 (esp. 5)Romans 12 You will not reach perfection in this lifetime. Why don’t we teach this? How much heartache could we avoid? Some...
SENSITIVITY

SENSITIVITY

SENSITIVITY “The finest qualities of our nature, like the bloom on fruits, can be preserved by only the most delicate handling. Yet we do not treat ourselves nor one another thus tenderly.” — Henry David Thoreau 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24 (esp. 19)Acts 7:48-53 (esp....