What Jesus Prays for His Team

5/24/15

5/24/15

Description:Famous Last Words (Because They Weren't Really His Last); Part 12; 5/24/2015 (Further description will be posted later)

Accomplishing God's Glory

5/17/15

5/17/15

Description:Famous Last Words (Because They Weren't Really His Last); Part 11; 5/17/2015 (Further description will be posted later)

In His Name

5/10/15

5/10/15

Description:Famous Last Words (Because They Weren't Really His Last); Part 10; 5/10/2015 (Further description will be posted later)

God's Ultimate Victory

4/26/15

4/26/15

Description:Famous Last Words (Because They Weren't Really His Last); Part 9; 4/26/2015 (Further description will be posted later)

The Holy Spirit's Work through You

4/19/15

4/19/15

Description:Famous Last Words (Because They Weren't Really His Last); Part 8; 4/19/2015 (Further description will be posted later)

Peace through the Hatred

4/12/15

4/12/15

Description:Famous Last Words (Because They Weren't Really His Last); Part 7; 4/12/2015 (Further description will be posted later)

Remain in My Love

4/5/15

4/5/15

Description:Famous Last Words (Because They Weren't Really His Last); Part 6; 4/5/2015 (Further description will be posted later)

Never Let Go

3/29/15

3/29/15

Description:Famous Last Words (Because They Weren't Really His Last); Part 5; 3/29/2015 (Further description will be posted later)

Not Left Behind

3/22/15

3/22/15

Description:Famous Last Words (Because They Weren't Really His Last); Part 4; 3/22/2015 (Further description will be posted later)

Filling the Gap

3/15/15

3/15/15

Description:Famous Last Words (Because They Weren't Really His Last); Part 3; 3/15/2015 (Further description will be posted later)

The Peace Process

3/8/15

3/8/15

Description:Famous Last Words (Because They Weren't Really His Last); Part 2; 3/8/2015 (Further description will be posted later)

Famous Last Words

2/22/15

2/22/15

Description:Famous Last Words (Because They Weren't Really His Last); Part 1; 2/22/2015 (Further description will be posted later)

Rediscovering God's Word

9/14/14

9/14/14

Description:When we rediscover God's word, we should treat it as the treasure it is. It brings both regret over having lost it, and celebration in finding it. The joy that comes through God's word is our strength. (Nehemiah 8.1-18; 9/14/2014)

And the Rest

8/31/14

8/31/14

Description:Regarding some of Jesus' Apostles, we know very little. But the testimony they left not only demonstrates the power of God to change lives, but gives us hope that our lives can impact those who follow after us. (Various Scriptures; 8/31/2014)

A Brief Time to Leave a Legacy

8/24/14

8/24/14

Description:With very little written about two of the lesser known Apostles, we gain only a glimpse into the legacy they left. We all have a brief time to leave a legacy. What will be written about us? (Various Scriptures; 8/24/2014)

God Designed Me

8/17/14

8/17/14

Description:God has created each of us with a specific design that fits a definite calling. What is your design? (Various Scriptures; 8/17/2014)

Personal Prayer Life

8/3/14

8/3/14

Description:As we remember God's power in our prayer, we will remember to be persistent in our prayer. (Part 7; Various Scriptures; 8/3/2014)

A Church Prayer Strategy

7/27/14

7/27/14

Description:This message is a reminder of our strategy for where we want to go as a praying church. (Part 6; Various Scriptures; 7/27/2014)

Praying in Jesus' Name

7/20/14

7/20/14

Description:When we pray, most of us want presents from God. What we really need is the presence of God. What does it actually mean to pray in Jesus' name? (Part 5; John 14.12-14; 7/20/2014)

Whatever We Ask

7/13/14

7/13/14

Description:What does the Bible mean when it speaks of God hearing us when we ask anything according to His will? It means He acts and answers. (Part 4; 1 John 5.14-15; 7/13/2014)

Undermining Our Own Prayers

7/6/14

7/6/14

Description:It is possible to undermine our own prayers. Here's how we sabotage our prayers before they get started. (Part 3; Various Scriptures; 7/6/2014)

A Praying Fellowship

6/29/14

6/29/14

Description:A community that loves and cares is a community that prays together. Here's what it means to grow together in prayer. (Part 2; James 5.13-18; 6/29/2014)

Pray Like This

6/22/14

6/22/14

Description:Jesus provided a model prayer that should serve as an example for us in a regular time of prayer. Pray like this. (Part 1; Matthew 6.5-15; 6/22/2014)

The Ministry of Jesus in His People

6/15/14

6/15/14

Description:The effects of Jesus’ ministry in His people drive how they live their lives. Here are three of the ongoing effects. It's who we are as a church, and what we do. (Hebrews 10.19-25; 6/15/2014)

Joy from Pain

6/8/14

6/8/14

Description:When a church experiences painful sorrow over its sin to the extent that the members change their actions, they open the powerful door to joyful life in Christ. You can, too. (2 Corinthians 7.2-16; 6/8/2014)

The Power of Forgiveness

6/1/14

6/1/14

Description:Forgiveness is powerful. When you forgive someone, it affects everyone. (2 Corinthians 1.23—2.11; 6/1/2014)

For Each Other

5/25/14

5/25/14

Description:Being brought into and living in the light of God gives us fellowship with Him. By definition, those who are in the light with Him are also in fellowship with each other. Here's what that looks like. (Various Scriptures; 5/25/2014)

Preparation for the Future

5/18/14

5/18/14

Description:Preparing for the future isn't just for graduates, it's for all of us. (Various Scriptures; 5/18/2014)

Honor Your Mother

5/11/14

5/11/14

Description:In celebrating Mother's Day, here are some reasons why we honor our moms. (Various Scriptures; 5/11/2014)

On Our Way Home

5/4/14

5/4/14

Description:As we go through tough times, we can hold on to the hope and promise of our salvation. God will bring us home. (1 Pet 1.1-12; 5/4/2014)

Resting in God's Promise

4/27/14

4/27/14

Description:God's promise of genuine, future rest provides us with peace now. It gives us security, strength, and certainty, as we live in faith. (Hebrews 4.1-13, 6.13-20; 4/27/2014)

Real Life Springing Forth from Death

4/20/14

4/20/14

Description:Our natural fear of death is removed when we understand that new, real life with God is available to us through the death and resurrection of Jesus. (Romans 6.1-11; 4/20/2014)

Hosanna in the Highest

4/13/14

4/13/14

Description:What exactly is Palm Sunday all about? The Scriptures answer our questions. (Various Scriptures; 4/13/2014)

Good Reason for Diligence in Serving

4/6/14

4/6/14

Description:Followers of Jesus have good reason to be devoted to good works: God is on display in His people. (Titus 3.1-15; 4/6/2014)

Considered Righteous by Faith

3/30/14

3/30/14

Description:The righteousness of Jesus continues its effect on believers even after being declared not guilty. It's His righteousness, applied and imputed to us, that keeps transforming us from the inside out. (Romans 4.1-25; 3/30/2014)

Accepting God's Righteousness

3/23/14

3/23/14

Description:God's righteousness is revealed in the gospel. But it must be applied to believers for them to be declared not guilty. In holy humiliation, Jesus suffered and sacrificed Himself to save believers. (Romans 3.21-31; 3/23/2014)

Jesus Is Intentional

3/16/14

3/16/14

Description:We learn much from how Jesus interacted with people. His approach varied according to the individual, but the gospel, and some basic principles, stayed the same and are transferrable to us. (Part 10; John 4; 3/16/2014)

Creating Opportunities

3/9/14

3/9/14

Description:As with the previous week, we delve even deeper into what it would look like if we truly lived like missionaries. We would be searching out and creating opportunities to share the gospel. (Part 9; Various Scriptures; 3/9/2014)

Thinking Like a Missionary

3/2/14

3/2/14

Description:How different would your daily life be if you began thinking like a missionary? Probably very different, but worth it all as you live each day on mission with God. (Part 8; Romans 15.14-33; 3/2/2014)

Eager to Share the Gospel

2/23/14

2/23/14

Description:Instead of making excuses not to share the gospel, God desires that we become eager to share it. The Apostle Paul's example is so helpful. (Part 7; Romans 1.1-15; 2/23/2014)

Open Doors for the Message

2/16/14

2/16/14

Description:Seeing open doors for the gospel requires being intentional and deliberate in every aspect of our lives. (Part 6; Various Scriptures; 2/16/2014)

Preparing for Sharing

2/2/14

2/2/14

Description:Previously in this series, we have seen that the obstacles to intentionally sharing our faith can be overcome by God's power. But we still need to prepare. (Part 5; Various Scriptures; 2/2/2014)

A Bigger Concern

1/26/14

1/26/14

Description:Perhaps the main reason we don't share the gospel more often is because we're intimidated with worldly kinds of fears. But we can overcome the fears through a healthy reverence for God. Here's how. (Part 4; Various Scriptures; 1/26/2014)

Grasp the Gospel

1/19/14

1/19/14

Description:Another reason we don't share the gospel more is because we're indifferent, thinking that we don't know enough. But we can overcome ignoring the message—since it's right in front of us. Here's how. (Part 3; Romans 1.16-17; 1/19/2014)

At First

1/12/14

1/12/14

Description:One of the main reasons we don't share the gospel more is because we've become insensitive due to spiritual laziness. But we can overcome that, in Christ. Here's how. (Part 2; Revelation 2.1-7; 1/12/2014)

What the Gospel Is Worth

1/5/14

1/5/14

Description:The gospel of Jesus Christ is worth everything. It's worth living for (and dying for), it's worth loving for, and it's worth standing for. So it's easily worth the effort to share it. (Part 1; Romans 1.1-17; 1/5/2014)

Even More

12/29/13

12/29/13

Description:God's love for us, our love for Him, and our love for each other, are what drive us. As the calendar year changes, new opportunities abound. But the mission remains: We live the gospel, and share the gospel. (Various Scriptures; 12/29/2013)

Fall and Rise

12/22/13

12/22/13

Description:Christmas is sweet and joyful. Yet the coming of the Messiah, and this often-overlooked section of Luke 2, demand a serious response. (Luke 2.25-35; 12/22/2013)

Giving Our All

12/15/13

12/15/13

Description:In wrapping up our series on spiritual disciplines, we examine the practice of giving. It's about more than money. When we give Him our all, we are becoming more like Jesus. (Part 9; Malachi 3.7-12; 12/15/2013)

Full Devotion

12/8/13

12/8/13

Description:There are some exercises that many of us never even think to do. These sometimes overlooked spiritual disciplines will help sharpen our focus on Christ and grow us in godliness. (Part 8; Various Scriptures; 12/8/2013)