June 30, 3019: They Persisted

June 30, 3019: They Persisted

Over the last few weeks, we’ve been looking at the same question from different angles: what is God’s mission in the world when Jesus isn’t here in the flesh, and how is that mission carried out? To put it another way: when the Holy Spirit comes with fire on...
June 23, 2019: Give What You Have

June 23, 2019: Give What You Have

As we continue looking at the book of Acts this morning, we’re beginning to move beyond the day of Pentecost, with its shouting and grand speeches, and back into the daily grind of the life and witness of these newly-minted apostles. Side note: you’ll notice that in...
June 16, 2019: Telling The Truth

June 16, 2019: Telling The Truth

Last week, we celebrated Pentecost and the coming of the Holy Spirit, who empowers and compels us to tell the story of Jesus, break down barriers, and build bridges. Today we continue in our series on the Holy Spirit, asking “what exactly does the Holy Spirit empower...
June 9, 2019: Testify

June 9, 2019: Testify

If you were with us last week, you’ll remember that we’re spending the next few Sundays exploring the book of Acts with a specific question in mind: what is God’s mission in the world, and how is that mission accomplished when Jesus isn’t here in flesh and bone? So as...
June 2, 2019: The Space Between

June 2, 2019: The Space Between

Today, and for the next few weeks, we’ll be diving in to the book of Acts – the full title is ‘Acts of the Apostles’, which is a surprisingly accurate description. Written by the same person who wrote the gospel according to Luke, Acts is all about what happens after...