July 12 – Don’t Get Stuck

July 12 – Don’t Get Stuck

Acts 11:24; Acts 11:18-26 When We Get Stuck Acts 11:24, Acts 11:18-26 If you’ve lived for a few years, you have experienced being stuck – sometimes by physical circumstances, sometimes by emotional obstacles, sometimes by career issues like job/boss, sometimes by...
Privileged

Privileged

Job 22:8 Introduction/Question: What do you think of when you hear the word privileged? Question #2, Do you consider yourself a privileged individual? Job 22:8 ‘You probably think the land belongs to the powerful and only the privileged have a right to it!’ (NLT) I....
July 15th – Satisfied

July 15th – Satisfied

Psalm 107:9; Psalm 63:5 Introduction: Is it possible to be completely satisfied in this/our lifetime? What are the challenges? Let me address two matters; covetousness and greed. A. Covetousness A philosopher once said, ‘To whom little is not enough, nothing is...
Leaving out the Leaven

Leaving out the Leaven

Matthew 16:1-12 Introduction: I’ve discussed being an example and then last week the principle of freedom and responsibility. Today I want to add another principle that connects to the last two. Matthew 16:1-12 “Then Jesus said to them, ‘Take heed and...

1 Corinthians 10:23-11:1 Introduction:Context of ‘meats’ offered to idols One of the struggles in the early church concerned meat which had been sacrificed to idols. Debates over what to eat might seem strange to most of us in modern society, but to the first-century...