Acts 2:14-24 & 32-41 “Then Peter stepped forward with the eleven other apostles and shouted to the crowd, ‘Listen carefully, all of you, fellow Jews and residents of Jerusalem! Make no mistake about this. These people are not drunk, as some of you are assuming. Nine o’clock in the morning is much too early for… Continue reading February 15, 2015 – Reversing the Fear of Disapproval
John 21:15-17 “After breakfast Jesus asked Simon Peter, ‘Simon son of John, do you love me more than these?’ “Yes, Lord.’ Peter replied, ‘you know I love you.’‘Then feed my lambs,’ Jesus told him. Jesus repeated the question; ‘Simon son of John, do you love me?’ ‘Yes, Lord,’ Peter said, ‘you know I love you.’… Continue reading February 8, 2015 – Resolving Fear of Disapproval
Mathew 26:40-41 “Then he returned to the disciples and found them asleep. He said to Peter, ‘Couldn’t you watch with me even one hour? Keep watch and pray, so that you will not give in to temptation. For the spirit is willing, but the body is weak!’ The word of God for the people of… Continue reading February 1, 2015 – Why Do We Fear Disapproval?
Mark 14:27-31 “On the way to the Mount of Olives, Jesus told his Disciples, ‘All of you will desert me For the Scriptures say, “God will strike the Shepherd, and the sheep will be scattered.” But after I am raised from the dead, I will go ahead of you to Galilee and meet you there.’… Continue reading January 25, 2015 Sermon – What Do We Fear?
Psalm 56:11 “I trust in God, so why should I be afraid? What can mere mortals do to me?” The word of God for the people of God, praise be to God. Let us pray. Loving God, we are thankful for you and the Holy Spirit surrounding us. Please open our hearts, ears and minds… Continue reading January 18, 2015 Sermon – Who’s Approval Do We Need?