Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy

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Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy

What exactly is God doing in the world? Or, more specifically, what is God calling His people to do in the world? No doubt, there is a mandate that flows from Christ himself, that we are to love God supremely and love our neighbor as ourselves. How, though, is love to our neighbor articulated as it flows from our love of God? The prophet Micah wrote to Israel as one of God’s messengers to deal with the tough question of “how.” But Micah is not just a homework assignment telling us to “do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly with God” (Micah 6:8). Stephen Um says this: "The message for us is not simply a call to action to do good. God wants us to know the reason and the need for doing good—for his glory and for the flourishing of his creation—and to find the power to do it. Micah tells us that the sin of injustice is real, and that judgment is inevitable, but hope of restoration is coming.” As we think about being the church in the world, we will consider the prophet Micah, the power of the Gospel, and the place that God has called us to embody this good news.

August 11, 2019

Answering the Lord's Question

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 6:1–6:16

August 4, 2019

Breaking Our Habit of Self-Sufficiency

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 5:5–5:15

July 14, 2019

A Picture of the Restorer

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 5:1–5:5

July 7, 2019

The Path of Restoration

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 4:6–4:13

June 30, 2019

The Restoration of Hope

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 4:1–4:5

June 16, 2019

Understanding Power

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 3:1–3:12

June 9, 2019

Oppression

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 2:1–2:13

June 2, 2019

Shattering Subpar Substitutes

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 1:1–1:16

August 11, 2019

Answering the Lord's Question

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 6:1–6:16

August 4, 2019

Breaking Our Habit of Self-Sufficiency

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 5:5–5:15

July 28, 2019

True Confidence

Speaker: Justin Smith Series: Stand Alone Sermons Passage: Psalm 27:1–27:14

July 21, 2019

Who Am I?

Speaker: Colin Deay Series: Stand Alone Sermons Passage: 1 Corinthians 1:18–1:31

July 14, 2019

A Picture of the Restorer

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 5:1–5:5

July 7, 2019

The Path of Restoration

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 4:6–4:13

June 30, 2019

The Restoration of Hope

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 4:1–4:5

June 23, 2019

How Being Heavenly Minded Makes Us Earthly Good

Speaker: David Billingslea Series: Stand Alone Sermons Passage: Revelation 21:1–21:27

June 16, 2019

Understanding Power

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 3:1–3:12

June 9, 2019

Oppression

Speaker: David Ridenhour Series: Micah: A People of Justice and Mercy Passage: Micah 2:1–2:13