Monthly Archives: September 2013

Ambassadors in the Kingdom of God

September 9, 2013, The Rev. Doyt Conn preaching

The word in Greek here is miseo, which means: “to love less.” Why it is translated as “hate” I have no idea. The statement can be better understood to read, “you can’t be my disciple if you don’t love your parents and children and spouse and sibling and even yourself less than you love God.” Read more

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Friendship and Mutuality

September 1, 2013, The Rev. Doyt Conn preaching

God is always near, this near, in fact, but people who ignore God or pretend God isn’t real, or even believe God isn’t real, can’t know friendship with God. It requires mutuality, and if there is no mutuality, it is as if God isn’t there. Read more

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