Last week we talked about how “loving our neighbor as ourselves” requires a willingness to listen deeply, especially when our neighbor’s life experience differs from our own. This week we’ll get a chance to practice that. Pastor Jeff will do an interview sermon with Jamie Burier. He and his wife are fairly new to LifeJourney. Jamie […]
Those words are powerful – some of the most powerful negative impulses we’ll ever feel. It’s easy to get trapped there – individually and collectively as groups of people. But Jesus calls us to something higher. This Sunday we’ll explore what that higher calling looks like when applied in practical ways in our daily life. SERMON REFERENCE: […]
As we continue our quest to experience Jesus at a deeper level, this Sunday we’ll explore Jesus as healer. What was it that made Jesus a healer? How can we become healers? Join us Sunday to find out!
From time to time, we all get to the place where we’re completely spent – nothing left to give; we’ve run dry. What then? This Sunday, we’ll explore a Gospel passage offers a powerful formula for how to respond in times when you feel completely depleted.
. . . is a phrase coined by Rev. Dietrich Bonhoeffer while in prison shortly before he was executed by the Nazis. He didn’t live long enough to fully develop the idea, yet it’s a strangely compelling phrase. Religion has earned a bad reputation. We long for something more genuine and life giving. So what […]
Life is full of important decisions. Get ‘em right, and you’ll thrive. Get ‘em wrong, and you’ll struggle. So this Sunday we’re going to explore what the prophet Hosea has to say about how to make good decisions. We’ll discover three keys to making solid, life-giving decisions.
Did you know that at the very beginning of his public ministry, Jesus did something so controversial, the people of his own hometown almost threw him off a cliff? What did he do that was so provocative, and what does it teach us about what it means for us to be like him? Join us […]
You have something that somebody else desperately needs – the gift of your presence. This Sunday we’ll look to the example of Jesus to learn how – by doing a few simple things – we can bring life and comfort to someone who really needs us. Join us for the second installment in our new […]
This Sunday we resume our sermon series called “If we knew now what they knew then.... 7 Steps to spiritual power” by exploring what powerful life lesson we can learn from the example of Mary and Joseph when the birth of baby Jesus was announced to them.