Sermons from March 2014

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New Life in Solitude

Being thirsty . . . we all thirst for a reason.
Physically, we need water to stay alive.
Without thirst, we probably wouldn’t drink enough water . . .
without being thirsty . . .
we might even forget to drink water at all . . .
and the consequences of that are not very good.
We’d probably just dry up.
So thirst is actually a very good thing . . .
it makes us seek out what we need …

Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness

Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. He
fasted forty days and forty nights, and afterwards he was famished.
We live on a desert planet….
Once we stood by the clear waters,
knowing who we were,
and where we were going….
…now we find ourselves wandering in the desert….
…walking through uncharted territory.
…it is severe and bleak.
…and I wonder . . .
Is it still filled with the …