If you are only taking notes during the sermon because you feel you must, because you treat the sermon like a lecture or "lesson," I would encourage you to reconsider.
The gospel is the ultimate "tale as old as time" because we get God.
If we want blessings from God, nothing can fetch them down but faith.
God’s Word is able to comfort and counsel without lecturing because it flows from people’s real life experience, not their bare philosophical reflections.
Abundant religious activity cannot mask a rebellious heart at the last day.
There are only two options with Scripture: either we say amen to its entirety, or we entirely reject it.
Let us embrace the love we don't deserve and love our Father because He first loved us.
My friends, let us be a church that savors, promotes, and clings to grace.
I want the Father’s adopting-love ingrained into the very fabric of my thinking