Archive for February, 2007

Sordid Lives

Sunday, February 25th, 2007

We’re looking at the incident of the Golden Calf, as we continue in “Lessons from the Exodus.”

Moses is gone for a time, and the people demand a new god to worship. It’s breathtaking how quickly they turn from being God’s people into something else.

So how much of your spiritual life is based on a particular religious leader, and how much is a result of your relationship with God? We consider that, plus other insights, from this fascinating story.

 
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Bittersweet

Sunday, February 18th, 2007

Do you ever feel that life is playing with you — like you’re a pawn in some cruel game, and all you can do is let it play out? What do I do when I feel trapped?

 
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Rediscovering Our Relationship With Rules

Sunday, February 11th, 2007

Is “rule” a 4-letter word? Does it often feel like religion is obsessed with rules?

This sermon explores what role rules should play in the life of a thoughtful spiritual person.

 
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Being Champions: State of the Church

Sunday, February 4th, 2007

We’ll look at some goals for Jesus MCC in 2007, specifically:

  • the challenge of a growing congregation in a building that seems to be getting smaller, and
  • the next two rounds of Would Jesus Discriminate?

This is part two of Pastor Jeff’s State of the Church Sermon.

 
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