Our Single Mission

Sermon Text: Mark 1:14-20 John 1:43-51

According to the scriptures, the church has one job, not several jobs. To imagine that it has more than one leads to confusion and waste. Once upon a time a woman who was dying of appendicitis arrived in an ambulance at a hospital. She was taken immediately to surgery. The doctor and nurses washed and scrubbed and entered the OR to operate. But one of them suggested that they first paint the operating room. “It’s needed a fresh coat for a long time,” said a nurse. “You’re right!” replied a surgeon. So they found some paint and brushes and painted and painted until the room was finished. It looked good!...See full sermon here