The Elephant in the Room

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The Elephant in the Room

How is it that a couple you've known for years - who've always seemed so happy - suddenly announce that they're separated? Explain to me how your sister, who lights up Facebook with updates about how great life is out of nowhere, sends you a message saying she's at the end of her rope? Surely these are deeply complex situations. But what's also true is that very often we fail to grasp an essential rule of life: if something big and potentially dangerous shows up in your life where it doesn't belong don't hide it or underestimate it. Deal with it. Don't fool yourself into thinking you can live with an elephant in the room. The thing about big bad powerful problems is that if you don't deal with them eventually they deal with you. In this series we will look at what it means to deal with your "elephant" rather than hide them and how doing so brings glory to God and ease to our souls.

September 25, 2016

Week 3: From Tragedy to Trophy

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: The Elephant in the Room Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Ephesians 2:4–2:10, Genesis 50:20–50:20

September 18, 2016

Week 2 | Confront it with Others

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: The Elephant in the Room Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Ephesians 4:1–4:3, Ephesians 4:25–4:25, Ephesians 4:32–4:32

September 11, 2016

Week 1 | Bring Your Whole Life Into The Light

speaker: Matt Popovits Series: The Elephant in the Room Topic: Queens Parish verse: Ephesians 5:1–5:17

December 23, 2018

Week 4 | Waiting with Expectation

speaker: Mark Budenholzer Series: Waiting Well Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Isaiah 64:1–64:12

December 16, 2018

Week 3 | Waiting with Others

speaker: Mark Budenholzer Series: Waiting Well Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Luke 2:25–2:38

December 9, 2018

Week 2 | Waiting for Peace/Deliverance/Rescue

speaker: Mark Budenholzer Series: Waiting Well Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Luke 3:3–3:14

December 2, 2018

Week 1 | Waiting for Light

speaker: Mark Budenholzer Series: Waiting Well Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Isaiah 9:1–9:7, Matthew 4:12–4:17

November 25, 2018

Thanks & Giving

speaker: Mark Budenholzer Series: Thanks & Giving Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Luke 19:1–19:10

October 21, 2018

Week 4 | Words in Busy Life

speaker: Mark Budenholzer Series: Words with God Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Matthew 7:21–7:27

October 14, 2018

Week 3 | Meditating with God

speaker: Anthony Forgione Series: Words with God Topic: Midtown Parish verse: Psalm 1