Jesus came to free us from every captivity we face, and he sends us so that he can free others through us. Does your faith compel you to go and follow him like that?
Sermon Tag: <span>discipleship</span>
Jesus came to bring good news to the poor, the outcast, the excluded. How can we do today what he did then?
God so loved the world that he invested everything in it. How are we called to invest ourselves for him?
Giving thanks is a good thing. Everyone agrees with that. But giving thanks in all circumstances? That's where it gets difficult.
Do you know your idols? Do you know what to do with them? Do you know how Jesus looks at you with your idols? Check it out here.
Are Christians judgmental? A recent study by a major market research firm specializing in religious beliefs and behavior of Americans reported that eighty-seven percent of non-Christians think so. And fifty percent of Christians think so too! While perception does not always dictate reality, this should be alarming for anyone who claims to be a follower of Jesus - not least of all because of Jesus' explicit command, "Do not judge!" Whether you are a devoted Jesus follower, a curious skeptic, or somewhere in between, join us this Sunday as we learn from Jesus how to become a people who "do not judge."
As you read the gospel stories, you'll notice an interesting theme: The more people get to know, listen to, and encounter Jesus - the more they either love him or hate him. There's just something about Jesus that makes people either want to worship him or kill him? Why is that? And what does that have to do with you and me? Come and explore these questions this Sunday.
God has a mission towards this world, and sometimes we simply have to learn to get out of God's way. Check it out here!
If you had a scorecard for your faith, what would be on it? Better yet, what should be on it? Discover the very simple answer right here, and get going on the only thing that counts!
Will it ever be different? Yes, because of what we celebrate at Christmas. So how do we live in that hope of Christmas? Find out in this powerful message.