This account of Jesus healing the disabled man at the pool shows how Jesus broke through barriers, but we often enslave ourselves to human-imposed barriers. To know what God will do, to know what is possible, we need to be in active relationship with Jesus.
As many discuss putting the Christ back in Christmas, this sermon encourages us to put our relationship with Christ back as the foundation of all that we do.
With God's guidance, our experience can "set the oppressed free." You can call it testimony or compassion. Whatever you call it, yield it to Jesus, and please don't keep it to yourself.
By Pastor Don Bosley Isaiah 1:10-20 ISAIAH 58:5 Is that what you call a fast? A day acceptable to the Lord? MATTHEW 7:21-23 “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven. Many will say … Continue reading Come, Let Us Reason Together Righteousness, Repentance, and Relationship … vs. Ritual
By Pastor Don Bosley Mark 10:17-22 WORSHIP IN DENIAL This was never about score-keeping. This is about nearness to me. I’m going to help you navigate the Mine field. Your denial welcomes me in. Matthew 16:24-27 Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to bey disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross … Continue reading Worship in Denial No is Yes, Less Is More, Emptying is Filling