Friends & Family
Family and friends—we love them! . . . but sometimes it’s not so easy to love them. What does God say about being a parent, family dysfunction, happy marriages, divorce, difficult people, forgiveness, and much more?
Friend Request: Choose Friends Carefully
“Show me your friends, and I will show you your future.” That wisdom is repeated in the book of Proverbs. This message is God’s reminder to choose your friends carefully, since they have an incredible influence on your choices and future.
Friend Request: Different Kinds of Friends
What does it mean to find a Christian friend? Is that the same as being part of the fellowship of a church? This message explores what it means to have friends who share your faith as well as the important distinction between the fellowship of Christians and the self-selected blessing called friendship.
Friend Request: I’m God’s Friend
The Bible speaks of God befriending people in the Bible, a term of incredible closeness and intimacy. How does that compare to the modern, social media-driven idea of a “friend request”? What would it mean for our lives if the Almighty God was actually our ever-present friend?
Faith is never alone
Faith alone saves. But for believers in Jesus, faith is never alone. “Suppose a brother or a sister is without clothes and daily food….
Loving Difficult People Compilation
Watch the entire devotional series from this week, as Pastor Jeremy tells us how we can continue to love the difficult people in our lives.
Are You in a Battle of Wills With God?
Is there something in your life you are choosing over God and don’t even realize it? Pastor Jeremy shows you what can happen when you put God first.
How to Love Those Who Exhaust You
Does someone drain your energy? Leave you with little hope? Pastor Jeremy explains why it’s critical you not give up on them.
God Works Through Messed-Up People
God can and does work through flawed people.
Keep Loving Those Who Are Lost
When all we can think about is loved ones who need saving, what risks are we willing to take?
Love Those Who Hurt You
Is there a relationship in your life that leaves you feeling broken? Pastor Jeremy shows you how to love through it.
Do you think of me differently now?
We sat across from each other in a moment of silence. He had just shared with me some personal struggles. He was confused and…
The Bible tells some intense stories of sibling rivalry. Cain and Abel, Jacob and Esau, Joseph and his brothers . . . their drama…