Can you be moral enough, religious enough, disciplined enough, or good enough for God? According to Jesus, we all need to be “born again.” In this message, we explore the meaning of that often used phrase and how it is that we come to new life.
The Scriptures teach us how to live as strangers in the world
In this message, we study John 3 together. We discover that Jesus is the gift of God, and we are all invited to believe in His Name in order to have eternal life.
John records the most famous and influential conversation of all time!
Who is Jesus? Who are you? These are some of life’s most important questions. In the gospel of John, we get a clear picture of who Jesus is through multiple “I Am” statements. In this message, we learn that Jesus is the lamb of God who takes away our sin.
In this message, we continue our study of the Gospel of John in chapter 1. We discover that Jesus is the lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world. Not only that, Jesus sends us the Holy Spirit to help us love and serve God and others!
John teaches us that the Gospel is the only antidote to quench our thirst
Because of who Jesus is, we can know who God is.
In this message, we begin our study of the Gospel of John. We discover that Jesus is the eternal Son of God. Jesus has the power to reveal God to us and to give us the right to become children of God.
We learn in John 1 that Jesus is the Reason for life.
The Gospel of John is a focus on who Jesus is and in this passage, John makes it clear that Jesus is the Word, the ultimate expression of God.
John reveals the true identity of Jesus.
Nearing the end of his life, Jacob has one more tragic incident–the seeming loss of his beloved son, Joseph. In the end, Jacob receives Joseph “back from the dead” and discovers God was working triumph out of tragedy. In their story, we see a foreshadowing of the greatest story–when God the Father gave up his beloved Son Jesus to die for our sins, and then to raise Him to new life on the third day.
Jacob’s life is a reminder of the resurrection.
Faith in the face of difficulty.
In this message, we celebrate Easter and conclude our study of Jacob in Genesis 45. We discover that Jesus is alive and ruling, and we are invited to live in his presence and under his rule.
Jacob’s life teaches us that rather than being hindered by our past, we can be driven by it.
God has told Jacob to return home. But to do so, he has to face his older brother…the same brother who threatened to kill him 20 years before. The night before their encounter, Jacob “wrestles” with God and receives his blessing. His story is a reminder to all of us that what we ultimately need in this life are God’s blessing, presence, and love.
In this message, we continue looking at the life of Jacob. We discover that God often blesses us as we step out in faith and step into struggle.
God allows us to wrestle with Him in order to find our true identity.
Jacob teaches us that human love will never replace eternal love.
What would make your life a good life? In this message, we continue our study of the life of Jacob in Genesis 28-30. We discover that a good life is ultimately found in knowing and loving God.00
God uses a dream to get a hold of the rebel heart of Jacob
We learn that God’s plan includes our imperfections
Can you trust God? In this message, we begin our study of Jacob in Genesis 27. We discover that Isaac and Jacob both struggled to trust God, but God is faithful to fulfill his promises.
God uses people who are far from perfect to accomplish His perfect plan!
Justice teaches us about our need for everyday heroes.
In this message, we look at 1 Timothy 6:11-16. With the gospel as our foundation, we discover how to fight the good fight of faith.
Fighting back against the darkness.
Star Wars teaches us that there’s an ultimate battle of good and evil coming, where God wins.
In this message, we look at Ephesians 4:25-32. With the gospel as our foundation, we discover how to respond to anger in a godly way.
Learning to embrace Jesus in the midst of the storm.
In this message, we look at 2 Peter 1. We discover that we have everything we need to live for Christ…but we still need to make every effort to live for him.
The story of Joseph through the eyes of Ferdinand the Bull teaches us that standing out has a price.
Learning to trust God when the circumstances are out of control.
We love a good love story. And our culture shapes us to desire a great love story for our own lives. In this message, we look at Jesus’ teaching in Matthew 19 and discover that there’s a better way to view romance.
Sweet Home Alabama teaches us about where to look for real love.
Sweet Home Alabama teaches us that good stories often lead to the greatest stories.
Personal means that we choose serving over observing…a lesson we learn from Moses on a mountain.
In this message, we study Romans 12. We discover that we each have been empowered to serve one another.
With the pace of life constantly increasing how can you find time to serve and how do you know where to serve if you happen to have the time?
In this message we will be looking at our core value of Spiritual Intimacy, what it is, how it works, and how we grow in it.
Spiritual Intimacy is strengthened in our lives as we take steps forward in our faith by choosing consistent patterns, proper motives, and a long-term perspective.