Lives of Consequence

Dear Mosaic Family, I think we all have times, when in the midst of the daily grind of school or work or family-life, in the middle of the hustle-and-bustle, we pause, and ask ourselves: does any of this matter? I'm not talking about having some massive existential crisis, but rather those fleeting moments when we wonder if what we're doing with our lives means much in the grand scheme of things. Deep down inside, every single one us wants to (or has wanted to) live lives of consequence. We want our work to matter. We want our lives to matter. We want to matter. We all yearn for glory. Unfortunately, many of us don't understand one of the greatest paradoxes of the universe: if you live for your own glory, your life won't matter that much, but if you live for God's glory, you will live of life of great meaning, satisfaction, and blessing.

As we continue our study through the book of Genesis tomorrow, we'll continue to look at the life of Noah. One of the most astounding facets of the narrative is how little we know about the guy. We don't get any details about his looks, his hair, grooming, wardrobe, education, wealth, house. We don't even learn his last name. Noah what? The narrator intentionally leaves him as a "flat" character. Why? Because the story isn't really about him. His life wasn't about him, which is actually why his life mattered.

Join us tomorrow as we look at most interesting narrative found in Genesis 6:13-7:24.

Praying for you! Pastor Jan

Announcements:
Membership Class Sunday, October 23rd1-3pm, with lunch provided. If you would like to learn about membership at Mosaic, please plan on attending this class. To register, email: admin@mosaicboston.com

The Gospel Coalition Conference November 11-12 TGC is coming to Boston. This will be a great opportunity to learn from world-class teachers and worship with brothers and sisters from all over the region. For more info, go here. 

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Pre-service Prayer 
Join us in the upper hallway of the Temple Ohabei Shalom for a time of pre-service prayer on Sundays at 8:45AM and 4:30PM. It's an opportunity for us to pray for the church, the city, and the world.

Mosaic Youth Group 

Every Sunday, Mosaic holds a youth group gathering during the 9:30service. If you know anyone looking for a youth group, let them know!

Parenting Seminar Saturday, Nov. 19th, 3p.m. How do we raise our children to love and follow Jesus? Chap Bettis, author of “The Disciple-Making Parent” will discuss during a special seminar for parents and parents-to-be. Dinner and childcare will be provided. Email admin@mosaicboston.com to register.

Baptism Service November 13th, 11:15 service. If you would like to get baptized, let us know! Please email admin@mosaicboston.com

Apologetics Seminars Do you struggle with making intellectual sense of Christianity? Would you like to help your non-Christian friends see the veracity of the Christian claims? Join us for an 8-week seminar tackling the biggest objections to the Christain worldview and faith. The class will take place during the 11:15am worship service in the balcony upstairs, October 2nd to November 20th. Please sign up by emailing admin@mosaicboston.com

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