Community Covenant Church of Goleta - Listen en-us ©2019 Community Covenant Church of Goleta Razorplanet Feed Generator 0.1.2 Sun, 19 May 2019 10:00:00 -0700 Sun, 19 May 2019 10:00:00 -0700 Characteristics and Attributes of God Community Covenant Church of Goleta 600 600 On the Other Side The idea is that our call to express mercy extends beyond the boudaries of our church and into our daily lives, where love is to be shown to all who are suffering. Sun, 19 May 2019 10:00:00 -0700 Playing Favorites James 2: 1-13 Showing favoritism to certain groups, or certain persons, has no place in the Christian community. God is an impartial God who shows deference to no-one, so we must search our own hearts for vestiges of partiality to avoid being a church that leaves some people out. Sun, 12 May 2019 10:00:00 -0700 Our Whole Mission Luke 4: 16-30 As was true with Jesus, the church's call is to care for the whole person, especially the disadvantaged. Sun, 05 May 2019 10:00:00 -0700 Pallets for the Paralyzed Mark 1: 1-12 The idea is that just as Jesus saw the faith of the men bringing this paralyzed man to Jesus, then healed the man, we too must express our faith by bringing to Jesus people who are in need. Sun, 28 Apr 2019 10:00:00 -0700 Easter Message Easter Service Sun, 21 Apr 2019 10:00:00 -0700 All For One Ephesians 4: 1-6 The idea is that the church is unified in the Spirit, but we must each behave in ways that maintain this unity. Sun, 14 Apr 2019 10:00:00 -0700 The Longing to the Body Romans 12: 3-8 How to use your spiritual gifts to bless your church body Sun, 07 Apr 2019 10:00:00 -0700 Firmly Anchored Hebrews 3: 12-19 The idea is that we need each other to keep the faith. We are meant to support each other in keeping the faith, thus preventing one another from drifting away.     Sun, 31 Mar 2019 10:00:00 -0700 Looking for Cheerleaders Hebrews 10:24-35 We need each other to continue on in the Christian life, doing good works in Jesus' name. Sun, 24 Mar 2019 10:00:00 -0700 BLESS by Shining Matthew 5:13-16 As followers of Jesus, we’ve been given a necessary function in our society - to show people the light of Jesus. We must take our role seriously and make it a priority.  Sun, 17 Mar 2019 10:00:00 -0700 Bless by Sharing Paul's story presents a model for us in sharing our own stories. Sun, 10 Mar 2019 10:00:00 -0700 BLESS by Serving Mark 10: 35-52 The idea is that serving others is a key way we can make disciples, Jesus himself being chief example of doing just that. Sun, 03 Mar 2019 10:00:00 -0800 BLESS by Eating We must go out of our way to cultivate relationships with non-believers, and one of the ways to do that is by sharing a meal with them, just as Jesus exemplifies.   Sun, 24 Feb 2019 10:00:00 -0800 A Rare Form of Love John 3:1-17; Luke 19:1-10 The idea is based upon the L in BLESS: the power of listening to people that we want to influence for Jesus. Sun, 17 Feb 2019 10:00:00 -0800 Bless by Praying 1 Timothy 2: 1-7 God desires that we bless others by sharing the good news. It begins by our caring enough to pray for them to know Jesus. Sun, 10 Feb 2019 10:00:00 -0800 Overflowing Worship Colossians 3:12-17 Christ must be allowed to take central place in our worship, and this is meant to flow over into our lives so we take Christ to others. Sun, 03 Feb 2019 10:00:00 -0800 Our Authentic Language of Worship Genesis 11: 1-9 Different languages are a gift. They are not a curse or punishment. Speaking and/or hearing different languages is a gift we increasingly can't help but be aware of and something we must learn to celebrate in worship. Sun, 27 Jan 2019 10:00:00 -0800 Worship Rightly Calibrated 2 Chronicles 29 Rght worship is guided by Scripture and filled with Scripture.    Sun, 20 Jan 2019 10:00:00 -0800 What The Father is Seeking John 4: 1-26 Authentic worship is transformative because it connects our spirit with God’s Spirit.   Sun, 13 Jan 2019 10:00:00 -0800 A Resolution to Remain John 15:1-5 Talking about New Year's Resolutions and how we need to be focused on being connected to Jesus in 2019.  Sun, 06 Jan 2019 10:00:00 -0800 A Year for Turning Luke 3:1-14 Just as John the Baptist came before Jesus calling people to repentance, repentance is a Christian lifestyle each of us should cultivate. Sun, 30 Dec 2018 10:00:00 -0800 Christmas Eve 2018 Mon, 24 Dec 2018 18:00:00 -0800 The Anointed Isaiah 61 Jesus came announcing good news of freedom, release to the captives. He has also given us the same release and freedom, so he now brings us into his work of sharing the good news. Sun, 23 Dec 2018 10:00:00 -0800 Hating Waiting  Isaiah 40.1-11 Advent reminds us that faithful waiting is a good thing. The Lord is good to those who wait for him.   Sun, 16 Dec 2018 10:00:00 -0800 Where Joy Is Isaiah 35:1-10 Week 2 of Advent, the central theme is joy! Sun, 09 Dec 2018 10:00:00 -0800 Hope Shoots Up Isaiah 11:1-10 All hope is found in Jesus; this Christmas promise is fulfilled in relationship with him through his Spirit. Sun, 02 Dec 2018 10:00:00 -0800 The True Jesus for Others Colossians 4:2-6 Just as we’re supposed to be like Jesus at church and at home, we’re supposed to be like him in our relationships with those outside the faith. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 10:00:00 -0800 All Dressed Up at Home Colossians 3:17-4:1 Each of the Christlike characteristics we’re called to put on, are to be worn at home as well. Indeed, we are to do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ no matter where we are. Sun, 11 Nov 2018 10:00:00 -0800 How to Get Dressed    Colossians 3.12-17 The basic idea is that the key way we get rid of the old habits that don’t befit followers of Christ is by putting on the new ones listed in the text. We do it by yielding to the Spirit, focusing on Jesus, and simply choosing to put on these Christ-like characteristics. Sun, 04 Nov 2018 10:00:00 -0800 A New Wardrobe Colossians 3:1-11 Life in Christ is a journey toward being renewed into the image of our Creator, specifically Jesus himself. We engage in this journey by setting our minds  on things above, and our sights on Jesus. Sun, 28 Oct 2018 10:00:00 -0700 All You Need Is Jesus Colossians 2:16-3:4 Sun, 21 Oct 2018 10:00:00 -0700 Worth Every Effort Colossians 1:24-2.3 Sun, 07 Oct 2018 10:00:00 -0700 If The Shoe Fits Colossians 1:22-23 Sun, 30 Sep 2018 10:00:00 -0700 The Pastor In Perspective Installation of Eric Sorenson as Lead Pastor Sun, 23 Sep 2018 10:00:00 -0700 The Right Information Colossians 1:15-20 Sun, 16 Sep 2018 10:00:00 -0700 Real Knowledge Colossians 1: 9-14 Sun, 09 Sep 2018 10:00:00 -0700 Truth Comes to Life Colossians 1: 3-8 When we're abiding in the true Jesus, we bear fruit and we grow for the blessing of those around us.   Sun, 02 Sep 2018 10:00:00 -0700 Jesus, Paul, the Colossians, and Us Colossians 1: 1-2 Sun, 26 Aug 2018 10:00:00 -0700 God's Lavishness Luke 15:11-31 Sun, 19 Aug 2018 10:00:00 -0700 God's Faithfulness Amidst the Wilderness Exodus 16:1-15, 35 Sun, 12 Aug 2018 10:00:00 -0700 Holy Holy Holy Exodus 3: 1-6 Sun, 05 Aug 2018 10:00:00 -0700