So many times in our lives, it is traditions that we have put in place, or simply chosen to follow, that wall us off from what God wants us to do. The common men and women in the Book of Acts did extraordinary things because they chose to obey God rather than traditions. Message delivered 1/24/10.
For reasons probably stemming from a desire for security and comfort, we become surrounded by cultural, religious, emotional and habitual barriers. But the examples of Jesus with the Samaritan Woman in John 4 and Peter’s visit to the house of Cornelius show God’s radical disinterest in such things. Message delivered 1/17/10.
Why do we need to pray? And if we do need to, how can we make the transition from prayer being some kind of religious duty to an essential part of our character? Message delivered 1/3/10