The term “Potemkin Village” refers to any attempt to make others think we are better than we really are.
The Bible is full of stories about how individuals, and later churches, come under pressure. It tells how they dealt with the pressure, some well and some poorly. Using the Bible as a guide, this sermon series will help us learn to cope with pressures that inevitably come in life.
“In the ancient world of Scripture, the heart was the center of the whole person — so God tells us, above all else guard the center of who you are.”