Category Archive: Living the Gospel - Page 17

Gospel attitudes about wealth – Stewardship
Posted September 8th, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

During the message last Sunday, I shared four gospel-centered attitudes about wealth and money that need to be nurtured if we, as followers of Jesus, are going to live the gospel with this area of life.  Those areas were stewardship, simplicity, generosity, and contentment.  When Christ graces a person, the outcome is life change, transformation, […]

$1 for the Kingdom
Posted August 31st, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

At church this morning we gave each person in attendance a $1 coin.  We may be the first church in history to pass the offering basket and ask people to take money.  The challenge was to see the $1 as God’s money, Kingdom money, and find a way to make a difference with it.  While […]

Finishing well
Posted July 28th, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

For I am already being poured out as a drink offering, and the time of my departure has come.  I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.  Henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, will award to […]

Pascal, happiness, and the fire
Posted July 1st, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

I hate when I do this!  On Sunday, I intended to end the sermon with another quote from French mathematician and philosopher Blaise Pascal.  Pascal was a genius who made significant contributions to scientific and mathematic research.   In fact, some universities provide classes that just deal with Pascal’s mathematics.  His is most known for Pascal’s […]

Colorado Rockies shirt and the Gospel
Posted June 25th, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

I am in Vail, CO this week with my wife hanging out at the Acts 29 retreat.  It is a great week, and we are having a wonderful time.  On the way in, we stopped in Denver, and I picked up a Colorado Rockies jersey t-shirt.  As a sports guy, I like this sort of […]