Month: November 2017

The Desire for Family

November 26, 2017   Sermon Notes 11262017 Ephesians 2 We share family life in the household of God. Family traits: In God’s house, we’re all connected in a caring community. In God’s house, we’re all different but we’re family sharing one name. Challenge: Live together in a way that shows God is in the house. …

A Place at the Table

November 19, 2017 Celebration Photos Thanksgiving for Father’s Faithful Provision Welcome to the Table A Place at the Table with our Forefathers Family Story Time: Father’s Provision in the Wilderness in the Passover remembered around the Lord’s Table A Place at the Table Here and Now Your Place at the Table The Servers at the …

The Table is Set: Come and Get It!

Ahhh, take a whiff of that! The savory aromas wafting into the room have everyone licking their lips and glancing toward the table. Gram got here early with her baked goodies. There’s a happy buzz of hugs and Noogies, OOOEWs and laughter, kid squeals and conversation. It’s a high and holy day for the family …

Intimacy with the Almighty (Application Session)

November 12, 2017   Sermon Notes 11122017 How do we cultivate a growing love relationship with God? Essential Elements: Knowing and following Jesus Time: Practice the presence of God in shared experience Communication: Listen to God speak through His Word as a love letter Communication: Listen to and talk to God as the most intimate …

Praying the Scriptures

Is Prayer More than Reciting Your Wish List to God?  “Give God time to reveal Himself to you. And give yourself time to be silent and quiet before Him, waiting to receive, through the Spirit, the assurance of His presence with you, His power working in you.”   Andrew Murray Jesus described one unmistakable, identifying characteristic …

Intimacy with the Almighty

November 5, 2017   Sermon Notes 11052017 In your presence… fullness of joy… pleasures forever… Psalm 16:11 The restless desire of every human heart yearns for intimacy with God. …because we were created for an-other relationship. …because we are created for an-other world. Challenge: How do we find the love our heart is searching for? …