All of human history had been building up to and preparing for the birth of Jesus. The timing of His birth is intentional and strategic, bringing hope to God’s people at a difficult time between the Testaments. But the hope that He brings is not just for 1st century Israel, but for all people.
We all face fear. The question is, will we allow it to grow or to choke out our faith?
We often think of Peter as the great apostolic leader, preacher, and biblical author. This, however, is not who Peter was when Jesus called him to come and follow Him. When we chronically look at the life and ministry of Peter in the gospels and Acts, we see a radically changed Peter whom Jesus transformed…
Who is the book of Acts about? How does it connect with Luke’s gospel account? Join us as we embark upon our study of the book of Acts, beginning with these questions and why they matter for us today.
What is Pentecost and why does it matter? Many people think that Pentecost only refers to the events in Acts chapter 2, but this event actually takes place on the already practiced Jewish celebration of Pentecost. God intentionally chooses this exact time and place to pour out His Spirit upon His people. Join us as…
Servanthood played a powerful role in how Jesus developed disciples. He served His followers and called them to likewise go and serve as He has served them. The same applies to us today. We grow as we serve.
Jesus has called us to follow Him, and to share Him with others. The question is, “How do we faithfully and effectively do that?” Join us as we continue our study on growing as disciples and as disciple-makers.
The God of all creation has invited us to join Him on His mission as active participants. He has called us to invest in His Kingdom, not because of what He wants from us, but because of what He wants for us.
Jesus gives us a powerful example to follow and to live out in The Lord’s Prayer. The words are well known, but are they well understood and practiced? Join us for this verse-by-verse look at Matthew’s narration of this powerful prayer.
What is prayer really all about and why is it important in our lives? Join us as we explore this vital area of spiritual health and growth.