Our lives are messy, but we can find hope in Jesus who can transform, restore and redeem us. (Luke 18:9-14)
We begin our Lenten journey in ashes and hope and pray that, with God's transforming power, we will move from ashes to beauty during this season of Lent. (Psalm 32:1-5)
Sometimes we need to learn to speak love in a new way to build up each other and to build up the body of Christ. (Matt. 15:21-28)
Appropriate physical touch can be a powerful way of expressing love and helping to build up others. (Luke 10:25-37)
In this sermon, we look at how giving gifts and acts of service can help build up our personal relationships and can strengthen the church as well.