Search ResultsLent, A Necessary Time of Preparation This resource provides an introduction to Lent and offers a comprehensive guide to Lenten planning. It provides suggestions for selecting passages, ideas for a sermon series, questions to consider, and sample elements of worship.
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See more hymns... The Good News About Our Longings: Sexuality and Spirituality This article by Rich Villodos is about how sexuality and spirituality need to be brought together in the church where it can be understood that sex is a gift to be enjoyed that points to God.... | | Tainted Spirituality In this sermon illustration for Acts 11:24, 13:9, Eugene Peterson uses the problematic public view of religion to demonstrate how true Christian spirituality takes attention off of ourselves and focuses it on Jesus. | | Worship in the Desert: The Spirituality of the Desert Fathers and Mothers “Spirituality” and “Worship” have been hot topics recently. In this session we’ll explore the world and worship of the ancient desert monastics—Christians living in the rugged regions of Syria and Egypt in early Christian history. | | The Spirituality of Jesus: Stop and Go? Too often missional activity can fall into the realm of mere pragmatism and activism if it does not take disciplines like spirituality, formation, sabbath rest and listening to the Spirit in its stride. | | Seeking Piety on Ash Wednesday This commentary on Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21 focuses on the Sermon on the Mount for Ash Wednesday. The acts of piety that Jesus desires are not self-seeking, but are in service to others. | | A #TrulyHuman Crisis: The Hidden Gnosticism Within Evangelical Christianity If we redefine Christian spirituality as embodied and this-worldly, based on the incarnation and cruciform existence of Jesus, we might root out Gnosticism and understand that to become more like Jesus is to become truly human. | |