GOSPEL Dashboard: Apprentice (Romans 12:1-8)

MOTIVATE A British musical conductor Benjamin Zander wrote a book titled, The Art Of Possibility. While he has been the conductor of the Boston Philharmonic since 1979, he is also known as a popular speaker on leadership, and shares messages during his concerts.[1] The book he co-wrote blended themes from the world of music with…

Growing Up (Ephesians 4)

AUDIO  MOTIVATE There once was an old fisherman who was an expert at catching fish. Many of the young fisherman could catch a few fish here and there, but no one could catch as many as the old fisherman. What was his secret? The casting methods of the old fisherman were similar to the younger…

We Are Thermostats (Romans 12:1-8)

PLAY AUDIO:  MOTIVATE We can either be a thermometer or a thermostat. Both objects relate to temperature but their function is entirely different. A thermometer simply tells the current room temperature; it’s like a mirror image of present reality. However, a thermostat transforms the room temperature. Whatever temperature the thermostat is set, the room temperature…

God’s Body is Blessed (Romans 12)

AUDIO:  MOTIVATE During the Spanish Civil War, a communist general coined the term “fifth column” to refer to people working within a society to subvert it on behalf of their cause.[1] This general said he had four columns of troops marching on Madrid, and a fifth column already in the city doing whatever it took…