lenten sermon series: the power of sacrifice

Jesus shows us how subversive radical self-sacrifice can be.

*Click on the date to view the bulletins.*


February 21, 2021

 “Expand Your Mind”

Mark 1:9-15

The heart of Jesus’ gospel is to continue expanding our perspective and

changing our direction.


February 28, 2021

 “What Matters Most"

Mark 8: 31-38

Jesus calls us to focus on giving up our lives in order to gain a more

abundant life.


March 7, 2021

“The Destruction That Brings Life"

John 2:13-22

Jesus assaults the systems of privilege and power that perpetuate

marginalization and oppression


March 14, 2021

"The Spotlight of Grace” 

John 3:14-21

We explore the call to own our participation in injustice and to shine a

light on the powers that perpetuate it.


March 21, 2021

“Sacrificial Bravery” 

John 12:20-33

Jesus’ bravery in the face of impending death should inspire and

challenge us.


March 28, 2021

PALM SUNDAY

“Joy Before Sorrow” 

Mark 11:1-11

We explore our addiction to power instead of sacrificial service.