Among a cereal aisle with hundreds of choices, Rev. Gilbert opened with the options that are available life. As we’re constantly given options and decisions to make, we can also be surprised by the things that happen to us and around us.
After a previous message titled “Selective Hearing” Pastor Gilbert shares this message as it relates to listening for God’s word. We have so much chatter and talk that happens today we need to be able to listen, not just hear, God’s message for us all.
Opening with a story from his missionary trip to Brazil, Rev. Gilbert shared a story that draws a laugh from the congregation. As he looks into the scripture lesson, he shares parallels about the passage and today’s life.
In a candid discussion about the prevalence of Christianity in the United States, Rev. Huggins shares a message about the casual unbelief that permeates our society. Who leads the world in the terms we create; Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness?
As part of the sermon this morning, Rev. Weber opened with a passage from Abraham Lincoln; “We should pray and consider earnestly if we are on God’s side.” As Rev. Weber delved into the passages from the Psalms and John, she tells how important it is to focus on God and worship him without failing.
With so many voices screaming at us each day, it is important to listen for the voice of our shepherd. How do we train ourselves to hear our shepherd’s voice? Immersing yourself in the place where you can clearly hear the voice is one of the first ways. How else? Listen and find out why.