Growing Together: The Roots that Ground Us

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 3:1-9

The church in Corinth experiences differences in its teaching, and falls into disputes with one another. Indeed, we all have a diversity of roots that have nourished us, and some that have not been life-giving. How can we build a strong, deep, and wide collection of experiences to ground us when we most need God’s growth?

Download text here: 2019-10-13

Hurting, Healing, and Hoping in Gilead

Scripture: Jeremiah 8:18-9:1

The prophet Jeremiah laments at the pain of his people, and cries out for a cure for what ails them… a “Balm in Gilead.” To often, we are tempted to wish for magical cures to suffering and pain, rather than by being present… by offering care and time for healing. How are we the Balm which the prophet seeks, and Jesus shows us?

Download text here: 2019-09-22