This message series takes a look at the idols that popularly function in the hearts of modern Americans. The big idea of the series is that we reflect what we revere...what we worship...to our ruin or our restoration. The series ran from January 30th - May 1st, 2011.
May 1, 2011
This final message of the series looks briefly recaps the main topics and discusses how we can assault our idols.
April 24, 2011
1 Corinthians 15:3-8
This Easter message examines the idol of cynicism and shows how the Resurrection of Jesus forever puts to rest the root of our cynicism: the suspicion that God is not good or loving towards us.
April 17, 2011
This message looks at the twin idols of Power and Control, seen through the story of Daniel and King Nebuchadnezzar.
April 10, 2011
2 Kings 5
This message looks at the crushing idol of success and exposes how shallow it really is.
April 3, 2011
2 Corinthians 8-9
This message is the second of a two-part look at "Becoming Greedy for God," which focuses on the antidote to the poison of greed: grace-filled generosity.
March 27, 2011
2 Corinthians 8-9
This message is the first of a two-part look at "Becoming Greedy for God," which focuses on the antidote to the poison of greed: grace-filled generosity.
March 20, 2011
Luke 18:18-30; 19:1-10
This story looks at two rich guys who encountered Jesus and showed two very different responses with their money and possessions.
March 13, 2011
This message continues to look at the idol of greed and how it shows itself in our anxious accumulation of wealth.
March 6, 2011
This message kicks off a multi-week look at the idol of greed and its great power over our lives.
February 27, 2011
This message looks at the story of Jacob, Leah, and Rachel to show that even love itself can become an idol.
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