Kittitas, WA

Sermons on Purpose in LIfe

Living a Life of Committed Focus

When death nears, priorities change. The urgent no longer seems pressing while the truly important becomes clearer. That is why we listen to a person’s “last words.” Second Timothy is Paul’s “last words.” From a cold, lonely Roman prison, the aged apostle Paul wrote his final instructions to his protégé Timothy who was surrounded by…

At the Movies: All the Money in the World

Exodus 20:3-5 Where church and movies meet. Most of Jesus teaching was in parables and movies are the modern-day parable. We’ll be spending four weeks talking about some of our favorite movies. How they raise issues and questions like our purpose in life, comparison and our identity, the importance of community, and living during difficult…

At the Movies: Jumanji

2 Corinthians 5:17-20 Where church and movies meet. Most of Jesus teaching was in parables and movies are the modern-day parable. We’ll be spending four weeks talking about some of our favorite movies. How they raise issues and questions like our purpose in life, comparison and our identity, the importance of community, and living during…

Alive

In many circles today, if you want to be taken seriously, if you want to be considered sophisticated, you cannot believe in the bodily resurrection of Jesus Christ. But any perusal of the first witnesses on that first Sunday will tell you they were anything but gullible. Doubting Thomas demanded physical evidence and Jesus graciously…