The Amazing 80: Liberia, Africa

Friends, A preacher friend of mine, Dave who serves in Indiana and also writes A Pastor’s Prayer Journey with me, and his friend Sam, are heading up a project called The Amazing 80. This is a project to raise $80,000 in order to build a multi-purpose building in Liberia, Africa. The building will be used… Continue reading The Amazing 80: Liberia, Africa

The Cross of Christ and the Root of All Service, Matthew 20:20-28

Friends, here is part three of what was a planned four week series of sermons on Servanthood in the Church. This sermon comes from Matthew 20:20-28. It discusses the seeming absurdity of what Jesus calls us to as Christians: Serving for nothing else but the glory of God. Jesus models this in His own life,… Continue reading The Cross of Christ and the Root of All Service, Matthew 20:20-28

Spiritual Disciplines: Service, 1 Corinthians 12:1-11

Friends, We have begun our new series of sermons at the church. This month I am preaching on the spiritual discipline of ‘service.’ But as you will see, service is not just about service. Service is rather about developing a servant’s heart. This sermon is drawn from the first 11 verses of 1 Corinthians 12,… Continue reading Spiritual Disciplines: Service, 1 Corinthians 12:1-11