Called Out

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Series: Revolution Title: Called Out Author: Hal Hester Scripture Reference: Matthew 28.1-29 Description: The word for church in the original language literally means we are the “called out.” In our society to be called out is associated with be publicly shamed, but in the biblical sense, it means that we have been identified as the […]

Making Room for Everyone

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Series: Revolution Title: Making Room For Everyone Author: Hal Hester Scripture: Matthew 21.1-17 Description: The Pharisees and the Sadducees had filled the Court of the Gentiles with sacrificial animals so that those who had traveled a long way could worship unhindered on Passover, but when Jesus made his triumphant entry into Jerusalem he didn’t see […]

All or Nothing

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Series: Revolution Title: ALL OR NOTHING Author: Hal Hester Scripture Read: Matthew 6.1-34 Description: Revolutions are an all or nothing proposition. Those who sign on for Revolution know that the price is high and that once you sign on there is no going back. The promise of revolution is a better life, meaningful change, and […]

Unless Your Righteousness Exceeds Churchianity

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Series: Revolution Title: Unless Your Righteousness Exceeds Churchianity Author: Hal Hester Scripture Read: Matthew 5.13-43 Dscription:The Pharisees and the Scribes sometimes get a really bad rap. They were good religious people. So why does Jesus point out their failings so often? Because these are same things that tempt Christians today to be religious and avoid the […]

The Articles of Revolution

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Series: Revolution Title: The Articles of Revolution Author: Hal Hester Scripture Read: Matthew 6.2-12 The term revolution gets used so frequently in marketing that it makes us yawn. When it is used politically it makes us worry. But when revolution is used biblically it is powerful. Revolution speaks of real change, the kind that cannot […]