Jesus: Live & In The Flesh
Scripture: Micah 5, Isaiah 9, Luke 2, Matthew 1
Jesus is live and in the flesh for us today. What does this mean? What is the whole "Jesus is God, Jesus is Human" thing about? We will look at who Jesus was and is today, and what Jesus' life tells us about God and our relationship with God.
November 14, 2021
Scripture: Psalm 13
How does Christianity and the Bible deal with the issue of suicide? What can we do to help people struggling with suicidal thoughts? This sermon addresses the Methodist understanding of how to support people who have lost loved one to death by suicide, and ways to reach out to people with suicidal thoughts.
Click here for a Family Discussion Guide for helping people feeling despair and depression. Good for families as well as friends and co-workers.
If you are feeling suicidal, please call the National Suicide Hotline at 800-273-8255.
Scripture: Book of Proverbs
Ways to deal with uncertainty and anxiety in difficult times by turning to God's promises of peace and grace. Each week we will look at one line of the Serenity Prayer.
Grief During Holidays
November 21, 2021
Scripture: Romans 8 & Philippians 2
The holidays are coming. Many people are excited to see people and eat special meals together. Sometimes the holidays are tough, when we have lost loved ones during the year, or times have been difficult. Where is God in our grief? How can we support others grieving at this time of year?
Click here for ideas on things to say, and things to not say, as we help the people around us.
Scripture: The Gospel of John
What do we learn about Jesus in the last gospel? Jesus as Light & Life; Jesus & Women in Leadership; Following the Way of Jesus; Grounding our Life in Jesus.