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"So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God." Romans 10:17

Fr. Michael Sorial

HIDDEN IDOLS: Counterfeit gods Part 4

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Join us as we continue our series Counterfeit gods, discussing human tendency to make good things into the ultimate good, creating idols out of them.  In Part 4, Hidden Idols, Fr. Michael Sorial discusses how "God’s Truth Comes by Experiencing Him Personally in Community Rather Than Just Being in His Community."

AN IDOL IN MY IMAGE: Counterfeit gods Part 3

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Join us as we continue our series Counterfeit gods, discussing our tendency to make good things into the ultimate good, creating idols out of them.  In Part 3, An Idol in My Image Fr. Michael Sorial discusses our tendency to Make One Thing the Most Glorious Image on Earth.  Oftentimes that ONE THING is the image of ourselves.

SECURITY AS IDOLATRY: Counterfeit gods Part 2

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Join us as we explore how our tendency to make good things into the ultimate good, making them idols.  In Part 2, Fr. Michael Sorial discusses how Your Heart is Searching for Something That Makes if Feel Secure.

THE IDOL FACTORY: Counterfeit gods Part 1

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Join us as we explore how we sometimes find counterfeit gods creeping into our lives.  In Part 1, Fr. Michael Sorial discusses how Your Heart will Take One Thing and Make it the Center of your Life and when that one thing is something other than God, we engage in idolatry. 

Authentic Faith Philippians 4: AUTHENTIC THANKSGIVING

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In our study of St. Paul's Letter to the Philippians, we explore what it means to have an genuine faith.  In Chapter 4, Fr. Michael leads us a discussion about genuine thanksgiving.

Authentic Faith Philippians 3: AUTHENTIC LOVE

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Join us as Fr. Michael Sorial walks us through the book of Philippians. In Chapter 2, Fr. Sorial examines Authentic Love as a reality in Christ's Body. 

Authentic Faith Philippians 2: AUTHENTIC HUMILITY

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Join us as we continue our journey through the book of Philippians, looking at the scriptures from the perspective of Authentic Faith. In Part 2, Fr. Michael Sorialleads a discussion about true humility, what it looks like and how it impacts the community of Christ.

The Book of Revelation Part 6: IS HEAVEN (AND HELL) FOR REAL?

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What is heaven? What about hell?  Where exactly are they?  In Part 6 of our series, we discussed how our ultimate destination is based on an experiential revelation of who God is.  A correct understanding of Eternal Life must account for 3 truths about God, which should ultimately impact how we decide to take that journey on earth.

The Book of Revelation Part 5: TWISTING THE TALE

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Curious about what the end is going to be like? In Part 5 of our series, we discussed some of the misconceptions about the end of times, when they have crept into the general marketplace and how they subtly shape our lives. A proper view of the end will impact how we approach trials when they come.

The Book of Revelation Part 4: We Are Under Attack

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 In Part 4 of our series, we discussed four ways the 1st century Church experienced attack before considering how this looks today.  It is only through learning to follow Christ through the attacks that you can see coming that you will be better prepared for the things that usually catch us by surprise.