THE LORD OF OUR DESIRES
October 30, 2016 – John Myer
James 1:17, 4:1-2; Hebrews 11:13; Psalm 42:1-2, 63:1; John 7:37-39 – Our desires drive us to worship many things and prioritize them over God. Under the lordship of Christ, Jesus transforms these desires by changing our view of the future to His view, and through the fresh realization of His presence.
THE LORD OF OUR INTIMACY
October 23, 2016 – John Myer
Galatians 5:16-25 – Jesus gave instructions both personally and through the apostles concerning human sexuality. We are to do this with the help of practical measures and the filling of the Holy Spirit.
THE LORD OF EMOTIONS
October 16, 2016 – John Myer
Ephesians 4:26-27 – Jesus tells us to work through difficult emotional issues related to other people–i.e. anger, bitterness, dislike, through forgiveness, confession, and reconciliation.
SAFE AND THRIVING
October 9, 2016 – John Myer
Romans 10:9; Luke 6:46; Matthew 7:13-14, 24-27 – Real Christians confess Jesus as Lord, but Christians who experience the life of Jesus in a safe and thriving way also live out Jesus as Lord by doing what He says.