The Gospel is what drove the apostle Paul and changed the way he saw everything. God wants that for us, too. In Paul's letter to the church in Philippi, we see that the gospel changes our identity, the way we view people, circumstances, adversaries, our purpose, blessings, contentment, even death. The Gospel changes everything!
Jesus gave a simple, but challenging call to His initial apprentices: “Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men.” It was a call to dolife with Jesus and grow more and more like Him in both character and conduct. So, the question is, are you ready for the challenge... of following?
And the angel said to them, “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord. - Luke 2:8-11
Christ-followers have the ultimate blessing: the gift of the Gospel. Because of that gift, all who know Him should bless others by being generous, serving and proclaiming the love they have found. That’s how to live the life God blesses.
Our community, nation, and world seem more divided than ever. Each day there are new headlines that show a seemingly ever-expanding gap between us. God has called people to help reconcile this divide. This diverse group of people is called the Church. When the Church unites amazing change can happen. Watch to see how we can stand United.
What's God really like? How we answer that question can define us. We often answer from the vantage point of our experiences, religious background, or family history. In this series, we look at one of the most important passages in the Bible. Amazingly, God actually tells us what He’s like.
Sunday gives the Christ follower a needed time of worship, equipping, and community. Sunday's the foundation of our week…but Sunday is only the beginning. In Beyond Sunday we look at John 13 – 17, we see ways each one of us can live out a fully committed Christian life every day of the week.
Everyone has their thoughts on who Jesus is. Some may think He only loves good people while others think He was just a historical figure who died. But the real Jesus is often different than common images of Him. We look at some of those common myths and through Scripture get a clearer understanding of who He really is.
Before the veil was torn. Before Christ’s death in our place. Before His miraculous birth. Thousands of years before it’s completion… The story of the Gospel had already begun, while the story is for us, it's not about us. It's about God. In order for the end to matter, you must go back to the beginning.
Ever wish you could have a do-over? We’ve all been there. Choices in our relationships, finances, or faith, can often leave us wishing we could try again. While our past may shape us, it doesn’t have to define us. No matter what, a fresh start IS possible.