Sermons in: Identity Crisis
In order to live a fruitful life, Jacob needed to switch mindsets. He had to learn how to operate out of obedience and compassion rather than out of struggle and survival. How do we learn to live a new way when the old way just doesn’t work...
Have you ever worked for something really hard only to have someone else take it away from you? How we react to difficult people is key to discovering our own identity. Boundaries are what define us. Learning how to set boundaries and work...
We tend to want a quick fix. Some may think that a clear word from God would change us into the best person we can be. But it takes so much more than one encounter. Jacob’s dream, which felt like a radical change, was an important milestone for...
Jacob has a lot of growing to do. He is insecure. He competes with his brother Esau for his parents love. He will lie to get what he wants. From the very beginning Jacob has an identity crisis. Jacob’s struggle can teach us a great deal about a...