Would anyone disagree with me that there are a lot of miserable people in our society today? Depression, Anxiety, Anger issues are prevalent in our culture. Margie’s Story - Margie hung up the phone from her mom and felt sick in the pit of her stomach. She had called her mother to wish her a happy birthday…
The Demands of Christ
Chris Brewster • The Well Church OKC • Sermon • • 17 views • 1:05:38
As people, it is apparent that we are remarkably bad at choosing people for the best reasons. We are predictably drawn to what we see, to the outward appearance. This is often the natural inception of our understanding of others, and this is not always a bad thing. However, we have to move to a much more accurate assessment of someone by viewing who they are in the inside. When we miss this, we end up with all kinds of trouble. We elect, hire, marry, reward attractive people, or people who perform well, but miss the much more important beauty of so many who may not have the appearance of others. In the same way, we have learned to have the outside of our cups clean and decorated in specific ways in order to be accepted.
This last Monday the Houston Chronicle revealed a three part article basically slamming the Southern Baptist Convention for an abuse of Faith. In their research of over 20 years, talking with Churches, law enforcement, prison systems and victims they uncovered a problem within the SBC. 380 confirmed…
Taboo: Talking About the Things We Don't Talk About
Is discrimination really an issue for the church? What does the Bible say about hate, love, judging? // To find out more about Involve Church, please visit involvechurch.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Review Aleph: Obedience to God’s awesome word is the only way to experience true blessing. Beth: God’s awesome word is the foundation for sanctification. Gimel: God’s awesome word is needed to illuminate our understanding in the midst of opposition. Daleth: God’s awesome word sustains us through seasons…