Sermons from October 2016

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Companionship on the Journey: The Covenant Group Experience


A Covenant Group has been described as being like “a gym for the soul”; a place to exercise deep listening and mutual respect – a safe space for exploring and giving voice to one’s spiritual beliefs and experiences. One of Live Oak’s Covenant Groups will be sharing their personal experiences of growing spiritually within the […]

….and we let go…


What would happen in our lives if we held on to everything: things material, experiences from the past, anxiety over the future? Our series on Spiritual Practices continues with an exploration of the practice of letting go.

An Invitation to Seeing


One of the greatest gifts we can give another is to see them as they truly are. But to do so requires we also see ourselves as we truly are. This is simple but challenging work. Join our ministerial student intern, Lora Barnett as she explores how the Celtic Christian tradition teaches us to see […]

It’s You!


Who are we; do we even know? What does it mean to be authentic – to “live out loud?” And what in the world does it have to do with Carmen Miranda and Dungeons & Dragons?! Rev. Anne Felton Hines has recently retired — for the second time! — after over 30 years of parish […]