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Trinity Lutheran Church

Week 5 - What do you think of yourself, part deux?

Music: Liz Vice - Empty Me Out 

Blindside - My Alibi

Scripture: Matthew 11:16-19

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2013/01/the-duality-of-lance-armstrong-simul-jerk-et-humanitarian/


Week 9 (April 22) - How do you face addiction? (continued)

Music: Bloc Party - Only He Can Heal Me The Oh Hellos - Bitter Water​ 

Scripture: Romans 7:7-25

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2018/01/what-russell-brand-used-to-think-of-as-happiness/


Week 1 - Who are you?

Music: Liz Vice - Empty Me Out 

           Juliette - See the Cross

ScripturePhilippians 3:4-8

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2016/02/ronda-rousey-identity-and-depression/


What to expect when you come

  • Music - to focus our hearts and thoughts
  • A Big Question - and openness to your questions
  • Presentation 
    • Culture and current events
    • Scripture 
    • Theology 
  • Prayer

Pre-Marital Sex and Finding the One -  October 10 @ 6PM

Music: Taylor Dane - Don't Rush Me

Blake Shelton - I'll Name the Dogs

Micah Bournes - What the Back of His T-shirt Should Have Said

Further reading: Sexy: The Quest for Erotic Virtue, by Jeff Mallinson

Slides: Google Drive

Have a question or need? Pastor Ryan will contact you directly.

Week 3 - What is your purpose, part deux?

Music: mewithoutyou - Torches Together 

           The Oh Hellos - This Will End

ScriptureEphesians 2:1-10

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2017/10/what-happened-after-mr-rogers-visited-koko-the-gorilla-2/


Week 6 (Feb 25) - How do you die with dignity?

Music: Paul Simon - Slip Slidin' Away

Scripture: Job 3:11-26

Further readinghttp://mbird.com/2014/11/existential-modesty-and-the-outlawing-of-morbidity/


Spirituality and Sexuality -  September 12 @ 6PM

Music: Toni Braxton - Unbreak My Heart

Derek Webb (covering Prince) - I Would Die 4 U

Further reading: Sexy: The Quest for Erotic Virtue, by Jeff Mallinson

Slides: Google Drive

Week 7 (March 11) - How do you comfort the sufferer?

Music: Prince - The Cross Sara Groves - Abide With Me

Scripture: Job 2:7-13

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2018/03/everything-happens-for-a-reason-and-other-lies-ive-loved/


Week 2 - What is your purpose?

Music: Sam Cooke - The Last Mile of the Way 

           Liz Vice - Everything is Yours

ScriptureGenesis 12:1-3

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2018/01/jesus-just-makes-more-sense-when-we-lose/


Sexuality Series Happening Now

RESOURCES FROM OUR FIRST SESSION IN JANUARY

Core of Sexuality - August 8 @ 6PM

Music: Huey Lewis and The News - Power of the Love 

           Smokey Robinson and the Miracles - You Really Got a Hold on Me

Further reading: Sexy: The Quest for Erotic Virtue in Perplexing Times, by Jeff Mallinson

Slides: Google Drive

Commodified Bodies and Intimacy -  November 14 @ 6PM

Music: Bruce Springsteen - Human Touch

Huey Lewis and News - I Want a New Drug

Further reading: Sexy: The Quest for Erotic Virtue, by Jeff Mallinson

Slides: Coming Soon

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Wahiawa, Hawaii

Explore your identity, your purpose, and the meaning of your life through the Bible and its central story of Jesus.

Week 8 (April 8) - How do you face addiction?

Music: Bloc Party - Only He Can Heal Me

The Oh Hellos - Bitter Water​ 

Scripture: Romans 7:7-25

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2015/03/the-hope-for-some-kind-of-sinners-anonymous/