Connecting With Our Neighbor – Who Is It?

Connecting With Our Neighbor – Who Is It?

Watch our service via YouTube Steve Lindsley (Luke 10: 25-37) The man asks Jesus, “Who is my neighbor?” Luke identifies this man only as a “lawyer.”  Which I suspect is less about his career and more about the man himself – that he is one who takes his...
Trading Yokes

Trading Yokes

Steve Lindsley (Matthew 11: 28-30) This morning, I want to share with you two stories about yokes. Not egg yokes – no, I’m talking about the wooden beam yokes, the kind used between a pair of animals that pull a load together. That’s the literal yoke, from which...
Preparing For The Wilderness

Preparing For The Wilderness

Rebecca Heilman (Exodus 13: 3-10) I grew up in Valdese, NC, which is about an hour from Charlotte. It’s a small town built by French Italians known as Waldensians. The Waldensians are a religious group of people who were reformers long before the reformation – they...
Love From The Center Of Who You Are

Love From The Center Of Who You Are

Steve Lindsley (Romans 12: 9-21) Endings can often make the best of beginnings.  Growing up at White Memorial Presbyterian in Raleigh, I heard my pastor give the same benediction every Sunday.  That pastor, Dr. Pickard, was at White Memorial for 29 years.  He was the...
What Are People Saying?

What Are People Saying?

Steve Lindsley (Matthew 16:13-20) The question Jesus asks his disciples in our passage today kind of comes out of nowhere, to be honest.  There’s nothing preceding it that would give us any heads-up that Jesus is thinking about what the people are saying.  It’s the...