Tag: freeway


14
Sep 2017
This Is Your Life

Freeway: Invitation – A Prodigal’s Party If you missed Sunday at Hood MCC,  listen to or read the message that started the Freeway journey. Devotion 3 Remember that old TV show This is Your Life. Maybe not. But what if your life was a TV show. What would the show be called? Does a TV show you are familiar with describe your life? If so, which one? If not, make one up and give it a name. What would it be called? What genre of TV show would it be…comedy, drama, sci-fi,......

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13
Sep 2017
Stuck

Freeway: Invitation – A Prodigal’s Party Listen to or read the Message from Sunday to get us started on Freeway – a not so perfect guide to freedom Devotion 2 In what areas of life do you feel kinda stuck? (Get out some paper and start writing!) Stuck in the past? Stuck in pain? Stuck with someone? Stuck with some habit? Stuck with a job? Stuck with a feeling? Stuck with being stuck…!? Write any and all of your thoughts about these questions down. Look over what you’ve written. What do you......

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10
Sep 2017
Freeway: A Not So Perfect Guide To Freedom - Series Launch Sunday

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,......

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05
Sep 2017
Amazing Grace!

The 2006 movie Amazing Grace featured the story behind the well-loved text written in 1774.  John Newton was a former slave trader and sailor turned preacher.  You can imagine that he felt the need for God’s grace in his life.   The text was allegedly written for a New Year’s Service in 1774 where Newton preached on 1 Chronicles 17.  In that Scripture, the prophet Nathan reports to David that God will bless him and his throne will continue. David then goes before the Lord and asks “Who am I, O Lord God, and......

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04
Sep 2017
Something More

This coming Sunday we launch Freeway, a 7 week series through which we will look deeply at ourselves and our spiritual journey to freedom. We start this week with stories of Prodigal Sons. That’s right, I said sons with a plural “s.” You see, there’s not just one prodigal son story in scripture. In fact, I’d make a case that there are dozens and dozens of stories about people who wander off because they want something more in life and then later try to find a way to come home. There’s Jacob,......

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29
Aug 2017
Freeway

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......

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