Message for 09.16.18 | Relationships move at the speed of trust. Trust is built up slowly over time by keeping promises large and small. It erodes as small promises are broken, and trust can be lost completely in a moment. Come learn about the simple value of faithfulness: the slow power to build the relationships you want and to rebuild the relationship you lost. Goal 2 is to practice faithfulness now, to enjoy the rewards later.
Message for 09.09.18 | Every relationship has problems, but the main problem is often a lack of presence. Life places so many demands on your time and heart, it's easy to lose connection with those who are most important to you. Often, the healthiest thing you can do for those you love is not to work on your problems, but to work on your togetherness. Come be inspired to recapture the feelings you used to have, by recapturing the practices you used to do. Goal 1 is to practice togetherness,...
Message for 08.19.18 :: I wish I would have...could have...should have.... Everybody's got regrets, but we can learn to minimize them. In this message, we'll consider the top five regrets of the dying to help us learn some Biblical wisdom for living.
Message for 08.12.18 :: A bucket list is simply a list of things you hope to do before you kick the bucket. In this message, we'll seek a Biblical perspective on the bucket list and learn to number our days so we don't waste our days.
Message for 08.05.18 :: Sometimes we cannot see past the losses and disappointments and it feels like life is over. Following the crucifixion, two believers walked on the road to Emmaus saddened by Jesus's death. They thought life was over, but when the risen Jesus appeared and walked with them, it changed everything. Because Jesus is alive, it's never too late to come alive. The road to eternal life was paved by Jesus.
Message for 07.29.18 :: A man once asked Jesus how to get the very best life possible. Jesus tells a story where one person saves another's life, despite racial hatred, simply because he was moved to compassion. The good life does not happen to us, it’s something God does through us. The road to the good life is paved with compassion.
Message for 07.22.18 :: Have you ever needed a second chance? Jesus not only taught, but showed his disciples what a second chance looks like. As we walk the road with Jesus, we get to walk the road toward a second chance.
Message for 07.08.18 :: How do you move up in the world and increase your influence? Jesus tells his disciples that way you become the greatest is to use whatever influence you have to serve others. The road to greatness is paved with servanthood.
Message for 07.01.18 :: How do you master situations that seem beyond you? Most people know that Jesus walked on water, but did you know that his disciple Peter did too? And that it was during a violent storm? Peter stayed above the waves so long as he stayed focused on the One who is above all. The road to resilience is paved with faith.
Message for 06.10.18 :: We all have flaws and behaviors we like to keep hidden. But when Jesus meets a man with a deformed hand, he tells him to do the one thing he would not, could not, do: stretch it out. As the man obeys in faith, his hand moves from hidden to healed. The road to healing is paved with revealing.
Message for 06.17.18 :: How do you break free from the things that are holding you back? When Jesus encounters a paralyzed man he first forgives his sins... and then restores his body. True freedom comes when you are healed from the inside out. The Road to Freedom is paved with forgiveness.
Message for 06.10.18 :: How do you get in God's favor and experience His blessings in your life? When Jesus met a man named Nicodemus he declared you cannot earned the blessed life, you can only humbly accept it by being born again. The road to blessing is paved with humility.
Message for 06.03.18 :: How do we get the recognition we deserve and the help we need? While wandering in the desert, Jesus fought a battle with Satan for these very things. Each time the Devil offered Jesus an easy but empty victory, Jesus surrendered to God’s long-term plan and won the ultimate victory. Jesus showed us that the road to victory is paved with surrender.