Did you know that being offended is a choice? Jesus experienced many situations where He could have chosen to be offended. Instead, He chose to press into what the Father had. Pastor Karl walks us through offenses in our own lives.
Pastor Dan brings us the word on Ahithophel and how the theme of vengeance affected his walk with God.
Taking vengeance into our own hands is not what God asks of us. In fact, he says that vengeance is His; we are told to bless our enemies. We must let it go so that God can take care of it. He will bring eternal justice when Jesus returns to set all things right, but He will also do it… Continue reading The 2nd | Like Jesus?
Pastor Karl helps us answer the question of who is talking in our lives. What did that look like for Paul and how can we leverage that for our lives today?
Looking at the life of Paul and the ministry he was doing, we see that there were people in his life that influenced him greatly. Paul is even thought to have written 13 or 14 books in the Bible, some were co-written with others that had influenced him. People come and go in our lives, but they can leave a… Continue reading The 2nd | Paul’s People
Wrapping up the ‘Transformed’ series, Pastor Karl brings scripture full circle and summarizes Jesus’ sermon on the mount. How does it apply in today’s society?
Pastor Beth kicks off our new series titled ‘The 2nd.’ We’ll be exploring what it means to love your neighbor as yourself.
When asked what are the two greatest of all the commandments, Jesus told his disciples that loving God was #1—there is no one or thing that we should love more—and the second was to love others. Many of the other commandments would be followed naturally if we just did these two things. What does that mean, to love others? How… Continue reading The 2nd | The Five
As you listen to the sermon today think about all of what we learned in this series. This is the great sermon ever given. Period. 1. What are some things that you heard today that you remember from previous sermons in “A Transformed Life” series? 2. Did you notice something that you didn’t when you have heard/read it in the… Continue reading A Transformed Life | The Sermon on the Mount
Wrapping up the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus talks about how we are supposed to act as a follower. There are three warnings he gives to the people if they are not following the way. Tune in next week for a Sermon on the Mount Special!
No one is born with virtue, we make our own. Character is not what one does at moments in their lives, but what they do as an overall existence. Matthew 7 is exploring the need for character formation.
We learn from Pastor Dan what it means to store up your treasures in heaven. Jesus calls us to serve Him and Him alone, so what does that look like in a practical way?