Don't Take the Bait

Feb 8, 2019


Welcome to St Paul’s United Methodist Church, a place where faith and beliefs are nurtured amidst a supportive community. We are excited to present to you our invigorating sermon series titled 'Don't Take the Bait'. In this series, we dive into the challenges faced in today's society and provide guidance to help you resist temptations that can hinder your personal growth and spiritual journey.

Exploring the Series

Our 'Don't Take the Bait' series tackles various topics that are at the forefront of modern society. Through engaging sermons and thought-provoking discussions, we aim to equip individuals with a deeper understanding of the temptations that surround us, and how to overcome them with faith and resilience.

1. Resisting Materialism

Material possessions often lure us into believing that they bring true happiness and fulfillment. However, the truth lies beyond the superficial. In this sermon, we explore the dangers of materialism and provide insights on how to find contentment and purpose in a consumer-driven world.

2. Navigating Digital Distractions

In today's digital age, constant connectivity has its downsides. The allure of social media, online gaming, and endless scrolling can easily consume our time and attention. Join us as we delve into ways to maintain a healthy relationship with technology, striking a balance between the virtual and the real world.

3. Overcoming Addictive Behaviors

Addictions come in various forms and can be incredibly challenging to break free from. Whether it's substance abuse, gambling, or other destructive behaviors, we address the underlying factors contributing to addiction and offer hope, support, and strategies for recovery.

4. Strengthening Relationships

In a society filled with distractions and superficial connections, building genuine and meaningful relationships can be daunting. This sermon focuses on the importance of fostering healthy relationships, emphasizing the values of empathy, communication, and shared values in our interactions with others.

5. Embracing Self-Reflection

Self-reflection is vital for personal growth and spiritual development. We delve into the practices of self-examination, mindfulness, and introspection as essential tools for navigating life's challenges and making meaningful changes in our lives.

Join Us for an Enlightening Journey

We invite you to join our vibrant community at St Paul’s United Methodist Church as we embark on this empowering sermon series. Our dedicated clergy and passionate congregation are committed to creating a safe space where you can explore your faith, find solace, and grow spiritually, while deepening your connection with God and fellow seekers.

About St Paul’s United Methodist Church

St Paul’s United Methodist Church has been a pillar of the community for over 100 years. With our strong emphasis on community engagement, compassionate outreach programs, and spiritual nurturing, we strive to create an inclusive environment where all are welcome.

Our Mission

Our mission is to love and serve God through our dedication to worship, education, and acts of kindness. We are driven by our commitment to spread love and hope, fostering a sense of belonging for individuals from diverse backgrounds.

Join Our Community

If you are seeking a spiritual home that embraces diversity, encourages personal growth, and empowers individuals to make a positive impact in the world, we invite you to visit St Paul’s United Methodist Church. Experience the warmth of our congregation, engage in inspiring sermons, and discover how faith can positively transform your life.


The 'Don't Take the Bait' sermon series at St Paul’s United Methodist Church is designed to provide invaluable insights and guidance on navigating the challenges of modern society. Through engaging topics, compelling sermons, and a supportive community, we empower individuals to resist temptations that hinder personal growth and discover a more purposeful life grounded in faith. Join us as we embark on this enriching journey together.

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