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     Does the uncertainty and chaos of life keep you up at night? Is irrational worry your constant companion? Could you use some calm in your life? If the answer is yes, you are not alone. Stress-related ailments cost the nation $300 billion every year in medical bills and lost productivity. Chances are, you or someone you know seriously struggles with anxiety. Our new sermon series will address those issues as we walk through Anxious For Nothing. Based on the book by New York Times bestselling author, Max Lucado, this series will provide a roadmap for finding peace in the midst of chaos. The weeks of the series look like this: 

Sunday, October 8- Celebrate God's Goodness(Psalm 31:1-3, 19) 
Rejoice in God...always.  
(Jeremiah 33:3, Romans 12:9-10) 

Sunday, October 15- Ask God For Help(Psalm 119:33-37  
Let your requests be made known to God.  
(Isaiah 58:8-9, John 14:12-14)  

Sunday, October 22- Leave Your Concerns with Him(Psalm 28:1-2, 7-8)  
Letting go makes us strong. 
(Proverbs 3:1-3, John 14:24-27) 

Sunday, October 29- Meditate on Good Things(Psalm 23)  
Focus on what is worthy of praise. 
(1Samuel 16:6-7, 1Philippians 4:12-13) 

 
     Stop letting chaos and anxiety rule the day. Join me on a journey to true freedom and experience more joy, clarity, physical renewal, and contentment by the power of the Holy Spirit. Anxiety comes with life. But it doesn't have to dominate your life. 


     November is the month that our thoughts turn to Thanksgiving. And hopefully, we also turn to being thankful. But call it thankful, call it grateful, call it what you will- it can be a challenge in today's world to truly find things to be thankful FOR! Our next sermon series- Thankful- will walk through 4 things we should absolutely be grateful for. The weeks of the series look like this: 
Sunday, November 5, 2017- Grateful For Family(Ruth 1:8-18) 
Nothing is as important as family- it is everything. 
(Psalm 127:3-5, Ephesians 6:1-4) 

Sunday, November 12, 2017- Grateful For Needs Met(John 5:1-8a) 
All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination. 
(Psalm 40:16-17, Philippians 4:19-20) 

Sunday, November 19, 2017- Grateful For Church(Matthew 12:46-50) 
Family are the friends God chose for us, while a Church Family are the friends God helped us find.  
(Ecclesiastes 4:9-12, 1Timothy 3:14-15) 

Sunday, November 26, 2017- Grateful For God(Luke 17:11-19) 
Believe that God has blessed you with life and with wonderful people in your life and remain thankful for that blessing. 
(Daniel 2:20-23, James 1:16-18) 


Come each week to focus on the gratitude that we should find every day...all year long! 

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