Mid-Week Blog Post Category

Our TCT Assessment

For those of you who don’t remember, for a few months now Sojourners has been considering join...

The Fullness of the Spirit, Walking by the Spirit, and Spiritual Gifts

 As Pastor Dave has preached through 1 Corinthians, here are some topics we’ve addressed ...

Are You Honest With God?

The world we live in is cursed (Genesis 3) and full of sin and suffering (Romans 8:12-39). There&rsq...

In the Darkness, Hope in God

Sometimes the darkness falls into our lives in much the same way that the rains during the “ra...

Sojourners Divorce and Re-Marriage Guidelines

At Sojourners Church, we know that one of the most painful experiences of someone’s life often...

Sojourners Process for Discerning Baptism of Children

One of our church covenant reads that we believe in “believer’s baptism and communion.&r...

Praying Psalms of Praise

This God—his way is perfect; the word of the Lord proves true; he is a shield for all those wh...

Why I’m Glad to Give up My Saturday Mornings

If you’re anything like me, you cherish your weekend free time. Maybe Saturday is the only mor...

The Sanctity of All Life

This past Sunday was Sanctity of Life Sunday. Because of our sermon series, we did not observe it in...

Should Christians Make New Year's Resolutions?

In 2 Thessalonians 1 Paul is writing to a group of believers who have been greatly persecuted and as...

Trough to the Tree: Jesus Was Born to Die

This morning at our weekly men’s prayer gathering, Dustin Steinbrink invited us to be in wonde...

The Presence and Glory of God

This past fall, our Adult Sunday School has focused on “Pursuing the Presence of God.” N...

Voluntary or Not, Celibacy Is A Gift

(Cross-posted at Spiritual Friendship. https://spiritualfriendship.org/2016/08/24/voluntary-or-not-c...

Weeping and Thinking Are Not Opposed

Quick to Analyze Slow to Listen My natural inclination in life is to analyze everything. Sometimes,...

Problems and Progress in Prayer

“A man is what he is on his knees before God, and nothing more.”—Robert Murray M...

Three Encouragements to Share the Gospel

  When it comes to evangelism, we need all the help we can get. In and of ourselves, we are we...

Make Christ Your Single Aim

Paul teaches us in 1 Corinthians 2 that Christ is the greatest of all goals because he is the greatest of all gifts.

The Pivotal Doctrine of Union with Christ

The doctrine of union with Christ teaches what it means to be one with God through his Son. Paul proclaims that good news in this week's sermon text.

Q&A with Pastor Dave: 1 Corinthians 1

  Every once in a while, I would like to take the opportunity on this blog to ask Pastor Dave ...

The All-Encompassing Provision of God

  The faithfulness of God guarantees our fight for faith in God. That’s where Pastor Dav...

Wednesday Blog - Sermon Series in 1 Corinthians (1:1-3)

Mid-Week Blog by Bryan DeWire on the sermon from the previous Sunday