Unique among friends: Creative fasting ideas for Ash Wednesday

This week is an important week in the Christian year: We begin the journey of Lent on Ash Wednesday, March 9th.  Lent is a period of forty days that leads up to Holy Week. Specifically, Lent is a time to travel with Christ through the wilderness of conversion and transformation.  Remember the story in MatthewContinue reading “Unique among friends: Creative fasting ideas for Ash Wednesday”

Being a people of Baptist vision (part 3/4)

This is the third sermon in a five-part series at Trinity Baptist Church entitled, “A People of Vision.” Text: Romans 6.  Suggested hymns: In Christ, Our Liberty (# 626 in The Baptist Hymnal 1991); and In Christ Alone (#569 in Celebrating Grace: Hymnal for Baptist Worship 2010). “We know that our old self was crucifiedContinue reading “Being a people of Baptist vision (part 3/4)”