Not Successful Until You Embrace Humility

Life is not easy.  You figured that out – right?!?  When life gets hard, what do we normally do?  When things go bad, when there are relationship messes, when there are hurts we can’t overcome, what do we naturally do?  We think about ourselves.  We all do it.  It’s normal.  We tend to go inward.  We think about how hard our lives are.  We focus on how unfair our lives are.  We secretly look at others and compare . . . Read More »

Redeemed & Forgiven – You Can’t Hide Your True Heart Condition

So I’m just going to let you know as we get started today that what we are talking about is going to be a challenge because it’s just so opposite of how we tend to live our lives.  I think the nicest way to say this would be to say that what we are talking about today is counter cultural.  That’s a pretty accurate way to view it because today we are going to dive deep into our . . . Read More »

When The Christian Heart Go Bad… what does it look like?

Today, how do we take God’s grace into this harsh world? We are in I a series called ‘Redeemed and Forgiven.’  In this series, we have spent over a month talking about God’s grace.  Why?  Because we believe that it is hard to fully grasp and be fully transformed by God’s grace.  Before we move on, let’s stop and think about that for a second.  I just said, it’s hard to fully grasp and to be fully transformed . . . Read More »

Redeemed & Forgiven – Elijah! Just Answer The Question!

Welcome back everyone to the big fall discussion we are in talking about what it could look like for us to live out a life that is Redeemed and Forgiven.  I think by now you can understand just how important this conversation really is, and just how relevant it is to the lives we are living today.  I mean can we just say it, life is so hard.  The world seems to push against us more and more . . . Read More »

The Tragic Mistake

What do we do when we mess up?  Do you know what I mean?  That moment we know we have failed at being the person we want to be.  What do we do when we know we sinned and we walk with guilt or fear?  Sam told us. Let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God.  There we will receive his mercy, and we will find grace to help us when we need it most. . . . Read More »