Category Archive: Sermon Thoughts - Page 46

False Gospels for Eureka – Religionism
Posted February 5th, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

I mentioned Sunday that I would blog on, what in my opinion, are the key false beliefs that tend to show up in a church in the culture of Eureka. Before you read these, I would encourage you to reread Titus 1:9-16. In this passage Paul gives strong instruction to Titus that the leaders in […]

Living the cross life
Posted January 11th, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

“If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself, take up his cross daily, and follow me.” – Jesus After talking to some people this week, I realized that I need to give a little more explanation of the central phrase in this statement from Luke 9:23. What exactly did Jesus have in mind […]

Getting involved – Making a kingdom difference in political issues
Posted January 3rd, 2008 by Mike Hubbard

Now that we are entering a political season, we are going to hear about the hot topics quite a bit. In the sermon this past Sunday, I mentioned that God’s people have a tendency to look for a political savior who will lead their nation back to a certain place of prominence and goodness, rather […]

Why preach a series like Mythbusters?
Posted November 29th, 2007 by Mike Hubbard

This Sunday we will begin a new series of messages at Genesis titled Mythbusters. My guess is that this series will be a bit controversial and stir the pot a little. On the Mythbusters TV show, the hosts Adam Savadge and Jamie Hyneman and the rest of their gang examine myths to determine if they […]

The Ragamuffin Gospel
Posted November 14th, 2007 by Mike Hubbard

For those who have been working through our series of messages on grace, I want to suggest to you the book The Ragamuffin Gospel by Brennan Manning. I’ve read this book as I have prepared for the series, and found it to be incredibly refreshing. Since I came from a very churched background, it is […]