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In this parable, the rich man died before he could use all that he had stored in his barns. He mistakenly believed that the wealth he had amassed was his alone. Jesus viewed his attitude as a form of greed. When you concentrate your efforts on amassing wealth and material things and ignore God’s plan…
Have you ever wondered why so many people lose any joy they might have had in their lives?… even Christians? They start off great but fade … it’s like they sprang a leak and of o their joy leaked out. Tonight, we will look at what Paul says about How we can maintain our joy. Finally, my brothers, rejoice…
Overcoming Joy Robbers
Begin the sermon by using a selfie stick... We started a new series last week talking about things that rob your joy. Last week was doubt, this week we are talking about selfishness. What do I mean by selfishness? Selfishness defined - A self-centred concern for oneself, without due regard to the needs…
One year ago... One year ago, all of you were about to line up at the starting line. you had make mistakes in 2017 and you have learned from them. 2018 was going to be a new year with reniewed commitment and hope. The world counted down, 10,9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1!!! And you set off. And as your pastor I cheered…
Toolbox for Life
If you have ever read all these self help books or listened to the self help speakers… they tell you that you can be and do anything that you put your mind to. If that were true, I would have been a major league baseball player… The problem is that I am not gifted nor am I talented enough to do that.…
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Don’t Be A Fool Then he said to them, “Watch out! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; a man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions. We have been working our way through the Gospel of Luke for three summers now. Did you know that “Gospel” means “Good News”? I would say that…
Introduction We are going to talk about money this week. The humor of the fact that many of you recieved “stimulus” checks last week is not lost on me. but... that is not why we are talking about money this week. If you attend regularly you know that what we do is go through Scripture one verse at a…
Question - Help me with My Stress Even though you may be working to reduce stress, our culture is offering more and more. Earth is offering you more. Gen work 181 hours more than previous Generation … 1 extra month in the same year Mothers - 80% feel unbearable amount of stress and 70% are sleep deprived.…
1 After this there was a feast of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. 2 Now there is in Jerusalem by the Sheep Gate a pool, which is called in Hebrew, Bethesda, having five porches. 3 In these lay a great multitude of sick people, blind, lame, paralyzed, waiting for the moving of the water. 4 For…
Outcasts - Luke: a Gospel for the Rejected
Greed. It’s a simple word, but it’s tentacles can reach deep into the human soul, and when they do, greed will drag an individual into a life that is far from God. Take a listen to Jesus’ teaching on greed as Pastor Jeremy identifies the dangers of greed from Luke 12:13-21 and guides us into a consideration of whether greed may have gotten past our guards.
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The attitude to life that places particular emphasis on immediate, physical values rather than on future, spiritual ones or that regards the material world as the only reality.
The Gospel of Luke
Greed harms others - but it also harms us ourselves so Jesus tells us to be on our guard against it. Jesus tells a story of a rich man and his folly to teach us how.
Announcements: Council Meeting tomorrow Wednesday - Water sports Pray: Donnie Taylor Dan and Jennifer Winn Nick and Raegan McVay Intro: We are in our third week of a Series I am calling Heart Conditions. We are, together, looking at the different conditions, issues, irregularities in our hearts that…
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In this parable, the rich man died before he could use all that he had stored in his barns. He mistakenly believed that the wealth he had amassed was his alone. Jesus viewed his attitude as a form of greed. When you concentrate your efforts on amassing wealth and material things and ignore God's plan…