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Mary: Believing the Impossible

Let’s talk about Madonna. It seems like everywhere you go these days you see her face and hear people singing […]

Text: Luke 1:26-38
Sermon Series: Christmas Personalities
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The Barnabas Factor

If someone were to give you a name indicative of your personality, what would it be? What nickname or adjective […]

Text: Romans 12:8
Sermon Series: Spiritual Gifts
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How to Spot Counterfeit Christianity

I’d like to begin by quoting from an article published in 1988 in Celebrity magazine. The article is entitled, “The […]

Text: I Corinthians 12:10
Sermon Series: Spiritual Gifts
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What Moves Your Mountain?

I’m sure you’ve heard this definition of a football game: It’s an event where 50,000 people who desperately need exercise […]

Text: Romans 12:8: I Corinthians 12:9
Sermon Series: Spiritual Gifts
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Martha’s Vineyard

I first met Bill Petch twelve years ago this summer. I was fresh out of seminary and starting my first […]

Text: I Corinthians 12:28; Romans 12:7
Sermon Series: Spiritual Gifts
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My Favorite Teacher

It’s not hard for me to remember my favorite teacher. I first met her on a bright September morning in […]

Text: Romans 12:7; I Corinthians 12:28; Ephesians 4:11
Sermon Series: Spiritual Gifts
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Unwrapping Your Spiritual Gifts

The name Peter Drucker will be familiar to you if you are a student of business or economics. To put […]

Text: Various
Sermon Series: Spiritual Gifts
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The Comeback Kid

As the morning light broke across the horizon, men began to stir all over the prison compound. In a corner […]

Text: Judges 16:23-31
Sermon Series: Samson, A Man for Our Times (Judges 13-16)
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Make No Small Plans

Before we moved to Oak Park last August, someone gave us a copy of the Chicago Magazine’s Guide to Chicago. […]

Text: Various
Sermon Series: State of the Church Sermons
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Out of Control

It’s been a tough week for Donald Trump. He’s the billionaire developer and deal-maker from New York City who is […]

Text: Judges 14
Sermon Series: Samson, A Man for Our Times (Judges 13-16)

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