Messages (Page 2)

Messages (Page 2)

The Preeminence of Christ in All Things

Christ is supreme in the original and new creation, and especially in the church, as he leads the Divine Conspiracy, overcoming evil with good. Download The Map, a study guide companion to each week’s sermon, designed to help you consistently reflect on Scripture as you pursue maturity in Christ.

A Call to Growth in Christ

An ever-deepening knowledge of the Father as revealed by Christ leads to purposeful and fruitful Christlike character and conduct as the Spirit strengthens us to continue growing in Christ. Download The Map, a study guide companion to each week’s sermon, designed to help you consistently reflect on Scripture as you pursue maturity in Christ.

Beachheads, Platoons, and the Frontlines

God uses the local church as a beachhead, establishing a base of operations, equipping and resourcing soldiers on the frontlines of Kingdom work. Download The Map, a study guide companion to each week’s sermon, designed to help you consistently reflect on Scripture as you pursue maturity in Christ.

The Graduate’s Commissioning and Empowerment

Jesus commissions us to go and make disciples and empowers us with the Holy Spirit to be His bold witnesses. May we be of one mind and one accord in our calling. Download The Map, a study guide companion to each week’s sermon, designed to help you consistently reflect on Scripture as you pursue maturity in Christ.

Reading in Context

Reading Biblical Narrative: How the Stories of the Bible Can Change the Story of Your Life is a six-week equipping class offered in the Fall semester of 2018. The goal of the course was to equip Christians to read the stories of the Bible with a greater awareness of their historical, literary, and devotional contexts and for the purpose of life change. Download the Handout from Week 3.

The All-In Soldiers and Their Spiritual Insight

If we’re going to be the Unstoppable Force He’s using to change the world, we’ll need to follow His lead, willing to become something different, not for our own sake, but for the benefit of others—emptying ourselves, humbling ourselves, denying ourselves, giving up our own way, taking up our cross, and following Him. This is the Jesus way. Download The Map, a study guide companion to each week’s sermon, designed to help you consistently reflect on Scripture as you pursue maturity…

What is a Story?

Reading Biblical Narrative: How the Stories of the Bible Can Change the Story of Your Life is a six-week equipping class offered in the Fall semester of 2018. The goal of the course was to equip Christians to read the stories of the Bible with a greater awareness of their historical, literary, and devotional contexts and for the purpose of life change. Download the Handout from Week 2.

The Undisputed Leader and His Cause

The church of Jesus Christ is a missional movement, made up by God’s “called out” ones who embrace, enact, and proclaim His Kingdom Gospel. Download The Map, a study guide companion to each week’s sermon, designed to help you consistently reflect on Scripture as you pursue maturity in Christ.

The Challenge and Importance of Biblical Narrative

Reading Biblical Narrative: How the Stories of the Bible Can Change the Story of Your Life is a six-week equipping class offered in the Fall semester of 2018. The goal of the course was to equip Christians to read the stories of the Bible with a greater awareness of their historical, literary, and devotional contexts and for the purpose of life change. Due to a technical glitch, only the first 17 minutes of session 1 were recorded. Download the Handout…

Choose the Kingdom Life. Choose the Jesus Way.

The choice to follow Christ into His abundant life must include both the entry gate and the narrow road: a life of total attention and obedience to his teachings. Download The Map, a study guide companion to each week’s sermon, designed to help you consistently reflect on Scripture as you pursue maturity in Christ.