Posts tagged “Church Family”
Choose your own adventure with God this summer
If your Bible reading has sloughed a little these last weeks (er, months), Haggai is the perfect book to get you back into it….
Jesus Judges Churches Too: Faith in the Midst of Suffering
It’s tempting to think that being a good enough Christian will lead to a good life. But Jesus warns us that because of our faith in him, we will suffer and have to endure pain. That begs the question: Then why risk everything for Jesus? The answer lies in a short letter from Jesus to a small first-century church suffering unimaginable persecution. It’s an answer that still holds true for us today as we hold on to our faith while battling through the hard times.
The Book of Revelation
Watch the entire devotional series from this week as Pastor Jon takes us through the book of Revelation—and gives us the most important takeaway.
The Book of Revelation: The Risk of Being Lukewarm
Are you too complacent in your faith? too comfortable in your life?
Known and loved
Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. A guy in a suit and tie walks into a bar; everyone in the place turns…
Jesus Judges Churches Too: Does My Church Love?
What would Jesus say if he came to your church? Would he say the same thing he said to the church in Ephesus—one of the seven churches he addresses in the book of Revelation—that your church is passionate about the truth even if it is costly? But wait: Jesus doesn’t just care about truth . . . would Jesus say that your church also loves?
Jesus Judges Churches Too: What if Church Is Boring?
What do you do when church doesn’t feel interesting enough? If you’re discouraged about your church experience, Pastor Mike says the best thing you can do is read the first chapters of the book of Revelation. But this isn’t an end times sermon series. Rather, we see how Jesus shows up in ordinary churches.
This week, Pastor Caleb helps us get ready for Easter by reflecting on Easter’s effects on our lives.
Who Can I Turn to for Help?
How many people would it take to give you the help that you need? Pastor Caleb encourages you not to lose sight of the fact that, regardless of the number, there are people who are meant to be around you. This week, Pastor Caleb helps us get ready for Easter by reflecting on Easter’s effects on our lives.
A place for lost sheep
Is there a place in your heart for lost sheep? They’ll return if we don’t give up on them, if reclaiming them is our…
My son, husband, and I were listening to a presentation by a mental performance coach. He invited a dozen high school football players to…
What if My Husband Doesn’t Want to Be the Head?
The Bible calls the husband to be the head of the family just like Jesus. But when your husband doesn’t want to fulfill this duty, how can you help him become the man Jesus wants him to be? This week, Pastor Mike answers tough questions from viewers like you.