Sermon text: Leviticus 25:18-22 and Philippians 3:7-12
As I shared with those of you at the Ash Wednesday Service, SOME OF US are about ready to embark on a new journey … one that we’ve never really encountered before … a journey toward understanding Sabbath. OTHERS OF US are going to approach Lent as we’ve always done before … maybe giving up something … being moved at times by the worship services … or the music … but never really experiencing any lasting change.
And so THIS is the CHALLENGE before us during the season of Lent: To take seriously our commitment to God … to truly KNOW Christ … and see where our theme and study, Sabbath Connections, might take us.
Who knows, we might be different people when this is over. … Read full sermon here (PDF)