Sermons from April 2018

Genesis – “Climb Aboard the Ship That Saves”

Sermon Questions: When have you felt most helpless in your life lately? (Pastor Courtney shared the story of being stranded at an airport because of an ice storm.) How did you react to that helplessness? What is the connection between God saving Noah from the flood and Noah’s righteousness? Do we need to be righteous…

Genesis – “Worship War”

Sermon Notes Re-read Genesis 4:1-17 What are some of the ways in which what we believe about God matter? What are some of the errors we make and in what ways do they shape us? What do you make of the meaning of Cain’s name – “Get, Acquire, Possess?” Abel’s name – “Vapor, breath? Why…

Genesis – “Our Family History: The Fall of the Gospel”

Sermon Notes: Adam and Eve allow the serpent to introduce 3 things into creation: A ________________ posture toward absolute truth. A focus on ____________________ rather than on God. The disease of ___________________ and _____________________. The Gospel is God’s point-by-point response. It is an invitation: To re-experience the child-like ______________ of absolute truth. To embrace a…