Mark Galt is a part of our Mosaic Community and shares some of his story with us in this edition of Mosaic Stories. Listen as he talks about the crafting of the heart for the forgiveness project as well as some of his life growing up in California.
"The fact that the Risen Christ is a wounded Christ means that God isn't looking for perfect people. God isn't interested in perfection, but healing. It's through his wounds that he comes to resurrection. It's by his wounds that he connects with his friends."
Speaker: Kevin Knox (April 22, 2018)
Scripture: John 20:19-29
"The cross is where Jesus changes the story. Instead of redemptive violence, he models redemptive suffering. Instead of revenge, he offers forgiveness. The mystery of the cross invites us to reimagine what 'glory' really means."
Speaker: Kevin Knox (April 8, 2018)
Scripture: John 12:23-25
Martin and Kelsey have been a part of our Mosaic Community for a few years and recently trekked the PCT. Listen as they share their adventurous highs and lows during their hike.
"Jesus did not come to change the mind of God about humanity. Jesus came to change the mind of humanity about God."
Speaker: Kevin Knox (April 1, 2018)
Scripture: Luke 15:1-3, 11-27
"God is more interested in people being honest than in people being 'right.' We open to God more by doing it wrong than by doing it right, it seems. So why not let's be honest and humble about our shadow selves, about what's real and the doubts/questions/sins we have in our lives?"
Speaker: Kevin Knox (March 18, 2018)
Scripture: Isaiah 55:8-9, Matthew 23:15, Ephesians 5:13-14
Reze Wong has been a part of Mosaic for several years. He shares about family life and life now. "We didn't have (a conventional) upbringing."
"The bottom, the edge, and the outsider hold the privileged spiritual position."
Speaker: Kevin Knox (March 11, 2018)
Scripture: Amos 5:21
Meet Maggie. She's been a part of our Mosaic Community for about two years and is sharing her story on forgiveness and how making it a practice has impacted her life.