Good Stuff I’ve Heard

I try to listen to every message John Ortberg preaches. This message on hope is worth a listen. It's 27 minutes of encouragement, challenge, and ... well, hope. Then there's this podcast interview with Bill Thrall, centered around a great question to ask someone you love: How am I affecting you? I placed a request…

Hope

In Luke 24, we're told about 2 people walking on the road from Jerusalem to Emmaus. This is the only time they appear in scripture, so we basically know nothing about them. In fact, for one of them we don't even have a name; the other is called Cleopas. Luke tells us that as they…

Get Real

Years ago, we did a series at church we calledĀ Get Real. The purpose was to look at some real stuff Jesus challenges us with, based on the book of Matthew. One Sunday during that series, we talked about real forgiveness. One of ourĀ groups got into some real difficult stuff -- wrestling with how forgiveness fits…