“Seeing the Unseen God” – Psalm 19:1-4

Sermon audio: Sermon notes and quotes: I have worn glasses for about a year and a half… frames at COSTCO… couldn’t believe what I’d been missing!  See clearly across the store, leaves, street signs… Seeing things you could not previously see makes a huge difference. We are starting a 5-week sermon series today, Unseen Realities. … Continue reading “Seeing the Unseen God” – Psalm 19:1-4

“Remembering Our Recipientness” (Deuteronomy 8:6-20)

Sermon Notes: Deuteronomy 8:6-20 6 Observe the commands of the Lord your God, walking in obedience to him and revering him. 7 For the Lord your God is bringing you into a good land—a land with brooks, streams, and deep springs gushing out into the valleys and hills; 8 a land with wheat and barley, vines and fig … Continue reading “Remembering Our Recipientness” (Deuteronomy 8:6-20)

The Heart of Gospel-Influenced Communication

Last Sunday's sermon was on communication and based on Paul's admonition in Ephesians 4:29 to build others up rather than tear them down. A couple of the main ideas are that healthy communication is a gospel issue that requires my heart to be deeply affected by God's grace. Otherwise, I will be self-righteously critical, cast … Continue reading The Heart of Gospel-Influenced Communication

Healthy Communication (Ephesians 4:29)

Listen: One of the most important subjects that is addressed in pre-marriage counseling courses is the topic of communication. After all, the health of any relationship or organization can be gauged by the health of its communication. Do people feel heard, understood and valued? Do they feel informed? Do they feel safe asking questions, or … Continue reading Healthy Communication (Ephesians 4:29)