What barriers gets in the way of people coming to our church? Is there anyone we wittingly or unwittingly check at the door or bar from feeling welcome and safe? Jesus cleansed the Temple to show that all barriers of race, sex, and class are over; all are one in Christ.
Sermon: That We May Be One
Text: John 17:1-11
Focus: Jesus prays for the Church.
Function: That we would be one in Christ.
Sermon: The Word and the Wonder: God’s Word for Simeon & Anna
Text: Luke 2:22-40
Focus: God keeps his promises.
Function: That they would not give up hope in prayer.
Sermon: Real Love
Text: 1 Corinthians 12:31b-13:13
Focus: God’s agape love is a gift.
Function: That they would love one another with the same love God has given them.