Tag Archives: Sin

A Word about Forgiveness

We began a series last week called Transformative Stories. These are the stories, the parables, that Jesus told as recorded in the gospel of Luke. These parables were told at a historical point in time and resulted from specific situations. … Continue reading

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Forgive Us Our Debts

As a church we often talk about our calling as Christians to run into the brokenness with the help and hope of Jesus. We do this not because we want to be a hip congregation that is on the frontline … Continue reading

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Preparation for Worship (4/11/15)

Scripture to consider: Isaiah 27 1 In that day, the Lord will punish with his sword—     his fierce, great and powerful sword— Leviathan the gliding serpent,     Leviathan the coiling serpent; he will slay the monster of the sea. 2 In that day— “Sing about a fruitful … Continue reading

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Preparation for Worship (3/28/15)

Scripture to consider: Isaiah 24 1 See, the Lord is going to lay waste the earth     and devastate it; he will ruin its face     and scatter its inhabitants— 2 it will be the same     for priest as for people,     for the master as for his … Continue reading

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The Only Way of Acceptable Worship

“The prayers of the highest believers are all sinful and polluted. There is so much unbelief, so much selfishness, so much forgetfulness mingling with all, that every prayer is sin. “But if you put them into the golden censer, Jesus … Continue reading

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