Talk Faith Recap: August 12, 2016
The Talk Faith recap gathers the week's best from the Empty Church crew and gives you the resources to talk about your faith with your friends and family. If you missed anything or are looking for a great link to send to a friend to introduce them to Empty Church this is the one you want to send!
This Week's Another Empty Conversation: The Bones of Our Belief: More About Jesus
This week we return our focus to the second Bone of our Belief about Jesus. Who is Jesus? Why does He matter? Was He a real person? Was He really God or just a good dude with some magic tricks? What does Jesus being the Son of God even mean? Is Christ His last name?
Almost every week Jesus comes up in every topic. This week we review some of the fundamental truths about Jesus: who He was, what He accomplished, and His place in eternity. Central to every conversation are the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus because everything rests on the validity of the story. Jesus is truly at the center of it all so don't expect that we will stop talking about Him any time soon.
As Seen On Sunday: Maggots of our Greed
There is a saying that God gives us what we need and not always what we want. People always cheer until they later find out that it includes them. We want our cake and eat it too. We want God and sin.
Many of the Israelites wanted God to provide them with food, water, and the promised land but did not want to follow His instructions for it. “Thanks God for this food that all we have to do is pick up off the ground but we’ll take it from here.” Yet the food spoiled over night if they tried to keep it. they took the manna without question but then did not trust God for the next day’s food or maybe they were lazy and didn't want to wake up early, who knows. Read More -->