Sermons from October 2018

Sermons from October 2018

The Identity Narrative: The Sovereign Self (Lowertown St. Paul)

Galatians 2:20-21 20 I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. 21 I do not set aside the grace of God, for if righteousness could be gained through the law, Christ died for nothing!” Download Message Notes Download Message Slides  

The Identity Narrative: The Sovereign Self (Downtown Minneapolis)

Galatians 2:20-21 0 I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. 21 I do not set aside the grace of God, for if righteousness could be gained through the law, Christ died for nothing!” Download Message Notes Download Message Slides

Live However You Want; Just Don’t Hurt Anyone (Downtown Minneapolis & Lowertown St. Paul)

Romans 6:14-23 14 For sin shall no longer be your master, because you are not under the law, but under grace. 15 What then? Shall we sin because we are not under the law but under grace? By no means! 16 Don’t you know that when you offer yourselves to someone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of the one you obey—whether you are slaves to sin, which leads to death, or to obedience, which leads to righteousness? 17 But thanks be to God that, though you used to be slaves to…

You Deserve to Be Happy (Downtown Minneapolis)

Jeremiah 2:1-19 2 The word of the Lord came to me: 2 “Go and proclaim in the hearing of Jerusalem: “This is what the Lord says: “‘I remember the devotion of your youth,     how as a bride you loved me and followed me through the wilderness,     through a land not sown. 3 Israel was holy to the Lord,     the firstfruits of his harvest; all who devoured her were held guilty,     and disaster overtook them,’” declares the Lord. 4 Hear the word of the Lord, you descendants of Jacob,     all you clans of Israel. 5 This is what…

You Deserve to Be Happy (Lowertown St. Paul)

Jeremiah 2:1-19 2 The word of the Lord came to me: 2 “Go and proclaim in the hearing of Jerusalem: “This is what the Lord says: “‘I remember the devotion of your youth,     how as a bride you loved me and followed me through the wilderness,     through a land not sown. 3 Israel was holy to the Lord,     the firstfruits of his harvest; all who devoured her were held guilty,     and disaster overtook them,’” declares the Lord. 4 Hear the word of the Lord, you descendants of Jacob,     all you clans of Israel. 5 This is what…

I’m ok in JESUS (Lowertown St. Paul)

John 5:31-47 31 “If I testify about myself, my testimony is not true. 32 There is another who testifies in my favor, and I know that his testimony about me is true. 33 “You have sent to John and he has testified to the truth. 34 Not that I accept human testimony; but I mention it that you may be saved. 35 John was a lamp that burned and gave light, and you chose for a time to enjoy his light. 36 “I have testimony weightier than that of John. For the works that…

I’m okay in JESUS! (Downtown Minneapolis)

 Matthew 13:44-46 44 “The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field. When a man found it, he hid it again, and then in his joy went and sold all he had and bought that field. 45 “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant looking for fine pearls. 46 When he found one of great value, he went away and sold everything he had and bought it.  Matthew 8:19-22 19 Then a teacher of the law came to him and said, “Teacher, I will…