Friday Focus

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Friday Focus Archive

June 18, 2021
June 18, 2021 “A Question of Obedience” Sunday’s message will come from Luke 6:46-49. After reading it a couple of times, answer the reflection questions I’ve included below. So why…
June 18, 2021
June 11, 2021
June 11, 2021 “A Question of Lordship” In concluding His sermon on the mount, Jesus said, “So why do you keep calling me Lord, Lord, when you don’t do what…
June 11, 2021
June 4, 2021
June 4, 2021 Real Rest It actually happens quite often as a pastor.  A topic comes up on the preaching schedule and the thought crosses my mind, “I’m not sure…
June 4, 2021
May 28, 2021
May 28, 2021 “From a Different Perspective” Everyone has a perspective or point of view. For those bound in pride or immaturity, we’re convinced our perspective, on just about everything,…
May 28, 2021
May 21, 2021
May 21, 2021 “Flight or Fight?” Most everyone I know, loves a good story about an underdog who comes from behind to win. That’s probably why movies based on that…
May 21, 2021
May 14, 2021
May 14, 2021 “Accepting Our Responsibility” To some, “responsibility” is a dirty word. As a result, irresponsibility has become the norm in too many workplaces, schools, marriages, families, and, sadly,…
May 14, 2021
May 7, 2021
May 7, 2021 “He Calls Us What?” In the Bible, God uses a number of names to identify His children. This coming Sunday, we’ll consider one of those names we…
May 7, 2021
April 30, 2021
April 30, 2021 “One Act: Five Scenes” This coming Sunday, my message will focus on a one-act play found in the 16th chapter of Leviticus. This one-act play, which the…
April 30, 2021
April 23, 2021
April 23, 2021 At the Heart of Serving We are so very excited about this coming weekend for so many reasons!  First, we are so excited about our We Love…
April 23, 2021
April 16, 2021
April 16, 2021 “Blessing Your City” We’ve been blessed to be a blessing! For several months, I’ve been looking forward to sharing a message God’s given me from Proverbs 11:11.…
April 16, 2021
April 9, 2021
April 9, 2021 We Love HoCo What’s Love Got to Do With It? 29 Jesus replied, “The most important commandment is this: ‘Listen, O Israel! The Lord our God is the one and only Lord. 30 And…
April 9, 2021
April 2, 2021
April 2, 2021 “Rational and Personal” I’m am so excited about this coming Sunday. The day is going to be so fun with our Sunrise Service at 7 a.m., and…
April 2, 2021
March 26, 2021
March 26, 2021 “Spectator or Follower?” Human beings are strangely fickle. You can be loved one day and hated the next simply because of one petty action. Why, even one politically…
March 26, 2021
March 19, 2021
March 19, 2021 The Patience of God I pray that you have been blessed and encouraged as we have gone through the “Confidence in Chaos” sermon series.  As we arrive…
March 19, 2021
March 12, 2021
March 12, 2021 “Fake News” “Fake news” has been around a long time and it’s a certain source of confusion and chaos.  In Bible times, false prophets, pedaled fake news…
March 12, 2021