Galileo Church

Quirky church for spiritual refugees. Who would Jesus love?

Our missional priorities:
1. We do justice for LGBTQ+ humans.
2. We do kindness for people with mental illness and in emotional distress, and celebrate neurodiversity.
3. We do beauty for our God-Who-Is-Beautiful.
4. We do real relationship, no bullshit, ever.

Pray it Like You Stole It, Part Deux: 4/8

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Jesus prayed for his food! (Thank you, captain obvious!) And we really should, too. How can we reclaim the meaning behind that practice, and combat the meaninglessness that sometimes comes with mindless habits?

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Pray it Like You Stole It, Part Deux: 2/8

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What happens to metaphors when we overuse them? Or when they become outdated, in a new time, a new culture? How do we pray as Jesus taught us, and keep our prayers relevant, at the same time?

What I'm asking is: is God a DJ?

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Seven 6/7: Communal Discernment of the Church's Next Steps

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Discernment is communal. Jesus gives us everything we need to discern together what's next. Can we finally understand what the Loaves and the Fishes mean?

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Seven 4/7: Cultivating Spiritual Gifts for the Life of the Church and Community

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It's nice to think about what churches and non-profits and altruistic organizations do for justice, but sometimes it can feel like you, or me, can't do all that much. What does Jesus have to say about that? Listen and learn what the loaves and fishes mean for us, in our everyday participation with out church community.

To learn more about our work with Mansfield ISD, search out our group, "Mansfield Equality Coalition," on Facebook. Join it for updates. Also check out our writings, where we have printed several of our speakers words when they presented at school board meetings.

To learn more about our work with ACU, check out our love letter.

This sermon discusses why we believe God Gets Everything God Wants (yes, really!). It talks about Faith and Community and Spiritual Gifts. For more on those topics, visit galileochurch.org/sermons-by-topic.

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Seven 3/7: Contemplating Your Baptism, Past or Future

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Have you ever thought of you Baptism as political? Join in the contemplation of our baptisms, past or future--the third of seven habits of co-conspirators that we will discuss in this series.

This sermon discusses Powers and Principalities, Baptism, and Mark's gospel. For more on those topics, visit galileochurch.org/sermons-by-topic.

To tell us your thoughts on this sermon, click through to the web posting and leave us a comment. Or, find us on social media: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Or, email us the old-fashioned way: info@galileochurch.org. To contribute financially to the ongoing ministry of Galileo Church, find us on VenmoPatreon, or PayPal, or just send a check to 6563 Teague Rd., Fort Worth, TX 76140.

Seven 2/7: Sharing Material Resources

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Talking about money never felt so empowering. Continuing in our series of reading Mark's Gospel through the lens of the seven habits of co-conspirators, this Sunday we looked at the habit of sharing material resources. Because selfishness is...patriotism. Did you know? 

This sermon discusses Famlies of Origin, Generosity, Humility, and Mark's gospel. For more on those topics, visit galileochurch.org/sermons-by-topic.

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Badass Biblical Women 5/6

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Have you ever read or heard about Sister Sheerah? Did you know that four tiny verses filled with impossible-to-pronounce names could generate a whole sermon? You're about to. All of the above.

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Badass Biblical Women 2/6

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The Daughters of Zelophehad, represented by the whole group of badass women in the bottom middle of the picture, changed Mosaic laws for the sake of justice for themselves and their fellow woman counterparts. Badass biblical women, y'all.

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Living the Resurrection in the 21st Century 6/6

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We're blushing because Irie said she's learning from us. :-) Here's her take on our fourth missional priority: Real Relationship, No Bullshit Ever. How did Paul and Barnabas do it?

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Living the Resurrection in the 21st Century, 5/6

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When we've been with Jesus, we learn things we didn't know before. We're open to revelations about who is "in," even when we thought they were surely "out." Who would Jesus love?

To tell us your thoughts on this sermon, click through to the web posting and leave us a comment. Or, find us on social media: Facebook, Twitter, andInstagram. Or, email us the old-fashioned way: info@galileochurch.org. To contribute financially to the ongoing ministry of Galileo Church, find us on VenmoPatreon, or PayPal, or just send a check to 6563 Teague Rd., Fort Worth, TX 76140.

Living the Resurrection in the 21st Century, 4/6

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Living the Resurrection means freedom from silence...even when it makes Paul the Apostle "mad as hell."

To tell us your thoughts on this sermon, click through to the web posting and leave us a comment. Or, find us on social media: Facebook, Twitter, andInstagram. Or, email us the old-fashioned way: info@galileochurch.org. To contribute financially to the ongoing ministry of Galileo Church, find us on VenmoPatreon, or PayPal, or just send a check to 6563 Teague Rd., Fort Worth, TX 76140.