2006 – 2013 Audio Messages

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2013 Messages

1/6/13
Matthew’s Nativity (Matthew 2:1-12)
1/9/13
Made to Praise: Adoration from A to Z (Psalm 145)
1/13/13
Walk Wet: Remember Your Baptism (Luke 3:15-22)
1/16/13
A Cry in the Dark: The Lament Psalms (Psalm 13)
1/20/13
Not by Bread Alone (Luke 4:1-4)
1/23/13
Fade to Black: The Saddest Song in the Bible (Psalm 88)
1/27/13
Testing God: The Proof of Love (Luke 4:9-12)
2/3/13
Everybody Wants to Rule the World (Luke 4:5-8)
2/6/13
Does Faith Matter? (Psalm 73)
2/10/13
Shine: Reflections on the Transfiguration (Luke 9:28-36)
2/17/13
Warning Label: The Danger of Toxic Religion (Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21)
2/20/13
Why Love God? The Motive for Piety (Job 1)
2/24/13
A Sinner’s Prayer (Psalm 51)
2/27/13
Skin for Skin! (Job 2)
3/13/13
I Can’t Get No Satisfaction (Isaiah 55:1-9)
3/7/13
The Great Debate (Job 3-7)
3/10/13
Love the One You’re With (John 12:1-8)
3/13/13
The Great Debate, Part 2 (Job 8 – 14)
3/24/13
Fickle (John 12:12-18)
3/31/13
Why I Believe in the Resurrection (1 Corinthians 15:1-8, 12-19)
4/10/13
The Universe Arcs Toward Justice (Job 15-21)
4/14/13
How Do I Love Thee? (John 21)
4/17/13
Entrenched Perspectives (Job 22 – 28)
4/24/13
The Way We Were (Job 29-30)
4/28/13
Resurrection’s End (Revelation 21:1-6)
5/1/13
The Way of Integrity (Job 31)
5/5/13
The Uncreated Light (Revelation 22:10 – 22:5)
5/8/13
The Angry Young Man (Job 32-37)
5/12/13
Last Words (Revelation 22:12-22)
5/15/13
The Whirlwind, Part 1 (Job 38-39)
5/19/13
Questions and Answers 2013
5/22/13
The Whirlwind, Part 2 (Job 40-41)
5/26/13
Living Trinity (John 17)
5/29/13
Epilogue: Job’s “Happy” Ending (Job 42)
6/2/13
Ordinary Time: The Church’s Longest Season
6/5/13
The Key to Ecclesiastes
6/12/13
Nowhere Man (Ecclesiastes 1)
6/16/13
Fully Alive: Experiencing God with All Five Senses
6/19/13
If It Feels Good (Ecclesiastes 2:1-11)
6/23/13
Believing is Seeing
6/26/13
Accommodation to an Absurd Reality (Ecclesiastes 2:13-26)
6/30/13
Blind, But Now I See (John 9)
7/7/13
Images and Words
7/10/13
Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is? (Ecclesiastes 3:1-15)
7/14/13
Listening Prayers (1 Samuel 3)
7/17/13
Disillusioned (Ecclesiastes 3:16 – 4:3)
7/21/13
Smelling Saints
7/24/13
A Little Help From My Friends (Ecclesiastes 4:7-12)
7/28/13
Ooh, That Smell! (Luke 7:36-50)
7/31/13
A Few Critical Words on Worship (Ecclesiastes 5:1-7)
8/4/13
In the Hands of God
8/7/13
Breaking the Illusion (Ecclesiastes 5:10-20)
8/11/13
Touched by Jesus (Mark 5:21-43)
8/28/13
Dark Proverbs (Ecclesiastes 7:1-14)
9/1/13
Acquiring the Taste (1 Peter 2:1-3)
9/4/13
A Balanced Life in a Broken World (Ecclesiastes 7:15-29)
9/8/13
Under the Gaze of an All-Knowing God (Psalm 139:1-6, 23-24)
9/11/13
The Leap of Faith (Ecclesiastes 8)
9/15/13
You Can Run, But You Cannot Hide (Psalm 139:7-12)
9/22/13
God of the Lost (Luke 15:1-10)
9/25/13
Fade to Black (Ecclesiastes 11:7 – 12:8)
9/29/13
The “Good” Son (Luke 15:11-32)
10/2/13
Epilogue: Celebrating and Correcting Kohelet (Ecclesiastes 12:9-14)
10/6/13
Remembering the Mission (Matthew 16:13-18)
10/12/13
Radical Hospitality (Matthew 5:43-48)
10/16/13
Song of Songs: An Introduction
10/20/13
Passionate Worship
10/23/13
Love in Bloom (Song of Songs 1:1-3:5)
10/27/13
Intentional Faith Development (Luke 14:25-35)
10/30/13
Wedding Night (Song of Songs 3:6 – 5:1)
11/3/13
The Greatest (Matthew 20:20-28)
11/6/13
After the “Happily Ever After” (Song of Songs 5:2 – 6:3)
11/10/13
Generous (1 Timothy 6:17-19)
11/20/13
Love Endures (Song of Songs 6 – 8)
11/24/13
Great and Good (Psalm 100)
12/1/13
Late Night with Alfred Pennyworth (Luke 12:35-40)
12/4/13
Introduction to the Prophets
12/8/13
Stumped (Isaiah 11:1-9)
12/18/13
Mountain of God (Isaiah 2)
12/22/13
Emmanuel: The Search for a Loving God
12/24/13
Keep Christ in Christmas (Not What You May Think)
12/29/13
Keep Herod in Christmas (Matthew 2:13-23)

2012 Messages

1/1/12
Simeon’s Sour Note: The Good News and the Bad News (Luke 2:21-40)
1/4/12
The End? (2 Kings 23-25)
1/8/12
The Lost Son: When Jesus Was Left Behind (Luke 2:40-52)
1/11/12
The Old Story for a New Day: A Survey of the Book of Chronicles
1/15/12
The Gift of Repentance (Luke 3:1-14)
1/18/12
Starting Over (Ezra 1-3)
1/22/12
Jesus’ First Sermon: Amazed and Outraged by God’s Anointed One (Luke 4:16-30)
1/25/12
It’s Never Easy: Fighting the Good Fight of Faith (Ezra 4-6)
1/29/12
Luke’s Big Fish Story: The People God Calls (Luke 5:1-11)
2/1/12
In the Hands of God: Introducing Ezra (Ezra 7)
2/5/12
The Untouchables… and the Healing Touch of Christ (Luke 5:12-16)
2/8/12
The Journey Home (Ezra 8)
2/12/12
Through the Roof (Luke 5:17-26)
2/15/12
The Great Divorce (Ezra 9-10)
2/19/12
Somebody Get Me A Doctor: Eating with the Extortionists (Luke 5:27-32)
2/26/12
The Rule of Law vs. The Law of Love (Luke 6:1-11)
2/29/12
God’s Builder: Introducing Nehemiah (Nehemiah 1)
3/4/12
Remember the Poor: First Lesson for Jesus’ Disciples (Luke 6:12-26)
3/11/12
Love Your Enemies: Second Lesson (Luke 6:27-36)
3/14/12
Building Under Pressure (Nehemiah 4)
3/18/12
Judge Not (Luke 6:37-42)
3/21/12
The Building Stops: Trouble Within (Nehemiah 5)
3/25/12
Easier Said Than Done (Luke 6:37-49)
3/28/12
Never Surrender (Nehemiah 6)
4/1/12
Personal Jesus (Luke 7:13-35)
4/18/12
ScriptureFEST at Water Gate: The Joy of God’s People (Ezra 7:73-8:18)
4/22/12
Lost in the Cosmos or Destined for Glory? (Ephesians 1:1-14)
4/25/12
A Greater Grace: Prayer of Confession (Nehemiah 9)
4/29/12
Fear No Evil (Psalm 23)
5/02/12
“I Do” All Over Again (Nehemiah 10)
5/06/12
The Lamb is the Shepherd (John 10)
5/13/12
Love One Another (John 15:9-17)
5/20/12
Question and Response
5/23/12
For Such a Time as This (Esther 4-5)
5/27/12
Where’s Jesus? The Significance of the Ascension (Acts 1)
5/30/12
It Just So Happened (Esther 6-10)
6/03/12
Arriving Where We Started: Trinity Sunday (John 17:17-26)
8/29/12
The Way of Wisdom: Introducing Proverbs
9/2/12
Reclaiming Life: Wisdom in the Information Age (Proverbs 1:1-7)
9/5/12
I Pity the Fool: Warning to the Wise
9/9/12
Wisdom Quest: Seeking the Greatest Good (Proverbs 2)
9/12/12
Slow Demise: Lessons from the Lazy
9/16/12
You Don’t Say: Taming the Tongue
9/19/12
Holy Hatred
9/23/12
I Heard It Through the Grapevine
9/26/12
Wisdom of Small Things: Learning from the Least of These (Proverbs 30:24-29)
9/30/12
Wisdom of a Long Fuse: The Virtue of Self-Control
10/03/12
On Kings and Leaders
10/10/12
Matters of the Heart
10/14/12
Raising Sages: The Parental Duty of Discipline
10/21/12
You’ve Got a Friend
10/24/12
The Better Way: Rethinking Values, Desires, and Priorities
10/28/12
D.V.: Remembering God in Our Plans
10/31/12
Slaughterhouse 5, 6, 7: Infidelity and Adultery
11/4/12
The Rich and the Poor: Proverbs on Wealth and Poverty
11/7/12
The Good Wife (Proverbs 31)
11/11/12
The Wisdom of Giving
11/25/12
You Never Know… So Give Generously (Ecclesiastes 11:1-7)
11/28/12
Introduction to Psalms
12/2/12
A Terrifying and Glorious Future (Luke 21:25-36)
12/5/12
The Music of Heaven (Psalms)
12/9/12
Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord (Luke 3:1-6)
12/12/12
Bittersweet Symphony: Emotions in the Psalms
12/19/12
The Anointed One: The First Messianic Psalm (Psalm 2)
12/23/12
Not the Way It’s Supposed To Be (Luke 1:39-56)

2011 Messages

1/2/11
The Voice: The Humility of a Saint (John 1:19-34)
1/5/11
What’s Love Got To Do With It? Lust and Loathing (2 Samuel 13:1-22)
1/9/11
Come and See: Church Growth Jesus’ Way (John 1:35-51)
1/12/11
Together Yet Apart: The Tragedy of Lost Opportunities (2 Sam. 13:23 – 14:33)
1/16/11
The Party’s Always Better with Jesus (John 2:1-11)
1/19/11
The Passion of David: Faith’s Renewal in the Wilderness (2 Samuel 15 – 16:14)
1/23/11
Cleaning House: Jesus’ Consuming Zeal for God (John 2:12-25)
1/26/11
Absalom’s War: God’s Sovereignty in Sticky Situations (2 Samuel 16:15-17:29)
1/30/11
A Failure of the Religious Imagination: Making Room for the Spirit (John 3:1-10)
2/6/11
The Gospel Code: John 3:16 in Context (John 3:11-21)
2/9/11
David’s Inconsolable Grief: The Defeat and Death of Absalom (2 Samuel 18)
2/13/11
“We’re Number Two!” Putting Jesus First (John 3:22-36)
2/16/11
The Journey Home: David’s Return to Jerusalem (2 Samuel 19)
2/23/11
The State of Our Union is… (2 Samuel 20)
3/2/11
David’s Song: Through Many Dangers, Toils, and Snares (2 Samuel 22)
3/6/11
Seeing the Kingdom: The Significance of the Transfiguration (Matthew 17:1-8)
3/13/11
An Honest Sinner is a Blessed Sinner (Psalm 32)
3/20/11
Secret Service (Matthew 6:1-6, 16-18)
3/27/11
The Virtue of Acceptance
4/6/11
Jesus is FOR Losers: Learning from Failure (Luke 22:31-32)
4/11/11
One Bride for Seven Brothers: Jesus on the Resurrection (Matthew 22:23-33)
4/13/11
Love Has a Name… and a Name Changes Things
4/17/11
Weeping Savior (Matthew 26:31-46)
4/24/11
First Easter Morn: When “Believing is Seeing” and “Seeing is Not Believing” (John 20:1-18)
4/28/11
The Hidden Gem in the Easter Story (John 20:1-18)
5/1/11
Behind Closed Doors: Birth of the Forgiven and Forgiving Community (John 20:19-23)
5/4/11
The King’s Sons: Transitions of Power (1 Kings 1)
5/8/11
A Parent’s Love: Roots for the Soul and Wings for the Spirit
5/15/11
First Family: The Family of God
5/18/11
Solomon’s Prayer (1 Kings 3:1-15)
5/22/11
Believing Thomas (John 20:19-31)
5/25/11
Cut the Baby in Half: Solomon’s Wisdom (1 Kings 3:16-28)
5/29/11
Question and Answer 2011
6/1/11
(Almost) As Good As It Gets (1 Kings 4)
6/5/11
THE Last Question: Do You Love Me? (John 21)
6/8/11
If You Build It… (1 Kings 5-7)
6/15/11
A House of Prayer: The Dedication of the Temple (1 Kings 8)
6/19/11
The F-Word: Jesus’ Abba Spirituality
6/22/11
All That Glitters: Solomon’s Golden Age (1 Kings 9-10)
6/26/11
Question and Response 2.0
6/29/11
Wayward Son: Solomon’s Latter Years (1 Kings 11)
7/3/11
Rest for the Weary (Matthew 11:25-30)
7/6/11
Kingdom Divided: Rehoboam’s Folly and Jeroboam’s Sin (1 Kings 12)
7/10/11
The Parable of the Sower (Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23)
7/13/11
A Tale of Two Prophets (1 Kings 13)
7/17/11
Don’t Be a Gospel Hillbilly (Matthew 13:44-46)
8/3/11
The Useless Disguise: Selectively Seeking God (1 Kings 14)
8/7/11
Just Lift a Finger: God is Closer Than You Think
8/17/11
Limp (1 Kings 18)
8/21/11
Burnout (1 Kings 19)
8/24/11
Naboth’s Vineyard: The Prophetic Condemnation of Tyranny (1 Kings 21)
8/28/11
Excuses, Excuses: Confronting Our Sense of Inadequacy (Exodus 3-4)
8/31/11
Yes-Men and the Lone Prophet (1 Kings 22)
9/4/11
Principles of Peace (Philippians 4)
9/7/11
Fire From Heaven: Go, Go Prophetic Ranger (2 Kings 1)
9/11/11
The Lord is My Rock: The Meaning in the Metaphor (Psalm 18)
9/14/11
Edge of Glory: Elijah’s Chariot of Fire (2 Kings 2)
9/18/11
Cleft of the Rock: The Faithfulness of God (Exodus 33-34)
9/21/11
In the Wake of the Kings (2 Kings 4)
9/25/11
Living Stones (1 Peter 2)
9/28/11
Naaman Needs a Hand, Gehazi Needs a Heart (2 Kings 5)
10/9/11
Casting Stones (John 8:2-12)
10/12/11
Fly on the Wall: God of the Great and the Small (2 Kings 6:1-23)
10/16/11
There and Back Again: Jacob’s Journey
10/19/11
Under Siege (2 Kings 6:24-7:20)
10/26/11
800 Lb Gorilla: The Power of an Absent Prophet (2 Kings 8:1-6)
11/06/11
Be Prepared (Matthew 25:1-13)
11/09/11
Bloody Justice: Jehu’s Revolution (2 Kings 9-10)
11/13/11
The Tragedy of Wasted Opportunity (Matthew 25:14-30)
11/16/11
Hanging by a Thread: A Priestly Revolution (2 Kings 11-12)
11/20/11
The Second Coming Surprise: The Judgment That Matters the Most (Matthew 25:31-46)
11/30/11
The Fall of Israel: Racing to the Cliff’s Edge (2 Kings 13-17)
12/04/11
Let It Be: The Prophecy to Mary (Luke 1:26-38)
12/07/11
Saving Judah: Good King Hezekiah’s Faith (2 Kings 18-19)
12/11/11
Advent – The Musical: Singing in the Reign (Luke 1:39-56)
12/14/11
Hezekiah’s Prayer (2 Kings 20)
12/18/11
Breaking Dawn (of Heavenly Light) (Luke 1:57-80)
12/21/11
Rediscovering the Book (2 Kings 21-23)
12/25/11
A Sign for You (Luke 2:1-20)

2010 Messages

1/3/10
A Matter of Time: Making the Most of Every Opportunity (Ephesians 5:15-17)
1/6/10
The Bigger They Are The Harder They Fall: The Death of Samson (Judges 16)
1/10/10
The Baptism of Jesus: Fulfilling All Righteousness (Matthew 3)
1/17/10
Faith Under Fire: Introduction to Three Tests of Faith (Matthew 4:1-11)
1/20/10
Micah’s Idol Factory (Judges 17-18)
1/24/10
Not by Bread Alone (Matthew 4:1-4)
1/27/10
The Mob Rules: Israel’s Civil War (Judges 19-21)
1/31/10
Testing God: The Proof of Love (Matthew 4:5-7)
2/03/10
Hannah’s Prayer: On Receiving and Giving Grace (1 Samuel 1)
2/7/10
Everybody Wants to Rule the World: On Power and Glory (Matthew 4:8-11)
2/10/10
Sowing Seeds: The Fall of Eli and the Rise of Samuel (1 Samuel 2:11-36)
2/14/10
Downside Up: Peaceful Revolution of Spiritual Zeros (Matthew 5:1-12)
2/21/10
A Murderous Heart: The Danger of Unchecked Anger (Matthew 5:21-26)
2/24/10
Taming the Beast of Anger: Toward a Short Fuse and Controlled Explosion
2/28/10
The Bloody Stump Solution: The Danger of Desire Gone Wild (Matthew 5:27-32)
3/03/10
Love’s Promise, Love’s Demands: Fighting Lust with Love
3/07/10
Truth or Consequences: The Price of Being Real (Matthew 5:33-37)
3/10/10
Speaking the Truth in Love: The Wise Use of Words
3/14/10
Amazing Graciousness: Overcoming Evil with Good (Matthew 5:38-42)
3/21/10
Lord, Make Me An Instrument of Your Peace: The Prayer of St. Francis
3/21/10
The Path of Perfect Love (Matthew 5:43-48)
3/24/10
The Problem of Perfection: The Key to the Sermon on the Mount
3/28/10
The Wound of Love: From “Hosanna” to “Crucify” (Matthew 26:47-56)
4/04/10
Sunday Surprise: The Resurrection Changes Everything (Luke 24:1-11)
4/14/10
Learning to Listen to the Still-Speaking God (1 Samuel 3)
4/18/10
Speaking of Faith: Putting Grace into Words (1 Corinthians 15:1-11)
4/21/10
Rabbit Foot Theology: The god in Your Back Pocket (1 Samuel 4)
4/25/10
Do You Love Me? Or, Why Easter Won’t Leave Us Alone (John 21)
5/05/10
Box on the Run: The Sovereign Freedom of God (1 Samuel 5-6)
5/09/10
Living the Resurrection, or, “Come Out of the Tomb!” (2 Corinthians 4:16-5:10)
5/16/10
Climbing the Ladder of Divine Ascent (2 Peter 1:1-10)
5/19/10
The Price of a King: The Pressure of Being Peculiar (1 Samuel 8)
5/23/10
Unstoppable: When Living is Christ, Dying is Gain (Philippians 1:12-26)
5/26/10
The Rise of Israel’s First King (1 Samuel 9-11)
5/30/10
Mirror of God: Reflecting the Divine Image (John 17:17-25)
6/2/10
Samuel’s Farewell Speech: Faithfulness Never Dies (1 Samuel 12)
6/06/10
GODISNOWHERE (Genesis 28:10-22)
6/9/10
Saul’s Goliath: When the Going Gets Tough… (1 Samuel 13)
6/16/10
The Counsel of Fools: Bad Priests and Bad Oaths (1 Samuel 14)
6/20/10
Superficial: “Seeing” with the Eyes of God (1 Samuel 16:1-13)
6/23/10
To Obey is Better than Sacrifice (1 Samuel 15)
6/27/10
Facing the Giant: Why We Love the Story of David & Goliath (1 Samuel 17)
6/30/10
(Almost) Everybody Loves David (1 Samuel 18)
7/4/10
Table Talk: Question and Answer Session
7/07/10
A Little Help from My Friends (1 Samuel 19)
7/11/10
What is Faith? A Prayer for Growing, Active, Enduring Faith (Col. 1:1-14)
7/14/10
Faithful Friends: The Complications of Covenant Devotion (1 Samuel 17)
7/18/10
The Cosmic Gospel: Reclaiming the Big Picture (Col. 1:15-23)
7/21/10
Desperate: God’s Provision in the Wilderness (1 Samuel 21:1-9)
7/25/10
The Passion of the Pastor (Col. 1:24-29)
7/28/10
Christ and Anti-Christ (1 Samuel 21:10-22:23)
8/01/10
Living the Mystery: Seeking Hidden Treasures in Christ (Col. 2:1-12)
8/18/10
Vengeance is Mine? (1 Samuel 25)
8/22/10
Sidetracked (Colossians 2:16-23)
8/25/10
God WILL Provide… But I Don’t Know HOW (1 Samuel 26)
8/29/10
Heavenly Minded FOR Earthly Good (Colossians 3:1-4)
9/1/10
Desperate Times Call for Desperate Measures (1 Samuel 27)
9/5/10
Making Room for Love (Colossians 3:5-11)
9/8/10
The Godforsaken (1 Samuel 28)
9/12/10
Heaven’s Wardrobe (Colossians 3:12-15)
9/15/10
Out of the Frying Pan… (1 Samuel 30)
9/19/10
The House Where Christ Dwells (Colossians 3:15-17)
9/22/10
How the Mighty have Fallen! (1 Samuel 31 – 2 Samuel 1)
9/26/10
The Household Code (Colossians 3:17-4:1)
9/29/10
A Just King in an Unjust World (2 Samuel 2-4)
10/03/10
When Less is More, More is Less, and More is More: The Simple Life
10/06/10
The Promise Fulfilled (2 Samuel 5:1-5)
10/10/10
Reordering Priorities (Matthew 6:19-24)
10/17/10
Don’t Worry… Be Holy! Jesus on Anxiety (Matthew 6:25-34)
10/20/10
Building David’s Kingdom (2 Samuel 5:6-25)
11/03/10
Death, Dance, and Disgust: On the Day the Ark Came Home (2 Sam. 6)
11/07/10
The Promise of Forever! (2 Sam. 7)
11/10/10
Lord, Do As You Have Promised! Praying the Promises of God (2 Sam. 7:18-29)
11/14/10
King David’s Greatest Moment: Showing the Kindness of God (2 Sam. 9)
11/17/10
When Kindness is Rejected (2 Samuel 10)
11/28/10
The Word of Life: The Plot Twist that Changes Everything (John 1:1-5)
12/1/10
David’s Fall: The Abuse of Power and the Hardening of Sin (2 Samuel 11)
12/5/10
Phos Hilaron: The Light Shines in the Darkness (John 1:5-13)
12/8/10
You are the Man! The Prophet and the King (2 Samuel 12:1-15)
12/15/10
A Death in the Family (2 Samuel 12:15-25)
12/19/10
In the Flesh: Beholding the Glory of God (John 1:14)
12/26/10
The Truth about God… and What This Means for Us (John 1:14-18)

2009 Messages

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1/7/09
Behold, the Master of Dreams Comes! The Life of Joseph (Genesis 37-50)
1/11/09
Walk Wet! Remember Your Baptism (Mark 1:1-11)
1/18/09
You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet! (John 1:35-51)
1/21/09
Dangerous Times: The Need for Deliverance from Pharaoh (Exodus 1-2)
1/25/09
Time’s Up! Turn and Trust! Jesus’ Message in 20 Words or Less (Mark 1:14-20)
1/28/09
Preparing a Deliverer: The Reluctant Leader (Exodus 3-4)
2/01/09
Question or Respect Authority? Our Need for Redeeming Power (Mark 1:21-28)
2/04/09
Yahweh vs Pharaoh: The Fall of Egyptian Empire (Exodus 5 – 11)
2/08/09
The Savior of the World Takes a Break (Mark 1:29-39)
2/11/09
Free at Last: A Community of Remembrance (Exodus 12 – 15)
2/15/09
The Untouchables… and the Healing Touch of Jesus (Mark 1:40-45)
2/18/09
Is the Lord Among us or Not? Grumbling in the Wilderness (Exodus 15 – 18)
3/01/09
Warning: Side Effects of Religion May Include… Hypocrisy (Mt. 6:1-6, 16-21)
3/4/09
Wedding Proposal: God’s Invitation to Covenant (Exodus 19:1-8)
3/08/09
Virtual Piety: The Leaven of Hypocrisy (Luke 11:37-12:3)
3/11/09
Shock and Awe: When Heaven Comes Down (Exodus 19:8-20:20)
3/15/09
The Dark Side of Leadership: A Call to Humble Service (Matthew 23:1-12)
3/18/09
The Ten Commandments (Exodus 20:1-17)
3/22/09
The Doubting Prophet (Matthew 11:2-19)
3/25/09
Case Laws and Covenant Ratification (Exodus 21-24)
3/29/09
Rest for the Weary: Yoked with the Gentle Giant (Matthew 11:20-30)
4/01/09
The Tabernacle (Exodus 25-31)
4/05/09
The Messiah We Want… Is Not the Messiah We Need (Matthew 21:1-11)
4/08/09
The Significance of the Tabernacle Today (Exodus 25-31)
4/12/09
The End is the Beginning: Following the Risen Jesus (Mark 16:1-8)
4/26/09
Hope Springs Eternal: Theological Virtue of Hope (1 Corinthians 15)
4/29/09
The Golden Calf (Exodus 32)
5/3/09
When You Still Haven’t Found What You’re Looking For (Romans 8:18-28)
5/6/09
Behold, the Glory of God: A Revelation of Faithfulness (Exodus 33-40)
5/10/09
Life on the Vine: Toward a Distinctly Christian Spirituality (John 15:-1-8)
5/13/09
How Do We Sinners Live with the Holy God in Our Midst? (Leviticus 1-10)
5/20/09
Be Holy as I am Holy: Maintaining Ceremonial Cleanness (Leviticus 11-16)
5/24/09
Thank You for Your Service: Well Done, Good and Faithful Servant (Phil. 2:1-11)
5/27/09
The Holiness Code: Sexual Purity and Social Justice (Leviticus 17-27)
5/24/09
Rushing Wind, Floating Fire, and Strange Tongues: Pentecost Today (Acts 2)
6/3/09
Ready… Set… STOP! A Promising Start (Number 1-10)
6/7/09
Walking in the Spirit: The Personal Ministry of the Holy Spirit
6/10/09
So You Wanna Go Back to Egypt (Number 11)
6/14/09
The Secret of the Mustard Seed: The Power of Small Things (Mark 4:26-34)
6/17/09
Who Speaks for God? Mutinies Against Moses (Numbers 12, 16-17)
6/21/09
Imitation 101: Never Underestimate the Power of an Example
6/24/09
A Failure of Nerve: The Final Straw (Numbers 13-14)
7/1/09
Death of the Old, Rise of the New: Two Final Complaints (Numbers 20-21)
7/5/09
Sleeping Jesus at the Wheel (Mark 4:35-41)
7/8/09
Forced Blessing: The Strange Case of Balaam of Beor (Numbers 22-24)
7/12/09
All Creation Sings! In Praise of the God of Creation (Psalm 104)
7/15/09
Fighting Spiritual Amnesia: The Discipline of Remembrance (Deuteronomy 1-4)
7/19/09
What in the World is Worldliness? (1 John 2:15-17)
7/22/09
Shema: Confessing, Practicing, and Passing on the Faith (Deuteronomy 5-6)
7/26/09
A Tale of Two Prayers: The Danger of Spiritual Pride (Luke 18:9-14)
8/9/09
A Tough Hide and a Tender Heart: Patient Ministry (1 Thess. 5:11-18)
8/12/09
Chosen by God (Deuteronomy 7-10)
8/16/09
Ultimate Action Hero: Three Pictures of Faithful Ministry (2 Timothy 2:1-7)
8/19/09
What About the Canaanites? Three Dead Ends (Deuteronomy 7)
8/26/09
What About the Canaanites? Three Frameworks for Understanding
8/30/09
A Tough Pill to Swallow: Loving the God I Don’t Understand (John 6:56-69)
9/2/09
Filling Moses’ Shoes: Judges, Kings, Priests, and Prophets (Deuteronomy 12-20)
9/13/09
The Bold Shamelessness of a Child (Luke 11:1-13)
9/16/09
Be Strong and Courageous (Joshua 1)
9/20/09
Faith That Endures: Praying for Justice in an Unjust World (Luke 18:1-8)
9/23/09
Finding Grace in Unexpected Places & among Unlikely People: Rahab (Joshua 2)
9/27/09
The “Yes” Behind God’s “No”: Interpreting God’s Silence – Part 1
9/30/09
Shout! The Battle Belongs to the Lord (Joshua 3-6)
10/4/09
The “I Will” Behind God’s “I Won’t”: Interpreting God’s Silence – Part 2
10/7/09
The Sin of Achan (Joshua 7-8)
10/11/09
The Waiting is the Hardest Part: Interpreting God’s Silence – Part 3
10/14/09
A Faithful Legacy (Joshua 24)
10/18/09
Letting Go of the Life We Planned: Interpreting God’s Silence – Part 4
10/21/09
The Downward Spiral: Introduction to the Book of Judges
10/25/09
Prayer as an Act of Desperation (Mark 10:46-52)
11/04/09
The Model Judge, an Unlikely Deliverer, and a Hack Warrior (Judges 3)
11/08/09
Adoration from A to Z: Prayer as an Expression of Praise (Psalm 145)
11/11/09
Will the Real Judge Please Stand Up? Deborah, Barak, and Jael (Judges 4-5)
11/15/09
Be Still and Know: Prayer as Resting in the Divine Presence (Psalm 46)
11/18/09
From Idol-Breaker to Idol-Maker: The Life of Gideon (Judges 6-8)
11/22/09
The Greatest Prayer of All: Praying the Presence of God (Ephesians 3:14-21)
11/29/09
What’s Your Story: Finding Ourselves in the Story of God
12/02/09
Great Expectations: The Extraordinary Birth of Samson (Judges 13)
12/06/09
Remember Who You Are: The Image of God (Genesis 1:26-28)
12/13/09
The Human Paradox: On Dignity and Depravity
12/16/09
Samson: The Riddling Avenger (Judges 14-15)
12/20/09
The Vanishing Image and the Sending of the Son
12/27/09
Transforming Vision: Reflect the Light of Christ (2 Corinthians 3:18)

2008 Messages

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01/06/08
Good News, Bad News: Simeon’s Sour Note (Luke 2:21-35)
01/13/08
Find Us Faithful: Octogenarian Insights on Life… and Death (Luke 2:25-40)
01/16/08
Matter Matters: The Gnostic Controversy and the Orthodox Response
01/20/08
Growing Pains: Even for the Holy Family, It’s Not Easy! (Luke 2:39-52)
01/23/08
Holier-Than-Thou Wholly For Us: On Jesus’ Sinlesness
01/27/08
The Gift of Repentance: Fashioning Hearts Prepared for God (Luke 3:1-18)
01/30/08
The Humanity of Jesus: Toward a Material Spirituality
02/03/08
Shine: A Reflection on Jesus’ Transfiguration (Luke 9:28-36)
02/24/08
Stumbling in the Dark: The Problem of Ignorance (Luke 23:33-38)
02/27/08
Toward a Forgiven and Forgiving Community (Luke 23:33-38)
03/02/08
Between Thieves: “Today you will be with me in Paradise” (Luke 23:39-43)
03/05/08
We Are Family: “Mother, Behold Your Son! … Behold, Your Mother!” (John 19:23-27)
03/09/08
God-Forsaken: “My God, My God, Why Have you Forsaken Me?” (Mark 15:22-36)
03/12/08
Dying of Thirst: The Fifth Word from the Cross – “I Thirst” (John 19:28)
03/16/08
Famous Last Words: “Father, Into Your Hands” (Luke 23:44-49)
03/23/08
A Strange Victory: “It is Finished” (John 19:30)
04/02/08
We Shall All Be Changed: An Overview of 1 Corinthians 15
04/06/08
Transforming Presence: Knowing God in the Ordinary
04/13/08
Practicing the Presence of God: Insights from Brother Lawrence
04/16/08
Freedom from the Fear of Death: The Curse of Sin and the Resurrection of Christ
04/23/08
The Logic of the Resurrection (1 Corinthians 15:13-19)
04/27/08
No Orphans in God’s House: The Promise of the Paraclete (John 14:15-27)
04/30/08
The Gospel from Beginning to End (1 Corinthians 15:20-28)
05/04/08
Where’s Jesus? The Significance of the Ascension (Acts 1:1-11)
05/07/08
To Life! A Survey of Death and the Afterlife in Ancient Hebrew Religion
05/14/08
We Shall Be Like Him: On Bodily Resurrection (1 Corinthians 15:35-49)
05/18/08
Talk the Walk: Communicating Faith in the School of Life (Deut. 6:4-7)
05/21/08
We Shall All Be Changed: The Mystery of Resurrection (1 Cor. 15:50-56)
05/25/08
Ask the Pastor: Questions and Answers on Christian Faith and Practice
05/28/08
Your Life Matters! Make It Count! Fruit of Resurrection Faith (1 Cor. 15:57-58)
06/01/08
Rediscovering Mystery: The Church’s Neglected Treasure
06/04/08
Speaking of Love: Introduction to the “Four Loves”
06/08/08
Embracing Mystery: Or Better, Embraced by Mystery (Col. 2:1-10)
06/11/08
Speaking of Love II: Comparing and Contrasting the “Four Loves”
06/15/08
Start Praying Like a Child I: Abba Father
06/18/08
Roots for Our Soul and Wings for Our Spirit: On Parental Love
06/25/08
Beyond Blood: The Family of Faith
06/29/08
Paradoxology: The Language of Divine Mystery
07/02/08
You’ve Got a Friend in Me: Ancient Wisdom on Friendship
07/06/08
Living Paradoxes: On Becoming a Fool for Christ
07/23/08
Friends of God: Spiritual Friendship, Part 1
07/27/08
The Inescapable God: Welcoming God’s Invasion of Our Privacy (Psalm 139)
07/30/08
Friendship with God: The Simplicity of Intimacy
08/03/08
You Can Run, But You Cannot Hide! The Omnipresence of God (Ps. 139)
08/06/08
Portrait of a Spiritual Friendship
08/10/08
“Longer” is a Lie Unless God is Singing It (Psalm 139:13-18)
08/13/08
Love Beyond Law: Agape and its Characteristics
08/17/08
Going the Distance: The Armor of God (Ephesians 6:10-17)
08/20/08
Eros – A Holy Passion: Recovering Eros as Divine Love, Part 1
08/24/08
Prayer in the Spiritual Battle (Ephesians 6:18-20)
08/27/08
The Passion of Our Lord: Recovering Eros as Divine Love, Part 2
08/31/08
Praying Others’ Prayers: When Your Own Words are Not Enough
09/03/08
The Church’s First Bible: Introduction to the Pentateuch
09/07/08
The Heart of Worship (Psalm 95)
09/10/08
In the Beginning, God… (Genesis 1:1)
09/14/08
Cosmic Temple: Creation’s Meaning and Destiny (Genesis 1:1-2:3)
09/17/08
Back to the Garden (Genesis 2:4-25)
09/21/08
Mirror of God: The Image and Likeness of God (Genesis 1:24-31)
09/24/08
The Knowledge of Good and Evil (Genesis 2:15-17)
09/28/08
A Snake in the Garden (Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7)
10/01/08
Paradise Lost: Consequences of the Fall (Genesis 3:7-24)
10/05/08
Sibling Rivalry: My Brother’s Keeper (Genesis 4:1-16)
10/08/08
The Downward Spiral: From Lamech to Enoch (Genesis 4-5)
10/12/08
People Need the Church: Introduction to Five Practices
10/15/08
Tears of the Flood: The Faithfulness of God’s Love (Genesis 6-9)
10/19/08
Radical Hospitality: Welcome One Another as God Welcomes You
10/22/08
Final Fractures: From Noah to Babel (Genesis 9 – 11:9)
10/26/08
Passionate Worship: Declaring God’s Supreme Worth with Our Whole Heart
11/05/08
The Gospel in Genesis: The Blessing of God in a Broken World (Gen. 12:1-3)
11/09/08
The Disciple-Making Leader (1 Timothy 4:13-16)
11/12/08
Abraham and Sarah’s Journey of Faith, Part 1 (Genesis 12 – 17)
11/16/08
Living to Give: Extravagant Generosity (Luke 12:13-21)
11/19/08
Abraham’s Journey of Faith, Pt. 2: The Testing of Abraham (Gen. 20-22)
11/23/08
In Everything, Give Thanks: A Grateful Heart in Good and Bad Times
11/30/08
How Hope Saved (and Continues to Save) My Life (1 Peter 4:2-4)
12/7/08
A Quiet Heart: Our Struggle for Inner Peace (Psalm 131)
12/10/08
Isaac and Sons: Esau and Jacob Battle for Blessing (Genesis 23-27)
12/14/08
Good News of Great Joy: The Centrality of Joy in the Gospel
12/17/08
The Transformation of Jacob: From Deceiver to Wrestler (Genesis 28-33)
12/21/08
The Only Measure of Love is Love Without Measure (1 Corinthians 13)
12/24/08
God With Us: The Search for a Loving God
12/28/08
God has a Name… and a Name Changes Things (Exodus 3:13-15)

2007 Messages

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1/3/07
Hide & Seek 01 – Just Lift a Finger
1/7/07
Carpe Diem, Memento Mori (Ecclesiastes 11:7-10)
1/10/07
Hide & Seek 02 – Coram Deo
1/14/07
The Party’s Better with Jesus: The Wedding Miracle at Cana (John 2:1-11)
1/17/07
Hide & Seek 03 – Why God Hides (Part 1)
1/21/07
Things Fall Apart (Ecclesiastes 12:1-8)
1/24/07
Hide & Seek 04 – Why God Hides (Part 2)
1/28/07
All You Need Is… What is Love? (1 Corinthians 13)
1/31/07
Hide & Seek 05 – Spiritual Sight: Faith as a Way of Seeing
2/4/07
Luke’s Big Fish Story: No “Perfect People” Allowed (Luke 5:1-11)
2/11/07
The Path of Perfect Love: Sharing God’s Heart for the World (Matthew 5:43-48)
2/14/07
Hide & Seek 06 – How to Spend a Day with God
2/28/07
Fully Alive 01: Brain-In-A-Vat Spirituality
3/4/07
Bond in Blood: The Space between Promise and Fulfillment (Genesis 15)
3/7/07
Fully Alive 02 – Sight Unseen: Experiencing God through Sight
3/11/07
I Can’t Get No Satisfaction (Isaiah 55)
3/14/07
Fully Alive 03 – We See Glory
3/18/07
An Honest Sinner: The Positive Power of Negative Confessions (Psalm 32)
3/21/07
Fully Alive 04 – Behold the Beauty of the Lord: The Holiness of Beauty
3/25/07
Love the One You’re With… While There’s Still Time (John 12:1-8)
3/28/07
Fully Alive 05 – Spiritual Beauty: The Art of Christlikeness
4/1/07
The Triumph and the Tragedy (Luke 19:28-40)
4/8/07
God’s Story – Your Story: Finding Yourself in the Gospel (1 Cor. 15:1-6, 12-26)
4/15/07
All Together Now: “Let everything that has breath praise the Lord!” (Psalm 150)
4/18/07
Fully Alive 06 – Images and Words: Faith Comes by Hearing (Romans 10:16)
4/22/07
A Few Words About Everything: The Cosmic Significance of the Cross (Col. 1:15-20)
4/25/07
Fully Alive 07 – The Lost Art of Listening: Hearing as a Means of Grace and An Act of Worship
4/29/07
Fear No Evil (Psalm 23)
5/6/07
The Lamb is the Shepherd (John 10:11-18, 27-30)
5/9/07
Fully Alive 08 – Ooh, That Smell! The Aroma of Christ a Fragrance of Life
5/13/07
A Glimpse of Home (Revelation 21:1-8)
5/16/07
Fully Alive 09 – Reach Out and Touch
5/20/07
Cube: The Glory of the Holy City of God (Revelation 21:10-22:5)
5/23/07
Fully Alive 10 – Acquiring the Taste: Taste and See that the Lord is Good
5/27/07
With Arms Wide Open (Revelation 22:12-21)
5/31/07
Fully Alive 11 – Transcending the Senses: Beyond the Limits of Perception
6/3/07
Union with God: The Matrix of Salvation (John 14:15-23)
6/7/07
A Clash of Wills: Four Perspectives on God’s Will
6/10/07
Home: Life in God (John 14:25-27; 15:4, 8, 9-12)
6/13/07
The Will of God as a Way of Life (Matthew 6:31-34)
6/17/07
The Greater Love of the Sinful Woman (Luke 7:36-50)
6/20/07
Why is the Will of God so Hard?
6/24/07
Questions and Answers
7/11/07
One Thing I Can Tell You Is You’ve Got To Be Free: The Gospel According to the Beatles – Part One
7/18/07
The Love There That’s Sleeping: The Gospel According to the Beatles – Part Two
7/22/07
Purity of Heart is to Will One Thing (Luke 10:38-42)
7/25/07
When I’m Sixty-Four: Growing Old with the Beatles
7/29/07
Jesus on Prayer: Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer
8/1/07
The Jesus Christ of Superheroes: Superman as a Christ Figure
8/5/07
The Big Nothing: The Parable of the Rich Fool (Luke 12:13-21)
8/8/07
What is a Hero? Superman as a Moral Example
8/12/07
Late Night with Alfred Pennyworth (Luke 12:35-40)
8/15/07
Secret Identity: The Hidden Lives We Lead
8/19/07
Uncle Ben’s Moral Universe (Luke 12:40-48)
8/22/07
Who Wants to be a Superhero?
8/26/07
True Religion VS Toxic Religion (Luke 13:10-17)
9/5/07
On “The Way” With “The Way”: Why We Need a Map for the Spiritual Journey
9/9/07
Three Reasons I Hesitate to Speak About Money… And Why I’m Wrong!
9/12/07
A Faith Map for the Spiritual Journey: Introduction
9/16/07
Stargazing (Psalm 8)
9/19/07
A Faith Map for the Spiritual Journey: Reviewing, Clarifying, Illustrating
9/23/07
The Tragedy of Wasted Opportunity: Exposing the Sin of Sloth (Mt. 25:14-30)
9/26/07
A Faith Map for the Spiritual Journey
9/30/07
Zeal: Fighting Sloth with Godly Passion
10/03/07
A Faith Map for the Spiritual Journey: The Final Stages
10/10/07
A Faith Map for the Spiritual Journey: Insights from the Map
10/14/07
Fighting Fear 365 Days a Year
10/17/07
A Faith Map for the Spiritual Journey: Final Session – Q & A
10/21/07
Fearless? Why “Fear Not” Does Not Mean “No Fear”
10/24/07
Solus Christus: The Case Against Confidence in the Flesh (Philippians 3:1-7)
10/28/07
Mysterium Tremendum: The Gift of Holy Fear (Isaiah 6:1-5; 40:12-25)
10/31/07
Changing Values: The Surpassing Value of Knowing Christ (Phil. 3:7-11)
11/4/07
Holy Fear – A Gift of the Spirit, a Work of Grace
11/7/07
Running the Race: Pressing on Toward the Goal (Philippians 3:12-14)
11/11/07
God’s Good Conspiracy (Romans 8:22-30)
11/14/07
Follow Me As I Follow Christ (Philippians 3:15-21)
11/18/07
God is Great! God is Good! A Call to Grateful Worship (Psalm 100)
11/28/07
To Tell the Truth: Preface to the Advent Story (Luke 1:1-4)
12/02/07
Barren! The Prophecy of the Forerunner to the Messiah (Luke 1:5-25)
12/05/07
Introducing Incarnation: What It Means and Why It Matters – Part One
12/09/07
Let It Be… : The Faith of a Twelve-Year Old (Luke 1:26-38)
12/12/07
Revelation of Glory: The Incarnation & the Truth about God (John 1:1-4, 14, 18)
12/16/07
Singing in the Reign: Elizabeth’s Blessing and Mary’s Magnificat (Luke 1:39-56)
12/19/07
Revelation of Glory: Responding to the Incarnation
12/23/07
Dawn of Heaven’s Sunrise: John’s Birth and Zechariah’s Song (Luke 1:57-80)
12/30/07
Of Angels and Shepherds: The Birth of Jesus & the Angel’s Song (Luke 2:1-20)

2006 Messages

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1/1/06
Rest for the Weary: How Jesus’ Yoke Lightens Our Load
1/8/06
Toxic Religion: Entering the “Rest” of the Gentle and Humble King
1/22/06
Virtual Piety: The Leaven of Hypocrisy (Luke 11:37-12:3)
1/29/06
The “Impossible” Dream: The Peaceful Revolution of Beautiful Losers and Spiritual Zeros (Matthew 5:1-12)
2/5/06
Lowly, Empty, Open, Filled: Four Essential Qualities of Poverty of Spirit (Matthew 5:3)
3/5/06
Who Can Forgive Sins But God Alone? (Mark 2:1-12)
4/9/06
The Tyranny of Expectations (Mark 11:1-11)
4/14/06
What’s “Good” about Good Friday?
4/16/06
The First Day of Forever (John 20:1-18)
4/19/06
Spiritual Sight: Divine Insights against Worry from Fowls and Flowers (Luke 12:22-31)
4/23/06
Cowards Courageous: Transforming Fears, Doubts, & Disbelief (John 20:19-31)
4/26/06
Don’t Worry, Seek Kingdom (Luke 12:22-34)
4/30/06
“Do You Love Me?” (John 21:15-25)
5/3/06
Jesus is for Losers: Learning from Failure (Luke 22:31-34)
5/7/06
The Missional Community (Matthew 28:16-20)
5/10/06
Late Night with Alfred Pennyworth (Luke 12:35-40)
5/14/06
The Body of Christ (1 Corinthians 12:12-27)
5/17/06
Uncle Ben’s Moral Universe (Luke 12:41-48)
5/21/06
Beloved… Pass It On! (John 15:9-12)
5/24/06
Set the World on Fire (Luke 12:49-53)
5/28/06
The Dance of Eternity (John 17:20-26)
5/31/06
Act Now… Before It’s Too Late! (Luke 12:54-59)
6/4/06
Mirror of God: Reflecting the Divine Image (Acts 2:1-13)
6/11/06
Mysterium Tremendum: Holy, Holy, Holy is the Lord (Isaiah 6:1-10)
6/14/06
It’s Always the Right Time for Compassion (Luke 13:10-17)
6/18/06
It’s in God’s Hands… So Sow! (Mark 4:26-34)
6/21/06
The Little Way (Luke 13:18-21)
7/9/06
A Splinter from the Cross: Paul’s Thorn in the Flesh (2 Cor. 12:1-10)
7/12/06
Hey Man! Slow Down! Freedom from the Fast and the Furious
7/16/06
Reality Check (Ephesians 1:1-14)
7/19/06
What is Patience?
7/23/06
Church without Walls (Ephesians 2:11-22)
7/26/06
The Slowness of God: A Glimpse of Divine Patience (Exodus 34:6-7)
7/30/06
Praying the Presence of God (Ephesians 3:14-21)
8/2/06
The Waiting… is the Hardest Part!
8/6/06
Body Building: “Some Assembly Required” (Ephesians 4:1-16)
8/9/06
Everybody is Somebody’s Weirdo: Forbearance (Ephesians 4:1-3)
8/13/06
Deliberate Acts of Kindness (Ephesians 4:17-5:2)
8/16/06
The Virtue of Acceptance
8/20/06
Melodrama: The Christian Life as a Musical (Ephesians 5:15-21)
8/23/06
From “If Only” to “Only If” (Philippians 4:11-13)
9/3/06
Fluffy Bests the Beast (Revelation 4-5)
9/6/06
Anger: A Dangerous Emotion
9/10/06
Don’t Be a Gospel Hillbilly! (Matthew 13:44-46)
9/13/06
Taming the Beast of Anger
9/17/06
Ears That Hear: How to Listen to a Sermon (1 Peter 1:22-2:3)
9/13/06
Righteous Anger: The Discipline of Godly Displeasure
9/24/06
“You Don’t Say!” Taming the Tongue (James 3:1-12)
9/27/06
Angry at God?
10/01/06
Bless You! Participating in God’s Intention for the World (Psalm 67)
10/04/06
Songs of the Heart: Emotions in the Psalms
10/08/06
Forever Young: A Childlike Faith (Matthew 18:1-5)
10/11/06
The Emotional Life of Jesus
10/15/06
Toward a Recovery of Childlike Wonder
10/18/06
When God Seems Distant (Psalm 13)
10/22/06
A Quiet Heart: Our Struggle for Inner Peace (Psalm 131)
10/25/06
The Wound of Love: The Horror and Heartbreak of Betrayal (Psalm 55)
10/29/06
Does Faith Matter? How can God be Good when the Godless Prosper and the Godly Suffer? (Psalm 73)
11/05/06
Home Sweet Home: The Church as Family (Matthew 12:46-50)
11/08/06
Good Enough! Guilt, Shame, and Spiritual Transformation
11/12/06
Tilling the Soil: Cultivating an Environment for Healthy Spiritual Growth
11/15/06
A Sinner’s Prayer: Guilt, God, and Grace in Psalm 51
11/19/06
Nurturing Gratitude: A Thanksgiving Message
12/10/06
The Boring “Begats” (Matthew 1:1-17)
12/14/06
The Parable of the Polar Express
12/17/06
Joseph’s Story (Matthew 1:18-25)
12/24/06
Christmas: An Eternal Perspective (John 1:1-18)
12/31/06
The Lost Son: When Jesus was Left Behind (Luke 2:39-52)

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