Monthly Archives: September 2017

The Way of Passing it On

Given on the 10th Anniversary of Andrews UMC’s Family Life Center. Genesis 3:1-3 and Matthew 28:16-20 Today we have a lot to celebrate. Over ten years ago, many of you took a leap of faith.  You wrestled in prayer, listened hard to God… and decided that God was calling you to build a Family Life […]

The Way of the Underdog

Luke 4:16-21 We are on the Way. When we say we’re on the Way (with a capital “W”), we mean that we are followers of Christ – and as such we are following his example.  Every day, more and more, we do as Jesus did, talk as Jesus talked, treated people as Jesus treated them. […]

The Way of Sacrifice

Mark 10:35-45 We are on the Way. That’s how the early church put it:  instead of saying, “I’m a Methodist,” or even, “I’m a Christian,” the first followers of Christ would often describe themselves as followers of the Way.  There’s an important difference here; where “Christian” can be meant to imply a set of beliefs, […]