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About dangeroushope

Striving to follow Christ, love people and learn more about the world.

Love with No Strings Attached: 1 John 4:7-12

This is a sermon I preached at Seed Church on July 31,2016.  You can listen here. Our summer sermon series has centered on the topic of ‘Incarnational Living’. Pastor Brent Rood kicked off the series talking about what this sort of … Continue reading

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Flee from Immorality: 1 Corinthians 6:12-20

I preached this sermon on April 2, 2017 at Seed Church.  You can listen here. Intro: How many of you are 1990s children and grew up in this area listening to Kube93? Remember the song by ‘Salt N Pepa’ that … Continue reading

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Flee from Idolatry: 1 Corinthians 10:1-22

The following sermon I preached at Seed Church on June 4, 2017.  You can listen here. Background on Corinthian religion:  The Corinthians in their society had many different idols or gods they worshipped. The temple of Aphrodite, the goddess of … Continue reading

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Death and Resurrection: 1 Corinthians 15:1-11

**The following is a sermon transcript for a message I preached at Seed Church on October 15, 2017.  You can listen here. Safe to say that in our American culture, we do not like to deal with the topic of … Continue reading

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Make America Read Again: Way Behind Edition

Yeah, I don’t think I’m going to hit my reading goal for the year.  Nevertheless, I still plug away. The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap by Matt Taibbi This book by Rolling Stone columnist Matt … Continue reading

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Mother!- Reviewing Darren Aronofsky’s Latest

In the most recent Darren Aronofsky film, the audience may find itself becoming more empathetic to the wrath of God.  “Mother!” is a head trip of a movie that is contained to a singular house but reaches for grand metaphysical … Continue reading

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Christmas: A Night of Joy and Darkness

In my life, I cannot think of a time when Christmas did not bring me a deep happiness.  I was incredibly fortunate with no family stresses and other drama during the Yuletide season.   Growing up, my mom used to put … Continue reading

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