Giving

Scripture: Luke 16:1-13 Title: Giving Key Points: Giving opens doors and facilitates movement Giving creates security by strengthening relationships Introduction: Last summer we went to Kapiti Island for a day –         Kapiti has a lagoon on its northern edge –         Although it is right beside the sea the lagoon is completely closed in – no…

Healing

Scripture: Matthew 11:28-30 Title: Healing Structure: Introduction Hope vs. condemnation Energy vs. exhaustion Appreciation vs. entitlement Lament vs. denial Inter-dependence vs. independence Nurture vs. neglect Giving vs. greed Conclusion Introduction: It’s been a difficult week for many in our congregation –         I had originally planned to preach about the Trinity but it didn’t seem to…