Posts Tagged "religion"


Week 3 of “Should Christians Be Good Citizens?”   [sermon notes below] NOTW : “Not Of This World” You can also listen to the audio podcast here: https://vermonthillsumc.org/podcast/christians-are-not-citizens-of-this-world-week-3/ I want to suggest that the overlap in the Venn-diagram between you and the world might be closer to a circle than you would be comfortable admitting. And it is not your fault. This thing we call...

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Design (Sermon)


Posted By on Feb 18, 2020

Everything has design. We notice when it is poorly designed. Spirituality also needs design. You can also listen to the audio podcast here: https://vermonthillsumc.org/podcast/design-words-make-worlds/

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Design (Words Make Worlds)


Posted By on Feb 18, 2020

Vermont Hills United Methodist Church Design (Words Make Worlds) Play Episode Pause Episode Mute/Unmute Episode Rewind 10 Seconds 1x Fast Forward 30 seconds 00:00 / 00:10:33 Subscribe Share iTunes RSS Feed Share Link Embed Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 00:10:33Subscribe: iTunesEverything has design. We notice when it is poorly designed. Spirituality also needs design. Part of the  “Words Make Worlds” series The words...

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Atheism BrainStorm


Posted By on Dec 6, 2019

Vermont Hills United Methodist Church Atheism BrainStorm Play Episode Pause Episode Mute/Unmute Episode Rewind 10 Seconds 1x Fast Forward 30 seconds 00:00 / 00:40:23 Subscribe Share iTunes RSS Feed Share Link Embed Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 00:40:23Subscribe: iTunesOur final session 2019 BrainStorm is about atheism. This was also the final chapter of “God Is Not One” This episode will surprise and...

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Romans 8:28 often gets translated “All things work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to God’s purpose.” This idea has migrated into our culture, absent the God element, as “everything happens for a reason”. Both the Bible version and its secular offspring have had disastrous ramifications. It is a dangerous idea that harms people daily. Not only is it a bad reading of...

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