Sermons from June 2011
Par.a.dox is a statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or absurd but in reality expresses a possible truth. Thesis: The normal Christian life reaches & repels, receives blessings & beatings while treasuring Jesus above all things displaying His infinite worth & value.
Earthquakes, tsunamis, tornadoes, floods, forest fires have been headline news since the beginning of 2011 reminding us that we live in a fallen world and none of us are immune to crisis or catastrophe. (Hebrews 12:24-29) If I am shaken by God I will be unshaken by this world and become a shaker of this world.
A characteristic of someone who is walking in vital union with Jesus Christ is courage under fire.