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Looking to Christ, Not Our Children

Looking to Christ, Not Our Children

‘Who am I?’ That’s a big question, isn’t it? It’s a question that we all ask and may even struggle to answer at times. It is centered around our identity. Let’s cut right to the truth: if you are a Christian, we know the answer. We are sinners who have been saved by...

What Makes The Gospel Of Mark Special?

What Makes The Gospel Of Mark Special?

The Gospel of Mark is one of four detailed accounts of the life, teachings, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ in the New Testament. Although Mark is the shortest of the four Gospels, its brevity does not diminish its significance. Scholars believe that the...

Culture Connection — A Family Ministry Resource

Culture Connection — A Family Ministry Resource

June 21, 2024 Fizzing Out What it is: A new anonymous, private messaging app called Fizz is, perhaps unsurprisingly, wreaking havoc in high schools and colleges. Why it's causing trouble: The Stanford students who designed Fizz call it “an uplifting digital space for...

Life Together In Jesus’ Family

Life Together In Jesus’ Family

Life Together In Jesus' FamilyDo you feel lonely? Do these feelings reemerge frequently? If so, you are not alone. According to recent studies compiled by the Surgeon General's office, the majority of American teenagers and adults feel "noticeably lonely." This...

Middle East Conflict & The Gospel

Middle East Conflict & The Gospel

We are living during a time of tremendous conflict and within a culture that is feeling a famine that is “not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the Lord” (Amos 8:11). Most people know far more about what’s happening in the world...

Disciple-Making Training with Dr. Sam Chan

Disciple-Making Training with Dr. Sam Chan

COMMUNITY is the most powerful factor in determining BELIEF in something."Dr. Sam Chan (PhD, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) is a member of The Keller Center for Cultural Apologetics. Based in Australia, Chan's life is dedicated to coaching and teaching...

CityServe Rally – Fall 2023

CityServe Rally – Fall 2023

CityServe is our bi-annual emphasis on serving the city we live in with intentionality, vigor, and love. We love serving our community year-round, but these Saturdays are such a sweet time for us to rally together and go out into the city. Check out this highlight...

SEND IT ON AHEAD

SEND IT ON AHEAD

In Matthew 6:19-24, Jesus advises focusing on heavenly treasures rather than amassing earthly wealth, as where our treasures are reflects the state of our hearts. He warns against serving both God and money, urging a singular devotion. In Luke 16:1-14, Jesus tells a...

THE TOUCH OF GOD

THE TOUCH OF GOD

THE TOUCH OF GOD In Daniel 10, Daniel, a prophet, receives his final vision that’s described over three chapters. In this vision is a great and enduring conflict that leads Daniel into some hopelessness and depression. But, in the vision, is a description of a “man in...

THE COMING GOAT

THE COMING GOAT

In Daniel Chapter 8, Daniel receives another powerful vision that unfolds before him. In this vision, he sees a ram with two horns representing the Medo-Persian Empire, and a male goat with a notable horn symbolizing the Greek Empire under Alexander the Great. The...

KINGDOM MYSTERIES

KINGDOM MYSTERIES

In Daniel Chapter 7, Daniel receives a prophetic vision filled with symbolic imagery and future events. He sees four great beasts representing different earthly kingdoms, followed by the appearance of the Ancient of Days, seated on a throne of judgment. In the vision,...

COURAGE GROWS DAILY

COURAGE GROWS DAILY

In Daniel Chapter 6, Daniel's enemies conspired against him and convinced King Darius to issue a decree forbidding prayer to any god or man except the king. Despite the consequences, Daniel remained faithful to his God and continued to pray. As a result, he was thrown...

Spiritual Faultlines

Spiritual Faultlines

A fault line is where the earth shifts and creates a divide between two parts of the earth. Spiritual fault lines, then, are beliefs about God that divide humanity between a place of flourishing and a place of brokenness. Every part of life, including our identity,...

HELP, I’M EXHAUSTED

HELP, I’M EXHAUSTED

HELP, I'M EXHAUSTEDAre you feeling overwhelmed and exhausted from trying to carry the heavy burdens of life? You're not alone! Many people feel buried under the unrelenting pace and pressures of life. Symptoms of exhaustion can include profound fatigue, despair,...