Text: Matthew 1:18-25; Hebrews 11:1 We are hope-driven creatures. We all hang our prospects for success, for joy, for peace, upon something or someone. According to Scripture, there is only one place--one Person--to look for a hope that won’t let us down. Join us as we begin our Advent series, Rescue Songs, where we allow [...]
Text: Genesis 2:8-10; John 14:1-3; Romans 12:12-13; Hebrews 13:1-2 Have you ever been welcomed into a place? A group? A family? How did it make you feel? Special? Cared for? Grateful? Loved? That’s what hospitality is meant to accomplish, and if we are to be a people who live our “sent-ness” successfully, we need to [...]
Hebrews 10:19-25 God saves us as individuals, but never so we can walk alone. Only by being engaged in deep community with other believers can we hope to finish well.
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: 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.