The hardest thing about unity is leaving ourselves behind, sacrificing our preferences, our point of view for the greater unity of the group we’re in. This message deals with the impact of living with the right attitude toward authority, letting leaders point the way, and the results of spiritual maturity. Check it out now and follow us on Livestream at … Read More
UNITED: Worship & Prayer
Yesterday’s time in worship and prayer followed this message on what is happening when we worship and pray together. Leaning heavily on Acts 4:23-31 and Revelation 4 & 5, this message considers what the nature of worship and prayer is and how it is that heaven and earth sometimes overlap and interlock. Check it out and pray with me for … Read More
UNITED: How to Have a Good Church Fight
Last Sunday’s message picked up the early church’s story of conflict found in Acts 15 and led us to a very helpful system for dealing with conflict in the church today. Few messages are filled with the kind of practical, concrete plan this one is. Enjoy!
UNITED–July 2014 Series
I’m fired up about the series we’re starting this Sunday for the month of July at First Assembly Community Ministries! It’s all about the unity the Church is supposed to be experiencing and so often falls short of. It’s about the implications of belonging to the Church and how no spirituality with Jesus can happen meaningfully apart from being a … Read More