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.
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 email@example.com
Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 13 views
1 John 4:7-8 “Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God.  Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.” (NIV) In her book, Making Your Faith Your Own, Teresa Turner Vining wrote, "Sometimes I have wished for…
Sermon on the Mount
Today Pastor Chase wraps up the Beatitudes with Matthew 5:10-12. Though we may be persecuted, we are never abandoned by God. He goes before us, He is with us and He goes after us- in every season of our life. At the end of the sermone, we hear some testimonies of what some people have learned through the Beatitude series. Enjoy!
Jim L. Wilson • Illustration • • 1 view
Frazier Glenn Cross, 73, was arrested and charged with murder after allegedly shooting three people and terrorizing many others at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City and the nearby Village Shalom assisted-living facility. Cross has a background of bigotry. In the 1980’s he led a KKK organization.…