Daily Word: Is there such a thing as healthy shame?
Psalm 12 speaks of using manipulation and lying to our neighbors…
What is toxic shame and is there healthy shame?

Insights from Dr. Jim Wilder

Because God wires us differently, our personalities, as it were, we might react differently to the world. Here is a self-observation…

Daily Word: Psalm 13…On not confusing personality traits with spiritual growth

 

Part One: What are you aiming at?

An in-depth look at the Bible and brain research, informed by the work of Jordan Peterson, in a three part series, “Maps of Meaning: Finding Your Way Forward In Your Life…”

What does “You 2.0” look like after the Pandemic and Civil Unrest of the last months? God is always moving ahead of us, and the Holy Spirit guides us to see what God is doing and join Him there.

Video of whole service:

Video of sermon only

 

Audio of sermon only

David Housholder, pastor of our sister church The Well@ Surf City, and I, are again collaborating on a new sermon series, Maps of Meaning: Finding Your Way Forward in Your Life.

Check out the motivational video which will get your heart and mind in the right place to start considering these questions. What does “You 2.0” look like after the Pandemic and Civil Unrest of the last months? God is always moving ahead of us, and the Holy Spirit guides us to see what God is doing and join Him there.

Do you want to experience more of God’s love?

Do you want to be a more loving person?

Do you want to know how you can make progress being more caring to those people who bug you the most?

We explore how the central biblical themes of love and joy are also wired into our brains.

What does this mean for us as we are living our eternal life now?

 

Joy…

“Sticky” Love…

Identity…

Character-building…

Come and explore!

Dana Hanson is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Be Your Best True Self: Wired for Transformation

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/7536741239

Meeting ID: 753 674 1239

Phone only: Dial this number and follow instructions.
+1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose)

Session One Notes

Session Two Notes

Session Three Notes

 

Hey, brothers and sisters in Christ, why don’t we see more transformation in our lives and the lives of Christians around us?

Bible study, spiritual growth classes, lots of prayer, being in a small group, “going to church”… Why doesn’t my life or the lives of so many around me look more like what Jesus would look like if he were me in any given situation?

What’s missing?

We will spend four Mondays@ 6 PM PST exploring this together. Video, teaching, discussion, and exercises…We will join in a zoom meeting and make progress in transformation.

Joy…

“Sticky” Love…

Identity…

Character-building…

Explore with me.

Zoom invitation for the sessions Monday@ 6 pm for the next four weeks

Dana Hanson is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Be Your Best True Self: Wired for Transformation

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/7536741239

Meeting ID: 753 674 1239

Phone only: Dial this number and follow instructions.
+1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose)

Notes for session one

Notes for session two

Watch this to find out more…


A formula for disaster…

If you want to make sure our younger generations have more anxiety and much less socioeconomic success just keep doing things exactly as we are, especially in our eduction system. Throw in attacking boys and young men, while you are at it.

Or, you could do this…