Tag Archives: generosity

June 28, 2020: “The Abundant Grace of God”

Preparing for Worship How do we experience the grace of God? Do we readily recognize God’s gracious presence in our day-to-day lives? Or do we have to kind of “squint” to see God’s generous goodness toward us? Join us as … Continue reading

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Forgive One Another

A sermon by Michael Pahl on November 10, 2019, called “Forgive One Another.” This is the fourth in a five-part series called “One Another.” Here is a written excerpt from the conclusion: As we live out this generosity of spirit … Continue reading

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On Giving to Your Local Church

This is cross-posted from Pastor Michael’s blog. The Christmas season is often called “the season of giving.” Those of us who follow this tradition, whether Christian or not, give and receive gifts this time of year. For some Christians, this … Continue reading

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The Practice of Generous Simplicity

A sermon by Pastor Michael Pahl on April 15, 2018, called “The Practice of Generous Simplicity.” The sermon is a reflection on Jesus’ teaching about generous and simple living in the Sermon on the Mount. Here is a written excerpt … Continue reading

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Love, not Greed

Here’s the full audio of Pastor Michael’s sermon from February 11, 2018, on Jesus’ teaching in Matthew 6:19-24. This is part of our second series this year on the Sermon on the Mount, this one focused on “Love as the … Continue reading

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We are Called to Generosity

“They would sell their possessions and goods and distribute the proceeds to all, as any had need…There was not a needy person among them” (Acts 2:45; 4:34). Pastor’s Notes: In the book of Acts the first followers of Jesus called … Continue reading

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