How to escape the crushing busyness of life, Part 2 – The Solution

So last week I introduced the sermon from Luke 10:38-42 by asking if you feel defeated by the busyness of life?  Do you feel that way?  Do you wish you could escape the busyness, find some freedom, some space some peace?  As we looked at the story of two sisters, Mary and Martha, Jesus taughtContinue reading “How to escape the crushing busyness of life, Part 2 – The Solution”

How to escape the crushing busyness of life, Part 1 – The Problem

How many of you have heard yourself say lately “I am too busy!”? How many of you have thought “I’ll never get this all done.”? How many of you have felt like there aren’t enough hours in the day? Remember how the Good Samaritan made time for the injured man. But the Levite and PriestContinue reading “How to escape the crushing busyness of life, Part 1 – The Problem”

Breaking the 80/20 Rule (or Is Radical Christianity really necessary?)

At Faith Church I’m convinced we have broken the 80-20 rule. You know the adage that “20% of the people do 80% of the work”?  It is a complaint that usually a small group of people take on the lion’s share of the responsibility in an organization, while the majority of people slack off.  OftenContinue reading “Breaking the 80/20 Rule (or Is Radical Christianity really necessary?)”