If you have grown up in the United States as a citizen, you have no doubt been taught you are free and that freedom is the sine qua non of life. We love freedom. We write books and make movies about freedom. We teach our children about freedom. We craft laws and policy to protect freedom. We fight for freedom. Freedom probably has the top place on the list of priorities for most every American. So, listen to what Paul has to say about freedom in our lives: I have the freedom......
If you missed Sunday’s Sermon Read or listen to Freedom – Rescued To Be A Rescuer (Freeway, Week 7) Devotion 3 Take a moment and look at your hand. Now focus on what your hand can do to help and serve others! List the types of people who would be helped by knowing your story and what you learned during tough times. __________________________________ __________________________________ __________________________________ __________________________________ Name some of your friends who need FREEDOM just like you. __________________________________ __________________________________ __________________________________ __________________________________ Our wounded heart and our deepest pain is always the starting......
If you missed Sunday’s Sermon Read or listen to Freedom – Rescued To Be A Rescuer (Freeway, Week 7) Devotion 1 Every tear you cried and every desperate prayer you prayed has been for this moment. God promises us that nothing is wasted. Seriously–nothing. Everything you have faced has brought you to this moment to embrace your profound mission: to love the loveless & help God patch up the broken hearts. And instead of regretting where we’ve been, we now give thanks for where we’re going. . . All that you thought was......
We begin an exciting new series at Hood MCC on Sunday, September 10 – Freeway: A Not So Perfect Guide To Freedom! Freeway is a way to be free. It’s a six-step guide built upon God’s amazing grace, conversations with friends, and a personal exploration of our pain and loss. This series is a guide to experiencing God’s love and freedom in your life. Sundays at 11 am the theme and message of our service will look at six steps along the journey: Awareness, Discovery, Ownership, Forgiveness, Acceptance, and Freedom. During the week,......
Freeway – a not so perfect guide to freedom…just 12 days away! I am incredibly excited for our family of faith at Hood MCC to experience this amazing journey together! Freeway is a spiritual journey for those who have realized they have spent too much of their life believing something about themselves or others or God that turns out to be not the least bit true. It’s for those who have wrestled with regrets or have been labeled or stigmatized or called something that, if we are honest, kinda hurt. Freeway is......