Contributed on Apr 8, 2002
This is the first of four in a series on Ephesians 4. The main theme is the function of the church in the accomplishment of its mission.
Living in the Family of God Drama Getting Along in the Family God’s Doctrinal Statement For years I have resisted the notion of having a “doctrinal statement”. It’s not that we don’t know what we believe or that we don’t want you to know. It’s just that I have a hard time rewriting what ...read more
Contributed on Apr 14, 2002
This is the second sermon in a series of four on our church family. It is based on Ephesians 4
Working in the Family Business Those of you that are familiar with Elvis Presley will know that "TCB" (which stand for "Taking Care of Business") was Elvis’ personal saying. It was kind of a slogan. He even had a diamond ring made with the letters "TCB" on it. Elvis was, in his day, ...read more
Contributed on Apr 23, 2002
This is sermon 3 in a series of 4 from Chapter 4 of Ephesians.
Wearing the Family Name One of my favorite football stories is credited to Vince Lombardi of the Green Bay Packers. It’s probably an urban or sports legend but I still like it... It seems that there was a rookie running back (Paul Horning?) who celebrated wildly in the end zone when he ...read more
Contributed on Apr 29, 2002
This message was delivered as part of Baby Dedication Sunday.
Today is a special day as we have 11 babies that are here to be dedicated by their parents. Before we do that let me share with you some important things about children… In this life there are certain "Rites of Passage". Some are connected to the passage of years. For example when you reached ...read more