Resources on Gluttony

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Topical Study on Gluttony Gluttony is inordinate indulgence in or preoccupation with food or drink. At first, gluttony seems too banal to count as a deadly sin. Could beaming grandmothers with steaming platters of pork chops be enablers? And yet gluttony can become idolatrous. Gluttony Sermon Illustration by Frederick Buechner http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-readforpreach&p=7027 Sermon Illustration by Frederick Buechner Topics: Gluttony , Quotations , Desire , Seven deadly sins Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching This quote from Frederick Buechner's "Beyond Words: Daily Readings in the ABC's of Faith" describes gluttony as, “one who raids the icebox for a cure for spiritual malnutrition.” Gluttony Commentary/Exegesis by Scott E Hoezee https://groundwork.reframemedia.com/episodes/gluttony Commentary/Exegesis by Scott E Hoezee Topics: Gluttony , Seven deadly sins , Discipline , Gratitude Source: Groundwork Scott Hoezee and David Bast discuss the 'deadly sin' of gluttony, identifying what it looks like and how we might fight against it, drawing from texts like Philippians 3:19, 1 Corinthians 9:24-27, and more. Pleasure and Gluttony Sermon Illustration by Ken Bazyn http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-readforpreach&p=7068 Sermon Illustration by Ken Bazyn Topics: Gluttony , Food Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching Ken Bazyn offers a brief thought on the human capacity for pleasure, especially as it relates to food and drink. He also relates an anecdote from the hedonist Philoxenus, perhaps as a warning against gluttony. You Are How You Eat Article by Jeff Munroe https://blog.reformedjournal.com/2013/06/24/you-are-how-you-eat/ Article by Jeff Munroe Topics: Gluttony , Sin , Eating Source: The Twelve In this reflection about eating and gluttony, Jeff Munroe suggests that each meal, like each moment, is a chance to live to the glory of God or to our own shame. Do You Know the Seven Deadly Sins? Article by Christopher Hunt https://groundwork.reframemedia.com/blog/do-you-know-the-seven-deadly-sins Article by Christopher Hunt Topics: Gluttony , Pride , Envy , Anger Source: Groundwork Detailing the historical origins of "The Seven Deadly Sins," this article by Christopher Hunt discusses how the dangerous attitudes of pride, envy, anger, sloth, greed, gluttony and lust lead to destructive sin. Spiritual Gluttony Sermon Illustration by John of the Cross http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-readforpreach&p=7271 Sermon Illustration by John of the Cross Topics: Gluttony , Spirituality , Discipline , Illustration Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching An excerpt from The Dark Night of the Soul which speaks of the "spiritual gluttony" found in those who undertake extreme spiritual disciplines to satisfy their own will, and not God's. The Advent Fast Article by Thomas Turner http://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/125490.pdf Article by Thomas Turner Topics: Gluttony , Christmas , Advent , Fasting Source: The Christian Reflection Project As we recover the tradition of fasting during Advent, we resist the instant gratification, materialism, and gluttony that increasingly characterize cultural holiday celebrations. Places So Lonely Article by Molly Sabourin https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/gracehereandnow/2016/03/08/671/ Article by Molly Sabourin Topics: Gluttony , Fasting Source: Ancient Faith Blog In this article from the Orthodox tradition, Molly Sabourin reflects on gluttony in terms of daily living. Envy Commentary/Exegesis by Scott E Hoezee https://groundwork.reframemedia.com/episodes/envy Commentary/Exegesis by Scott E Hoezee Topics: Envy , Seven deadly sins , Holy Spirit , God's Love Source: Groundwork Scott Hoezee and David Bast draw from Genesis 4:1-8 and 1 Corinthians 12:7-11, to think about the 'deadly sin' of envy, what it is, and how we combat it through the Holy Spirit's leading. The Gluttony of Gargantua Sermon Illustration by Ken Bazyn http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-readforpreach&p=7072 Sermon Illustration by Ken Bazyn Topics: Gluttony , Food , Illustration , Quotations Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching Ken Bazyn describes Rabelais' famous hero, Gargantua, and the immense amount of food he could consume, even at birth. Confession, Assurance, and the Seven Deadly Sins Element of Worship by Liz Kraan http://www.reformedworship.org/article/december-2015/confession-assurance-and-seven-deadly-sins Element of Worship by Liz Kraan Topics: Seven deadly sins , Worship Planning , Confession , Prayer Source: Reformed Worship Liz Kraan offers a series of confessional prayers and assurance of pardons based off of the Seven Deadly Sins of slothfulness, pride, gluttony, greed, jealousy, lust, and anger. Testimony and Experience Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/testimony-and-experience Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon Topics: Witness , Evangelism , Conversion , C. H. Spurgeon Source: The Spurgeon Center A sermon on John 4:39-42 by Charles Spurgeon, who says that while the testimony of others is often instrumental in conversion, the most important thing is the personal experience of God. Full Text Hymns on Gluttony Hymn After MeatPD
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Romans, but not Romanists Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/romans-but-not-romanists Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon Topics: The Love of Christ , Paul , Romans , Sermon Source: The Spurgeon Center The text of a sermon by Charles Spurgeon on Romans 16:1-16 focused on the spiritual value of Paul's greetings to various individuals at the end of his letter to the church in Rome. The Coming Pastoral Crash Article by John Robert Dobbs https://johndobbs.com/the-coming-pastoral-crash Article by John Robert Dobbs Topics: Pastor , Clergy , Mental health Source: Out Here Hope Remains John Robert Dobbs suggests that the impact of the world response to COVID-19 will be felt for many years to come, and that pastors are in particular danger from a coming pastoral crash. Addiction and Deceit Book Quote by Ken Bazyn http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-readforpreach&p=7070 Book Quote by Ken Bazyn Topics: Gluttony , Addiction , Self deception , Sin Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching Ken Bazyn comments on the dangers of gluttony and addiction, particularly the deceitfulness that almost naturally follows. Quoting a character from "Brideshead Revisited" regarding drunkenness, "Love of truth is the first thing that goes." The Resurrection of the Dead Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/the-resurrection-of-the-dead Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon Topics: Resurrection , Heaven , Hell , Christ Source: The Spurgeon Center Charles Spurgeon's sermon on Acts 24:15 emphasizes the centrality of the doctrine, always preached by the apostles, of "the resurrection of Jesus, and the consequent resurrection of the dead." Dressing in the Morning Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/dressing-in-the-morning Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon Topics: Sin , Righteousness , Christ , Darkness Source: The Spurgeon Center In this sermon from Romans 13:14, C.H. Spurgeon explains how Paul points us to Jesus as the true light now shining as the Sun of righteousness has risen upon us with healing beneath his wings. Filling with the Spirit, and Drunkenness with Wine Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/filling-with-the-spirit-and-drunkenness-with-wine Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon Topics: Drunkenness , Holy Spirit , C. H. Spurgeon , Spurgeon's Sermons (V35) Source: The Spurgeon Center A sermon from Charles Spurgeon on Ephesians 5:18 about the dangers of drunkenness and being filled with the Holy Spirit. Abraham’s Other Wife: Negotiating Homosexuality in a Situation of Ecclesiological Chaos Article by Michael J Pahls https://reformedjournal.com/blog/2005/06/01/abrahams-other-wifenegotiating-homosexuality-in-a-situation-of-ecclesiological-chaos/ Article by Michael J Pahls Topics: Sin , Church , Heresy , LGBTQ Source: Reformed Journal Using the story of Abraham and Hagar, Michael Pahls argues that the church, while it cannot condone homosexual practice, can no longer "other" gay Christians. They are kin, he says, and bound up with us. The Church’s Year of Grace Article by Joan L Roccasalvo http://www.hprweb.com/2012/08/the-churchs-year-of-grace-historytraditions-beauty/ Article by Joan L Roccasalvo Topics: Art , Beauty , Liturgics , Music Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review "Christian discipleship is fundamentally a dynamic movement from self to the beauty of Christ." In this Catholic article, Joan Roccasalvo comments on the place of beauty in the church's celebration of the liturgical year.