Have you ever been so engrossed and enthralled by something that you forgot everything else.   Meeting Amanda and willingly letting go of school.   But sometimes we let go of things because of how detrimental it might be to hold onto those things.   Text   Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses,…

We are in a series talking about the Christian life and how Jesus bring us life and life to the full. Full means overflowing. One of the ways we have this fullness is with the goodnews. Do you know how life enhancing good news is? We want good news, we need good news.   If you ever watch the news…

We are studying the fullness of life that Jesus brings. We have talked about life, peace, power, newness, love. This week we are looking at faith. Why does fullness of life require faith? In this world we need faith. We believe there is more to life than what we see. We are living for God. We are seeking to serve…

Intro   I was at soccer practice with one of my boys and was sitting on the sidelines with all the other dads. We were all telling stories about how athletic we use to be and utterly dominated in all sports. In between our stories of awesomeness, one of the guys chimed in that he really missed those days of…

We are in a series called fullness of life and w are looking at how Jesus brings fullness to us. One of the ways we find fullness in Jesus is by the love he brings into our lives. We feel full when we feel loved. HOw many people would like a more love in their lives?   I assume we…

Life with Newness When I turned 16, and passed y drivers license test, my dad handed me the keys to a gleaming white, two door, five speed… 1980 toyota corolla. It was 15 years old and its paint gleamed because my dad just finished putting a new coat on it. Everybody in my family had wrecked this car at some…

We are in a series talking about the fullness of life that Jesus brings. Today we are looking at how he brings peace.   Peace is important for a person. People seek it in many different ways, and most of these fail to bring it.   Lots of self help books talk about how to gain peace. Some advocate getting…

We are in a series talking about how Jesus brings us fullness of life. How much better would your life be if Jesus showed up in the flesh to go to work with you tomorrow? How differently might you approach your day. First of all you might wake up on time, have the attitude your are always supposed to have.…

Life with God Eph 1:1-14 We are starting a new series called Life to the Full. I wanted to take some time to talk about the Christian life. What it is and what it consist of. In doing this I wanted to take an approach that showed us the richness of what we have.   In John 10:10 Jesus says…