How Jesus Feels About Lost People – Oct 24

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lost childHave you ever been lost? Really lost? So much so that you had no idea where you were or how to get back to familiar surroundings? It’s an awful feeling.

Some of us can remember a time when we were young and we got lost in a crowd. We didn’t know where our parents were. We didn’t know any of the strangers around us. We didn’t know how to find our way home.

Jesus talked about lost people, people who sensed that they were lost spiritually but didn’t know how to find their way home to their heavenly Father.

Join us this Sabbath at Richardson (9am & 11:30am) as we look at how Jesus feels about lost people and what He does about it from Luke 15:1-7. This message will help us prepare for our America in Bible Prophecy meetings that begin Friday, October 30 at 6:30pm. Feel free to invite friends.

Four Foundations for a Happy Home

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house-on-sand2Jesus said that the wise man built his house on the rock but the foolish man built his house on the sand (Matthew 7:24-27). Where and how we build our homes will determine if they last. How can we make sure we build on a good foundation? How can we put Jesus first in our time, our money, our priorities and our parenting?

This Sabbath Pastor Dan & his wife Lois will answer these questions as they again team preach in our series on homes and families. Join us this Sabbath at Richardson Seventh-day Adventist Church (9am & 11:30am) and feel free to invite friends. This is part of our series “With Jesus in the Family, Happy, Happy Home.”

Relationships SWOT Analysis – Sep 26

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swotIn the business world if you want to improve your company you do a SWOT analysis. SWOT stands for Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities & Threats. On a sheet of paper you draw two perpendicular lines making four equal sections. In one section you and your team list strengths of the company, in another section you list weaknesses, etc. This gives a quick overview of how and where to improve.

What if we each did a SWOT analysis in our homes and relationships? Would it give us an idea of what strengths to affirm, what weaknesses to change, what opportunities to seize and what threats to guard against?

That’s what we’ll do this Sabbath as Pastor Dan & his wife Lois lead us on a study of Ephesians 5:15-21, a Biblical template of a Relationships SWOT analysis. And this inspired Bible passage tells us how to get the power to make the changes we need after the analysis! Join us this Sabbath at Richardson Seventh-day Adventist Church (9am & 11:30am) and feel free to invite friends. This is part of our series “With Jesus in the Family, Happy, Happy Home.”

Health Evangelism in Our Time

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Baner_healthThere is a health crisis in America today. Two hundred million Americans are overweight and 100 million are obese. More than 75 million Americans have high blood pressure. Five million people are diabetic and the number has doubled in the past 20 years. Forty percent of the population suffers from the Metabolic Syndrome, a complication of obesity and a precursor of type II diabetes. Having the Metabolic Syndrome also triples the risk of developing Alzheimer’s dementia. Heart disease remains the No. 1 cause of death for men and women, followed by stroke and obesity-related cancers. Despite excessive caloric consumption, over three-quarters of the population have a deficient intake of one or more essential nutrients. Greater levels of obesity are actually associated with lower nutritional status. “Why are so many Americans sick and out-of-shape?” In other words, why do so many need medical care in the first place? Why do chronic medical problems like diabetes, hypertension, and high cholesterol abound? Why is there an obesity epidemic?Read More

With Jesus in the Family, Happy, Happy Home Series (Sep-Oct 2015)

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The children and their parents sing it in Beginners Sabbath School. “With Jesus in the Family, Happy, Happy Home…” The next verse says “WitOXYGEN Volume 8h Daddy in the Family, Happy, Happy Home…” Then “With Mommy in the Family, Happy, Happy Home…”

It’s a wonderful song.
But with so many stresses on the families of today how can we really learn to have a happy, happy home? What if our family of origin was dysfunctional? Are we doomed to failure in our new home? And what if we are not married? Is it still possible to have a happy home?

Would you like help in having the happiest family possible? The Bible is full of stories and inspired wisdom that will help you build useful skills & navigate even the most difficult situations (deception, immorality, anger, widowhood, adoption, loneliness, etc.). Read More

Two Covenants – August 22

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veil_sanctuaryThere is great confusion in the Christian world over God’s law and God’s covenants. What is the Old Covenant? What is the New Covenant? When did each begin and how was each ratified? Since we live under the New Covenant do we need the Ten Commandments anymore? And why does any of this matter?

During the month of August we will let the Bible give us clear answers to these questions as we study The Law and the Covenants. This series will be very helpful for every believer who wants to live a life of loving obedience to their Creator.

Join us this Sabbath at Richardson Seventh-day Adventist Church (9am & 11:30am) and feel free to invite friends.