When Your Family Isn’t Perfect – Part 1

Some have a picture of their family tree hanging in their house, while others have a page in their Bibles with such information. Others would rather not think about those people whom they’d rather not even call ‘family.’ Love them or loathe them, you are a part of a family. The Bible tells of many...


Know the Way

Jesus was not one to avoid saying what needed to be said. When those closest to him were shocked at his latest news, he spoke words that gave them peace in the moment and hope for the future. To Think About: To Live Out: If you know Jesus is the way, you have a message...

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God Will Provide

Whether you have many children or no children, what Abraham is told to do strikes at our very core. Why should a child, one of any age, be purposefully killed? What kind of God would pose such a dilemma? It may be a God who sees beyond this minute and into the next hour or...


Community Groups: Living This Life Together

The words in the book of Hebrews offer encouragement through what must have been a difficult time. Though you cannot know every circumstance facing that audience, you can be certain that your difficult days leave you feeling the same way: tired, scared, uncertain, and maybe hopeless at times. The focus of Hebrews, like every other...


Did God Really Say ______?

The Garden of Eden must have been a beautiful place! Amid all the beauty, some difficult decisions had to be made. To Think About: To Pray About: To Live Out: Your everyday life rarely consists of a walk in a garden, yet it still contains directives about what is best for your life and those...


In the Beginning…God

Once you get past the table of contents in your Bible, you enter the book of Genesis. The name alone tells you something is about to start. As the saying goes, first things first. Before people existed, the world did, but even before the world, there was God. To Think About: To Pray About: To...


All Pointing to His Arrival: A Checkpoint

The arrival of Jesus is not just about the end of the year. It is a message about God entering our world in a specific place. Bethlehem was steeped in history, but it’s not the place that is always important. What mattered on that night was what happened there. To Think About: To Live Out:...


All Pointing to His Arrival: A Pinpoint

Two millennia ago, one day ended without a baby named Jesus ever being in it. The next day began with that baby’s arrival – and the world would never be the same. That moment in history changed things forever. To Think About: To Pray About: To Live Out: Christmas is a great time to talk...

December 25, 2022December 21, 2022by

All Pointing to His Arrival: An Endpoint

With the arrival of Jesus, many things changed. A young couple was no longer just ‘him and her.’ Shepherds and some wise men were no longer without some stories to tell. It was also the end of what had plagued humanity for generation after generation. To Think About: To Pray About: To Live Out: You...

December 18, 2022December 15, 2022by

All Pointing to His Arrival: A Waypoint

The arrival of Jesus is more than a baby in a manger. It even involves more than Jesus. Yesterday’s message taught you that God uses waypoints to show you he is leading the way. John the Baptist, like prophets before him, was getting people ready for the arrival of Jesus. To Think About: To Pray...

December 11, 2022December 5, 2022by