Text: Luke 9:23-25; Hebrews 12:1-3 Is being a Christian just about “dating Jesus”? You know, obeying him when it’s convenient, trusting him when it feels good, nodding his direction when we need a religious fix? Or is there something more? According to Scripture being a Christian is about trusting and obeying Jesus with our entire [...]
Text: Matthew 3:13-17; 28:16-20 Of all Christian teachings, the doctrine of the Trinity might be the one that elicits the most blank stares and raised eyebrows. Folks often see it as confusing, irrelevant, or downright wrong-headed. But Christians have always insisted that this is, in fact, what the Bible teaches about God. So, what do [...]
Text: Genesis 1:1, 31; Romans 1:18-20; Hebrews 11:1-3 How did we get here? How does the Bible’s claim that God created everything fit with science? What does God’s role as Creator imply for you and your family? These are just some of the things we discuss in Week Three of our series, Stuff Christians Say.
Text: 2 Timothy 3:14-16 In this sermon, we talk about the nature of Scripture: how we got the Bible, characteristics of the Bible, and the purpose of the Bible. This will equip you to better discuss Scripture with friends and to better engage with things you see about the Bible in popular literature and media.
Text: 1 John 4:8-12 In this new series, we’ll explore common phrases people hear Christians say--or maybe use themselves--but they’re not entirely clear on what they mean. In this sermon, we discuss the most commonly heard of these phrases: “God is love.”
Text: Colossians 4:2-18 In Paul’s closing words to his friends at Colossae, he gives them guidance on how to pray, how to communicate the good news, and how to encourage one another in the walk of faith. Sound like some wisdom you can use? Then listen in to find out more!
Text: Colossians 3:18-4:1 Why are relationships so hard? Because we’re in them! In this sermon, we’ll explore how the gospel shapes our most foundational relationships: those in our home and in our workplace.
Text: Colossians 3:15-17 In the previous sermon, we looked mainly at how grace changes us as individuals. In this sermon, the emphasis is placed more on how grace changes an entire community.
Text: Colossians 3:5-17 After Paul lays the foundation of a Christian’s union with Christ through faith, he shifts gears and begins demonstrating how this truth plays out practically in the life of every believer.
Text: Colossians 3:1-4 Paul uses the phrase “with Christ” over and over and over again--both in Colossians and in his other letters. But what does it mean? How does understand this truth change the way we live?