Love the City. Love the People. Pt. 2

Date: Sunday, February 10, 2019

Bible Text: Luke 6:27-36

Love isn't really love until it costs us. This is the message of gospel love. In this sermon, Pastor Jon talks through Luke 6 and why loving our neighbor moves us beyond cultural norms of general kindness and soft smiles into a love that feels shocking.

 

Love the City. Love the People.

Date: Sunday, February 3, 2019

Bible Text: 1 Corinthians 9:15-22

Loving the city and loving the people of the city are not mutually exclusive. To love the city is to love all people in the city. Find out how you can be a lover, server, giver, prayer and hope carrier in our city.

 

Devoted: Break Bread

Date: Sunday, January 27, 2019

Bible Text: 1 Corinthians 10:14:28, 1 Corinthians 11:17-29

Protestants stink at communion! Meaning, we just don't put very much weight on this beautiful practice that Jesus took very seriously. Take a listen and let it stir your heart towards this meal.

 

Devoted: Living Deeply

Date: Sunday, January 20, 2019

Bible Text: Acts 4:32-37

What was the early church devoted to and how can we connect our hearts and lives to what it is meant to be? The beauty of the early church was they were doing life together. Find out what that means for us living today and how we can learn to walk deeply. Listen to the end for the postscript.

 

Devoted: Scripture

Date: Sunday, January 13, 2019

Bible Text: Acts 2:42-48

We're all devoted to a few things. And by nature of our devotion we're willing to make real sacrifice for those things. In this series of talks, we discover what the early church was devoted to and how we can realign our lives to those same purposes.

 

Fasting and Prayer

Date: Sunday, January 6, 2019

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What would happen if we laid down all of our news year's resolutions and simply asked this year: What would happen if God got his way in my life this year? Would my life look differently than it did in 2018? In this talk, Pastor Jon talks about how Fasting and Prayer causes us to long for God and his kingdom the way we long many things of this world.

 

Starting Well, Finishing Better

Date: Sunday, December 30, 2018

Bible Text: Hebrews 12:1-2

It's not uncommon to start well. New resolutions, new promises. But what about finishing well? How do we develop the kind of endurance so we can live a life that matters? In this talk, Caleb Hill teaches out of Hebrews 12.

 

Advent: Joy of the World

Date: Sunday, December 23, 2018

Bible Text: Hebrews 12:1-6

This time of the year is full of joy and peace and generosity, but it's also full of pain and loss and loneliness. How do we understand this tension in light of God's in-breaking into the world? In this talk, Pastor Bryan helps us see and savor the joy even in the middle of our pain.

 

Advent: Wonder of the World

Date: Sunday, December 16, 2018

Bible Text: Luke 2:8-21

Continuing in our Advent series, Pastor Jon talks about how surprising the Christmas story really is and the invitation for all of us to live in a state of wonder. Listen to the end for the Postscript--the Q & A for the teacher of the day.

 

Advent: Light of the World

Date: Sunday, December 9, 2018

Bible Text: Isaiah 9:1-7

It's only when people are in darkness that they are able to see light. Only when we are desperate and aware of our brokenness are our hearts susceptible to the Light of the world.