If this pandemic has taught us anything, it's that we need to learn to wait: for a cure, through a quarantine, for nice weather, for things to 'back to normal'. In our waiting, we can be discouraged and distraught...or we can learn to wait in faith - with patience and with hope. We can learn how to do that from the story of Joseph.
Author: Michael Carlson (Michael Carlson)
In a world of so much distraction, one of our biggest challenges is simply being present to the people in our lives. But isn't that what people truly need? It's something Jesus was great at, and we can learn from him.
In today's message, we explore the last barrier that keeps people away from following Jesus: our own judgmentalism. It was actually something that Jesus could see coming from miles away - and he warned us about. Too bad we tend not to listen! Let's start listening today.
For so many people, a barrier to faith is that Christianity seems so "exclusive" - like it's the only way. Hear what Jesus has to say about that, and about his exclusive inclusivity.
One of the biggest barriers that keeps people from faith in Jesus is us - his own followers. The irony is that we are called to be a light to the world, but sometimes all we do is obscure it. How can we not be the barrier? Find out in today's message!
Who is our enemy? Who is our king? What does it look like to live in his kingdom?
Can you believe in science and be a Christian? What about reason? And what place is there for evidence? Maybe these are barriers that have been in your way, stopping you from following Jesus. Make sure to not miss this one!
Jesus is born a child, yet a king...but what kind of king is this? The answer changes the world. Don't miss this special Christmas Eve message.
Do you know what it's like to wait for God? But what about waiting for God, with God? Let Anna teach us!
Sometimes life just gets interrupted. How do you handle it? In this week's message, we look to Mary to guide us.