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.
Everyone has a primary "love language." When we speak words of affirmation or spend quality time with those for whom that is the most important way of expressing love, we can build up one...