Buildings last because they are built on solid foundations. The same thing is true for our life of faith. Join us in worship this summer as we consider a more intentional life of faith – guided by the writing of John Wesley.
- July 3 – A Methodist Loves God
- July 10 – A Methodist Rejoices in God
- July 31- A Methodist Gives Thanks
- August 7 – A Methodist Prays Constantly
- August 14 – A Methodist Loves Others
What is this sermon about?
This sermon is about giving thanks in all circumstances because God is with us.
Why is this sermon important?
It is important because it can be easy to think we only give thanks when circumstances are favorable or ones that we prefer.
What is the context of this sermon?
This sermon is essentially one of the chapters of Steve Harper’s book, “Five Marks of a Methodist.” I used the iBooks edition as the basis for this sermon, which can be found online at https://itun.es/us/_NnO3.l
What are the next action steps?
Wake up each day eager to live another day, doing so in the belief that God is good, present, active, and sufficient.
What is the good news (bottom line)?
The good news is that we give thanks to God, not because of our circumstances, but because God is with us in our circumstances.