Jesus tells his disciples two parables about prayer. The first is a great encouragement to continue in prayer and not lose heart, while the second is a challenge to us to have the right attitude before God in prayer. Today, allow the Holy Spirit to deepen your commitment to the Lord through prayer, knowing that […]
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What do we do when people around us are hurting us or themselves with sinful conduct? Jesus gives his disciples some hard teaching about their own responsibility in the lives of others. You are your brother’s keeper. Podcast: Play in new window | Download
People mistake this parable as a story about the poor getting rewarded for their suffering while the rich will finally suffer. The real meaning is more relevant than that for us today, as so many fail to heed God’s warnings. Podcast: Play in new window | Download
We return to our study in the Gospel of Luke to a passage in which Jesus confronts the religious leaders of his day. They have missed the plan of God that has been proclaimed by John the Baptizer and is being revealed by Jesus. These verses remind us of the challenge before us to accept […]
Watch the Opening video from Explore God Watch the Explanation of the Gospel by Matt Chandler Watch the extended playlist of gospel presentations that Pastor Stephen mentioned in the message. 20150215 Podcast: Play in new window | Download
20150208 There are a whole lot more people who like Jesus than like Christians and the Christianity they see. It is a real problem if we are going to interact with people about coming to faith in Christ. Some of them just dont want to be part of the church and associated with “christian” things. […]
The bible is a pretty old book. The history it records is 2000 years old and goes back thousands of years before that. As a religious set of books, is the history it records accurate to actual events, or a series of stories to prove that the Jews have a right to this much sought […]
We are examining the genuine questions people have about Christianity and how we might “give an answer for the hope that is within us.” Podcast: Play in new window | Download
Is this philosophical or personal? When people are asking this question they have a reason, either they are trying to make a case against God for some reason, or they are trying to deal with the suffering they are experiencing. If Philosophical, they need to be called out on their underlying motivation at some point […]
Over the next six weeks we will examine the genuine questions people have about Christianity and how we might “give an answer for the hope that is within us.” 20150111 Podcast: Play in new window | Download
- God Centered Prayer – Luke 18:1-14 March 22, 2015
- Tripping Up Christ’s Disciples – Luke 17:1-10 March 9, 2015
- Passion Week Service Schedule March 5, 2015
- All-Nighter/ Mini-lanche Breakdown March 3, 2015
- The Rich Man & Lazarus- Luke 16:19-31 March 2, 2015
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