Mid-Week Moment | 11.14.2018

Mid-Week Moment | 11.14.2018

SERMON REFLECTION I suggested one way to apply the message is to identify the voices in our culture that distract you from listening to the Lord’s voice. It is an interesting exercise to go through the day trying to pay attention to those distractions. Today I noticed...
Mid-Week Moment | 11.7.2018

Mid-Week Moment | 11.7.2018

SERMON REFLECTION We must always view our relationship with God through the lens of His faithfulness. I wrote that sentence a lot while preparing the sermon. I wrote it for myself as a reminder. I get so focused on the details of my week that I can start to lose track...
Mid-Week Moment | 10.24.2018

Mid-Week Moment | 10.24.2018

SERMON REFLECTION In Micah 5:2-9 we see God transforming His people and placing them in the middle of unbelieving nations. As a result, those nations respond in one of two ways: they find God’s people a source of life or they find God’s people repulsive. We are called...
Mid-Week Moment | 10.17.2018

Mid-Week Moment | 10.17.2018

SERMON REFLECTION A classic definition of grace, God’s unmerited favor, is a nice start, but it doesn’t tell you what grace actually is. I shared a definition on Sunday that I found very helpful: Grace is the work of God in our lives to enable us to do what we cannot...
Mid-Week Moment | 10.10.2018

Mid-Week Moment | 10.10.2018

SERMON REFLECTION Will people look at my life and want to “go to the house of the God of” Todd and Ann Malone? That was the question in the sermon that most convicted me. I want people to know me well enough to desire to know the Lord better. That requires...
Mid-Week Moment | 10.3.2018

Mid-Week Moment | 10.3.2018

SERMON REFLECTION I continue to mull over Adam’s question about how I use the power I have. Do I use it to bless others or build up myself? Do I use it to point people to the Lord or attract attention to me? Honestly, my answers are mixed. Power comes in many...