Unity is Everything

Disagreements, divisions, and lack of involvement in our life as a nation definitely has consequences as we are seeing every day as we read and watch the news.  But, within the church, the consequences can have even more serious eternal implications when we do not have unity.  The apostle Paul clearly defines the requirements for genuine unity in … Read more

Attitude is Everything

Without the right fuel, things don’t run right.  The Christian life is the same way.  There is a way that our Christian life is supposed to run, there is a fuel that’s meant to fill our tank, but often we try to run without the fuel and it leads to immense frustration, exhaustion and sometimes, … Read more

Streets of Gold

When it comes to eternity, we’re not talking about taking some blind leap into the dark of a shadowy afterlife.  In this message we explore realities in light of what scripture tells us.  The truth is that every joy that is pure and true on earth, every good thing, is a tiny glimpse, a whisper … Read more

The Curse Reversed

When we walk through this world, everything we see is merely a shell of what it was meant to be. Everything we see has been corrupted by sin. At the beginning it was so much more, and one day it will be again, when the curse of sin is fully reversed.

Living in Anticipation

Most people think of heaven as boring non-existence. If that was true we would have nothing to look forward to, and we would be very unmotivated to tell anyone else about it. Scripture actually has a wonderful picture to paint about the life after this one…and we need to know.

The Promised Return

Jesus is coming again. We have hope because He has promised to return and I’m sure that when the disciples started thinking back to all the things that they had heard Jesus say, they were still afraid of what the immediate future might hold, but all along Jesus had been planting seeds of hope regarding … Read more

Judas: You Never Would Have Guessed

Group Discussion Guide OPENING QUESTION: How do you feel about people who pretend to be one thing, but are something else?  INTRO: “Every time Judas is mentioned in Scripture, we also find a notation about his being a traitor. He is the most colossal failure in all of human history. He committed the most horrible, … Read more

Thomas: My Lord & My God

THOMAS BIBLE STUDY:  “MY LORD AND MY GOD” He is usually nicknamed “Doubting Thomas,” but that may not be the most fitting label for him.  It’s probably fair to say that Scripture paints Thomas as a worrier and full of anxiety at times.  However, in the end there is a beauty and power to this … Read more