2019 Sermon Series:

The Unconditional Love of The Triune God Beckons Us To Serve

June 9 -September 1

June 9

Sermon Title: “Love Unleashed”

Texts: Genesis 11:1-9; Psalm 104:24-34; *Acts 2:1-21; and John 14:8-17

Big Idea: Lean into the movement and power of the Holy Spirit.

June 16

Sermon Title: “Unconditional Love. The Antidote”

Texts: Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31; Psalm 8; *Romans 5:1-5; and John 16:12-15

Big Idea: God’s unconditional love is the antidote to eternal separation from God.

June 23

Sermon Title: “Anxiety, Love, and Reconciliation”

Texts: 1 Kings 19:1-4, 8-15a; Psalms 42 and 43; *Galatians 3:23-29; and Luke 8:26-39

Big Idea: Christ alone matters. It is Jesus Christ who unites us in our differences and is the cause for which we live and love.

June 30

Sermon Title: “Quality of Love and Life”

Texts: 2 Kings 2:1-2, 6-14; Psalm 77:1-2, 11-20; *Galatians 5:1, 13-25; and Luke 9:51-62

Big Idea: Our freedom in Christ is evidenced by our character, not results.

July 7

Sermon Title: “The Power of Unconditional Love in Crisis and Stress”

Texts: 2 Kings 5:1-14; Psalm 30; *Galatians 6:7-16, and Luke 10:1-11, 16-20

Big Idea: Any family system must hold on tight to God’s unconditional love and theirs in order to move

effectively through crisis and stress.

July 14

Sermon Title: “Praying. Loving. Participating.”

Texts: Amos 7:7-17; Psalm 82; *Colossians 1:1-14; and Luke 10:25-37

Big Idea: God’s unconditional love binds us together as friends and neighbors.

July 21

Sermon Title: “The Complexity of Love”

Texts: Amos 8:1-12; Psalm 52; *Colossians 1:15-28; and Luke 10:38-42

Big Idea: Which Jesus are you following? Meet Jesus in his seven roles.

July 28

Sermon Title: “Love Makes Us Meaning Makers”

Texts: Hosea 1:2-10; Psalm 85; *Colossians 2:6-15; and Luke 11:1-13

Big Idea: As we serve in God’s mission, our lives create meaning for others. That is, we bring
significance, importance, and vision to the lives of those we love (serve).

August 4

Sermon Title: “Love and Loyalty”

Texts: Hosea 11:1-11; Psalm 107:1-9, 43; *Colossians 3:1-11; and Luke 12:13-21

Big Idea: Waiting for the second coming of Jesus Christ requires rootedness in a love that
transcends the human predicament.

August 11

Sermon Title: “Love, Faith, and Fact”

Texts: Isaiah 1:1, 10-20; Psalm 50:1-8, 22-23; *Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-16; and Luke 12:32-40

Big Idea: Serving in God’s mission is both a journey and a series of arrivals. Both are simultaneous
experiences for followers of Jesus.

August 18

Sermon Title: “It’s Not Easy to Love”         

Texts: Isaiah 5:1-7; Psalm 80:1-2, 8-19; *Hebrews 11:29-12:2; and Luke 12:49-56

Big Idea: The relationship of work and reward as well as future joy and immediate shame is key
to unlocking the experience of unconditional love.

August 25

Sermon Title: “God’s Wrath and Love”

Texts: Jeremiah 1:4-10; Psalm 71:1-6; *Hebrews 12:18-29; and Luke 13:10-17

Big Idea: The wrath and love of God are not mutually exclusive.

September 1

Sermon Title: “Let Mutual Love Continue”

Texts: Jeremiah 2:4-13; Psalm 81:1, 10-16; *Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16; and Luke 14:1, 7-14

Big Idea: God’s unconditional love infuses our ability to love God and others in the same way.

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