Faith and Film VII – Green Book

Faith and Film VII – Green Book

Luke 24:28-35 28 As they came near the village to which they were going, he walked ahead as if he were going on. 29 But they urged him strongly, saying, “Stay with us, because it is almost evening and the day is now nearly over.” So he went in to stay with them. 30...
Miracles – Water Into Wine

Miracles – Water Into Wine

John 2:1-11 1 On the third day there was a wedding in Cana of Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there. 2 Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding. 3 When the wine gave out, the mother of Jesus said to him, “They have no wine.” 4 And Jesus said...
Faith and Film VI – Ferdinand

Faith and Film VI – Ferdinand

Philippians 2:4-11 4 Let each of you look not to your own interests, but to the interests of others. 5 Let the same mind be in you that was in Christ Jesus, 6 who, though he was in the form of God, did not regard equality with God as something to be exploited, 7 but...
Faith and Film V – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Faith and Film V – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Proverbs 12:10 The righteous know the needs of their animals, but the mercy of the wicked is cruel. Luke 11:33-36 33 “No one after lighting a lamp puts it in a cellar, but on the lampstand so that those who enter may see the light. 34 Your eye is the lamp of your...
First Church – Walking and Leaping and Praising God

First Church – Walking and Leaping and Praising God

Acts 3:1-10 1One day Peter and John were going up to the temple at the hour of prayer, at three o’clock in the afternoon. 2And a man lame from birth was being carried in. People would lay him daily at the gate of the temple called the Beautiful Gate so that he could...
Truth in the Book of Job

Truth in the Book of Job

Job 34:1-15 1“Hear my words, you wise men, and give ear to me, you who know; 3 for the ear tests words as the palate tastes food. 4 Let us choose what is right; let us determine among ourselves what is good. 5 For Job has said, ‘I am innocent, and God has taken away...
Faith and Film IV: Brooklyn

Faith and Film IV: Brooklyn

This is the fourth year that we’ve done this sermon series on faith and film, and right about this time each year (about halfway into it) someone will invariably come up to me and tell me what films I *should* have picked, or what films we should do next year,...