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These are the weekend teachings from Timberline Old Town Church in Ft. Collins, CO. Darren Fred is the primary communicator, though there are a smattering of guests spread here and there. Also, check out the Speaking of Art segments. We love art, we love what artists have to say about art. For more info about who we are, visit timberlineoldtown.org.

Jul 24, 2016

Text:

 Luke 24:13-32

Benediction:

As you go forth from this place,
may the wind of the Spirit
startle your senses
and blow through your life;

May the fire of the Spirit scorch your complacency
and light your way.

And may the blessing
of the Holy One—
Creator, Redeemer, Sustainer—
rest with you now and forever more.
Amen.

Jul 17, 2016

Text:

 Luke 14:1-11

Takeaways:

  • When you receive a compliment, say thank you.
  • Make two lists: what I like about me & what I don't like about me. Ask someone you trust to look at it and give feedback.
  • Open our hearts to the spirit of Jesus everyday to tell us the truth about us. 

Benediction:

As you go forth from this place,
may the wind of the Spirit
startle your senses
and blow through your life;

May the fire of the Spirit scorch your complacency
and light your way.

And may the blessing
of the Holy One—
Creator, Redeemer, Sustainer—
rest with you now and forever more.
Amen.

Jul 10, 2016

Text:

 

Luke 11:37-54

Takeaways:

  • Contemplate this question: What is the flaw that I most quickly identify in other people?
  • And another: Where am I trying too hard?
  • And another: What are my litmus questions?
  • This week, give someone a kitty. Just kidding, but do surprise someone with generosity.

Benediction:

As you go forth from this place,
may the wind of the Spirit
startle your senses
and blow through your life;

May the fire of the Spirit scorch your complacency
and light your way.

And may the blessing
of the Holy One—
Creator, Redeemer, Sustainer—
rest with you now and forever more.
Amen.

Jun 26, 2016

Text:

Luke 10:38-42

Takeaways:

  • Three times this week, get in a good space and sit for 20 minutes.
  • Take a fast from social media for 48 hours.
  • Ask a busy person how they stay still inside.
  • Read or watch a Bill Murray interview.
  • Listen to The Liturgists Podcast interview with Richard Rohr. 

Benediction:

As you go forth from this place,
may the wind of the Spirit
startle your senses
and blow through your life;

May the fire of the Spirit scorch your complacency
and light your way.

And may the blessing
of the Holy One—
Creator, Redeemer, Sustainer—
rest with you now and forever more.
Amen.

Jun 19, 2016

Text:

Luke 9:1-17

 

Takeaways:

  • In the next month, attend a live music performance.
  • Sometime this week, eat fish with a friend and talk about dynamic compression or sports or music. Definitely Jesus
  • Be grateful for dynamic compression. But always remember there is more.

 

Benediction:

As you go forth from this place,
may the wind of the Spirit
startle your senses
and blow through your life;

May the fire of the Spirit scorch your complacency
and light your way.

And may the blessing
of the Holy One—
Creator, Redeemer, Sustainer—
rest with you now and forever more.
Amen.

Jun 12, 2016

Text:

Luke 7:36-50

 

Takeaways:

  • Have a stare down with someone this week and count.
  • Practice making eye contact with people.
  • Have a conversation with someone you've been avoiding.
  • For one whole day, drive the speed limit or under.

 

Benediction:

As you go forth from this place,
may the wind of the Spirit
startle your senses
and blow through your life;

May the fire of the Spirit scorch your complacency
and light your way.

And may the blessing
of the Holy One—
Creator, Redeemer, Sustainer—
rest with you now and forever more.
Amen.

Jun 5, 2016

Text:

Luke 5:27-32

Takeaways:

  • Who am I in this story? The one laying something down or the one picking something up? Both?
  • Can I remember a time or times in life when I was awakened, when everything changed?
  • Start a journal. Record the leaving behinds and the picking ups.
  • Break a bad habit. Start a good one.

Benediction:

As you go forth from this place,
may the wind of the Spirit
startle your senses
and blow through your life;

May the fire of the Spirit scorch your complacency
and light your way.

And may the blessing
of the Holy One—
Creator, Redeemer, Sustainer—
rest with you now and forever more.
Amen.

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