Category Archive: Living the Gospel - Page 16

Pray for our new President
Posted November 4th, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

As I write this, around 10:00 PM, it looks pretty much like Barack Obama is going to be the next President of the United States.  While the tally is not complete, most of the networks are pretty much conceding the point.  Personally, as I age, I just don’t seem to get as worked up as […]

Article on Christians and Doubts
Posted October 19th, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

The front page of this past Sunday’s St. Louis Post Dispatch had a good article titled “Church Takes on Atheism by Embracing Doubters” (click here to link to that article).  The article is about the Journey Church here in St. Louis, one of our fellow Acts 29 churches, and their efforts to engage skeptics with […]

Questions and Doubts #2
Posted October 17th, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

When reading the Bible, especially in the Old Testament, how can God be seen as a loving God, when he strikes down so many people?  He seems more like an angry hateful God to me. This is one of those deep thinking, philosophical questions.  I’ll try to give a few simple responses, but at the […]

Questions and doubts – #1
Posted October 7th, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

On Sunday we began the sermon with some questions from the congregations about the struggled of life and doubts that we have.  We asked people attending church to submit questions on an index card, thinking we would get two or three questions.  We actually got a bunch.  You can hear answers to a couple of […]

Gospel attitudes about wealth – Contentment
Posted September 18th, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

Now there is great gain in godliness with contentment, for we brought nothing into the world, and we cannot take anything out of the world.  but if we have food or clothing, with these we will be content.  1 Timothy 6:6-8 My wife Heidi and I were reading this passage together the other day, and […]