Can you prepare yourself to experience God? Should you prepare yourself to experience God? How do you prepare yourself to experience God? Exodus 19:10-11 10 And the Lord said to Moses, “Go to the people and consecrate them today and tomorrow. Have them wash their clothes 11 and be ready by the third day, because on that [...]
No one can love us like our mothers. Proverbs 31:29 Many women do noble things, but you surpass them all.
The Body of Christ is made up of everyone who has faith in Jesus. Unity and Diversity in the Body 12 Just as a body, though one, has many parts, but all its many parts form one body, so it is with Christ. 13 For we were all baptized by[a] one Spirit so as to form one body—whether Jews or Gentiles, slave [...]
7-time Dove award nominee Shaun Groves was our special musician and speaker last Sunday at the traditional service and the Connection. We invite you to listen to his message about Compassion International, and also enjoy some very special music.
Does a book full of strange creatures and a punitive God really matter in our life today? Revelation 5:11-14 11 Then I looked, and I heard the sound of many angels surrounding the throne, the living creatures, and the elders. They numbered in the millions—thousands upon thousands. 12 They said in a loud voice, “ [...]
Pondering Peter’s Path – Post Paschal
“It is finished.” What do the last words Jesus spoke on the cross mean to us today? “It is finished.” What do the last words Jesus spoke on the cross mean to us today? “It is finished.” How did Peter and the early church understand Jesus’ final words on the cross? “It is finished.” Τετέλεσται [...]
Have you ever thought that you could do better than Peter? In the absence of danger ALL men are Heroes. Have you ever said, “I will Never ______! Matthew 26:30-35 31 Then Jesus told them, “This very night you will all fall away on account of me, for it is written: “‘I will strike the shepherd, and the [...]
Pondering Peter’s Path Series: Peter’s Problem with the Plan Tradition: Just Because You’ve Always Done it That Way Doesn’t Mean It’s Not Incredibly Stupid Change: When the winds of change blow hard enough, the most trivial of things can turn into deadly projectiles How are you at dealing with change? How do you react [...]
Matthew 16:13-18 13 When Jesus came to the region of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, “Who do people say the Son of Man is?” 14 They replied, “Some say John the Baptist; others say Elijah; and still others, Jeremiah or one of the prophets.” 15 “But what about you?” he asked. “Who do you say I [...]