Religionless Christianity

. . . is a phrase coined by Rev. Dietrich Bonhoeffer while in prison shortly before he was executed by the Nazis.  He didn’t live long enough to fully develop the idea, yet it’s a strangely compelling phrase.  Religion has earned a bad reputation.  We long for something more genuine and life giving.  So what […]

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How Not To Mess Up Your Life

Life is full of important decisions.  Get ‘em right, and you’ll thrive.  Get ‘em wrong, and you’ll struggle.  So this Sunday we’re going to explore what the prophet Hosea has to say about how to make good decisions.  We’ll discover three keys to making solid, life-giving decisions. Today's Scripture Hosea 8:1-7 Discussion Questions "Going Deeper" […]

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Sing It Anyway

On Sunday we will celebrate our mothers, while at the same time exploring what God wants to say to each of us, personally, through the prophet Ezekiel, as we continue our series on Old Testament prophecies.  We’ll use examples of great women of faith to bring alive the key points of Ezekiel’s prophecy.  Invite your […]

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Your Creation Blueprint

This Sunday we continue our new sermon series in which we’re taking several Old Testament prophecies and applying them as if they were spoken directly to us and for us – because they were!  This week we’ll study a prophecy that tells you how to know what God wants you to do with your life.  […]

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What Should Have Been

When we face hard times, it’s easy to get stuck wishing we could go back to a “better” time.  It’s easy to nurse regrets.  To ask, “What if?”  To ruminate over “what should have been.”  This week we launch a new sermon series called “Ancient Bible Prophecies: Could They Foretell Your Future?”  Each week we’ll […]

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What the Future Holds

What the Future HoldsSome Christians have a very pessimistic view of what the future holds for humanity and planet earth.  Are they right?  How should we, as people of faith, see the future?  And what’s my personal role in shaping that future?  This Sunday we’ll examine a famous Bible passage that suggests maybe the future […]

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