Sat, 28 January 2012
Kenny Benge preached a sermon entitled “With Gladness and Singleness of Heart” on January 28, 2012. Motivation is an issue that concerns each of us. Why do we get out of bed each morning? The Christian understanding of motivation is expressed most fully in the biblical understanding of vocation.
The kind of work God usually calls you to is the kind of work (a) that you need most to do and (b) that the world most needs to have done...The place where God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world's deep hunger meet.
Wed, 25 January 2012
God does not save us for our own sake alone, but also for the sake of others—we are called to be channels of God’s grace as well as recipients of it—He calls us to participate in his plan to redeem the world and make it new.
Sun, 15 January 2012
Sat, 7 January 2012
The Feast of the Epiphany—we celebrate a major turn in the history of salvation—the story of God’s redeeming activity in the world. Epiphany celebrates the coming of the Gospel, the good news concerning Jesus Christ, to the Gentiles.
Sat, 31 December 2011
In contrast, the Incarnation, God becoming flesh and blood in the birth of Christ, tells us that physical presence and place matter decisively for God.