Sermon for 07/25/2021 – “Summer Baggage: Fear”

Psalm 23:1-6; 139:7-12 In the series “Summer Baggage” In this series, we are considering extra baggage we carry with in life that can weigh us down. Previously, we’ve reflected on the baggage of bitterness and anger and of pride. Today we consider another unnecessary piece of baggage: fear. It seems that almost every time I

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Discussion Questions for “The Hidden Baggage of Pride”

Text: Mark 10:17–25; Proverbs 16:18 Topic(s): Pride, Reputation Big Idea of the Message: Pride grows because we crave independence and self-sufficiency, yet we are called to depend on God in humility. Application Point: Be your real self with God and others. Set down the baggage of pride this week through a hard conversation or an

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Sermon for 07/18/2021 – “The Hidden Baggage of Pride”

Mark 10:17-27; Proverbs 16:18-19 In the series “Summer Baggage: Weighed Down by What We Carry” Visit https://www.playbackmedia.com/mini-movies/38975/pride to watch a video that preceded the sermon. In her book, The 19th Hole: Favorite Golf Stories, Carol Mann shares a lesson from the golf legend Arnold Palmer about overconfidence and pride. Said Palmer: It was the final

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“Summer Baggage: Bitterness & Envy” – Discussion Questions

Week 1 Text: Matthew 18:24–35; Ephesians 4:31–32 Topic(s): Bitterness, Anger, Freedom, Peace Big Idea of the Message: We are not meant to carry the weight of bitterness and anger, but we can trade them for freedom and peace. Application Point: Jesus offers us freedom and peace in exchange for the bitterness and anger we experience.

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