Sermon for 11/26/2017 – “The Joy of Defying Gravity”

“The Joy of Defying Gravity” 2 Corinthians 8:1-9 Final in the series Defying Gravity As a young man, Larry Walters dreamed of one day piloting an airplane.  However, poor eyesight kept him from flying in the Air Force. In July 1982, Larry acted on that dream from his teenage years. He went to a military

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Sermon for 11/19/2017 – “The Launch Pad”

The Launch Pad 4th in the series “Defying Gravity” Luke 16:10-13 In 1974, farmers digging a well near a rural village in China uncovered artifacts that eventually led to the discovery of the tomb of the first emperor of China, Qin Shi Huang, and a collection of sculptures known as the Terracotta Army.  Qin came

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Sermon for 11/12/2017 – “Tethered to God”

Tethered to God Matthew 6:19-21, 23-24 Third in the series “Defying Gravity” At about 3:45 p.m. on June 3, 1965, orbiting somewhere above the Pacific Ocean near Hawaii, astronaut Ed White opened the hatch of his Gemini 4 spacecraft and stepped out on the first-ever spacewalk by an American.  Now, in space there is no

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Sermon for 11/05/2017 – “Breaking Free”

“Breaking Free” Luke 15:11-32 Second in the series “Defying Gravity: Breaking Free from the Culture of More” Last week, we heard about a rich young man who came to Jesus, seeking advice on how to gain life with God.  But he went away sad because he couldn’t break free of his wealth in order to

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Sermon for 10/29/2017 – “Discovering Gravity”

“Discovering Gravity” First in the series Defying Gravity Matthew 19:16-26 You may know one of the most famous stories from the history of science.  A young British scientist and mathematician named Isaac Newton was sitting in his garden when he was bonked on the head by a falling apple.  It was an “aha” moment for

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“Defying Gravity” series starts October 29

Learn what Jesus has to say about breaking free from the culture of more in our next sermon series, which begins October 29 and continues weekly through November 26, 2017. Mark your calendars for November 11’s “Cleanup Challenge” (details to follow).

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