Seattle Unity Sermon Video 09-17-2017—”Moving Forward”

Sunday Service Video September 17th, 2017—“Moving Forward”—Here is the link and player to the Rev. Karen Lindvig’s sermon from 09-17-2017 titled “Moving Forward.” In this Sunday sermon Rev. Karen Lindvig elaborates on the Annual Theme of the Transformational Journey by further exploring the story of Exodus in the Old Testament. Extending the previous two sermons, in this third Exodus sermon, Karen elaborates on several more aspects of the story of Exodus, including:

• Moses responded to the call from God by activating the I AM THAT I AM within him…. (see more below)

Rev. Karen Lindvig Sermon “Moving Forward”

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http://seattleunity.org—In this Sunday sermon titled “Moving Forward” Rev. Karen Lindvig elaborates on the Annual Theme of the Transformational Journey by further exploring the story of Exodus in the Old Testament. Extending the previous two sermons, in this third Exodus sermon, Karen elaborates on several more aspects of the story of Exodus, including:

• Moses responded to the call from God by activating the I AM THAT I AM within him.

• How the story of the Exodus relates to our Seattle Unity story to build a new building for our spiritual community, including possible uncertainties and possible trapped feelings, physical transformations and spiritual transformations.

• Finding the Hero’s Journey within the Exodus story

• The inherent realities of living, including obstacles like the Red or Reed Sea, the experience of the death of loved ones, from people to pets.

 

Quotations related to this sermon:

Exodus 3:21-22: I will bring this people into such favor with the Egyptians that, when you go, you will not go empty-handed; each woman shall ask her neighbor and any woman living in the neighbor’s house for jewelry of silver and of gold, and clothing, and you shall put them on your sons and on your daughters; and so you shall plunder the Egyptians.”

Exodus 14:10-12: As Pharaoh approached, the Israelites looked up, and there were the Egyptians, marching after them. They were terrified and cried out to the LORD. They said to Moses, “Was it because there were no graves in Egypt that you brought us to the desert to die? What have you done to us by bringing us out of Egypt? Didn’t we say to you in Egypt, ‘Leave us alone; let us serve the Egyptians’? It would have been better for us to serve the Egyptians than to die in the desert!”

Exodus 14:21-22: Then Moses stretched out his hand over the sea, and all that night the Lord drove the sea back with a strong east wind and turned it into dry land. The waters were divided, and the Israelites went through the sea on dry ground, with a wall of water on their right and on their left.”

Walt Disney: “We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new doors.”

Paulo Coelho: “It is always important to know when something has reached its end. Closing circles, shutting doors, finishing chapters, it doesn’t matter what we call it; what matters is to leave in the past those moments in life that are over.”

Lonerwolf: “All true inner growth will make you feel uncomfortable, disturbed or scared for a little while. It’s OK. It will pass.”