American Idols

The Idol of Sexuality | 1 Thess. 4:3-8

The core problem of every human heart is a worship problem: “they exchanged the truth about God for a lie” (Romans 1:25). Each culture has its own particular false gods; the idols clamoring for our attention and affection are particular to our status as Americans. In this series, we name some of the false gods we’re prone to worship… and we show how Jesus is better.

The Idol of Technology | Isaiah 31

The core problem of every human heart is a worship problem: “they exchanged the truth about God for a lie” (Romans 1:25). Each culture has its own particular false gods; the idols clamoring for our attention and affection are particular to our status as Americans. In this series, we name some of the false gods we’re prone to worship… and we show how Jesus is better.

The Idol of Youth | Psalm 90

The core problem of every human heart is a worship problem: “they exchanged the truth about God for a lie” (Romans 1:25). Each culture has its own particular false gods; the idols clamoring for our attention and affection are particular to our status as Americans. In this series, we name some of the false gods we’re prone to worship… and we show how Jesus is better.

The Idol of Approval | 1 Samuel 18:6-9

The core problem of every human heart is a worship problem: “they exchanged the truth about God for a lie” (Romans 1:25). Each culture has its own particular false gods; the idols clamoring for our attention and affection are particular to our status as Americans. In this series, we name some of the false gods we’re prone to worship… and we show how Jesus is better.

The Idol of Achievement | Ecclesiastes 2:9-23

The core problem of every human heart is a worship problem: “they exchanged the truth about God for a lie” (Romans 1:25). Each culture has its own particular false gods; the idols clamoring for our attention and affection are particular to our status as Americans. In this series, we name some of the false gods we’re prone to worship… and we show how Jesus is better.

The Problem of Idolatry | 1 John 5:20-21

The core problem of every human heart is a worship problem: “they exchanged the truth about God for a lie” (Romans 1:25). Each culture has its own particular false gods; the idols clamoring for our attention and affection are particular to our status as Americans. In this series, we name some of the false gods we’re prone to worship… and we show how Jesus is better.