How To Reach The Highest Level Of Spiritual Maturity

Welcome back everyone to our big fall conversation we are having on Spiritual Success.  We have had a lot of fun with this so far, as we learn how God views a successful life which should be very encouraging to us, because as we now understand the difference between how culture views success and how God views it…which allows us to grasp an amazing truth!  And that is that we can all be successful!  This is huge, and . . . Read More »

Success Series Intro – 5 Reasons Why Our Christianity Doesn’t Seem To Be Working.

Have you ever heard someone who doesn’t go to church talk about Christians as hypocrites?  Have you ever heard someone say they would never go to church or be a Christian because Christians are so judgmental and act like they are perfect while the rest of us just aren’t living up to their lofty standards?  You probably have heard something like that, and I don’t know about you, but it’s easy to hear the hurt in someone saying . . . Read More »

Religion vs. Relationship: what is the difference?

Remember what Sam said a couple weeks ago?  He said digital media experts say that we are being bombarded with over 5,000 digital messages a day.  I want you to think about that.  With all those messages filling the real estate in our brains, how in the world can you hear God’s voice?  How can we know what is in God’s heart each day?   The answer is, we can’t.  Unless we are purposely pulling away from culture and . . . Read More »

Actively Walking With Christ

Welcome back everyone to our Summer Bible Study on Colossians.  We hope that you are enjoying this series as much as we are as we dive deeper and deeper into this letter from Paul.  We hope that you are not only enjoying it, but that you are really slowing down, and reading through the scriptures in a way that you can understand and personalize what Paul is writing to us all.  That is such a big deal, that . . . Read More »

Christian Atheist – What You Believe Matters

So, I want to start with a question today…and while it’s a very important question, it’s also one that hopefully challenges us and makes us think, because how you answer this question is actually reflected out in how you are living your life.  Now, I’m just going to warn you that it has a big word in it that some people would get excited to hear and discuss in a church setting, while others would hear this word, . . . Read More »