Life & Love


Love Listens

Love Listens

Speaker: | June 25, 2017

Pray with me.  Silence.  Holy One.  May we listen to You.  And by listening, may we love.  Amen. At the Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond, one of the requirements for graduation is a Mission Immersion Experience. ...


It Takes Guts

It Takes Guts

Speaker: | June 18, 2017

Jesus traveled among all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, announcing the good news of the kingdom, and healing every disease and every sickness. Now when Jesus saw the crowds, he had compassion...


Changed

Changed

Speaker: | February 26, 2017

Someone who has changed my life: Caren Enloe. She taught me more about life than I could begin to explain. I always enjoyed music, but Caren changed me.  During the summer before high school, she...


The Pressure of Perfection

The Pressure of Perfection

Speaker: | February 19, 2017

Perfect. It’s the word we use for affirming someone when they have done something for us. That Valentine’s Brunch yesterday was perfect! We use it almost unconsciously when we want to say thank you and...


Choose Life

Choose Life

Speaker: | February 12, 2017

On Thursday at prayer meeting, we had a short and unplanned discussion on biblical inerrancy. In some ways this is a topic that divides the church. That is, you either believe the Bible is inerrant or you...


Be The Light You Already Are

Be The Light You Already Are

Speaker: | February 05, 2017

According to childhood friend and biographer, Lewis Campbell, James was “one of the best men who ever lived.” He was known for things like: sending a heartfelt letter of condolence when a friend’s dog died...


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A God Who Searches

A God Who Searches

Speaker: | January 30, 2017

We use a lot of words to describe God: God is… Positive images: Love, Awesome, forgiving, merciful Difficult images: wrath, vengeance… Omniscient – or all-knowing Omnipresent – always around us Transcendent – far off, outside...


Shake It Up!

Shake It Up!

Speaker: | November 06, 2016

Christian Faith is a story of movement. I heard Brian McLaren speak this past week and these words were part of his key message. Christian Faith is a story of movement.   Practically every story...