Prepare for Worship: Notes for services on November 2, 2014

Prepare for Worship: Notes for services on November 2, 2014

People give out of many different motivations: guilt, duty, obligation, fear, pride, etc. But for the Christian, the overwhelming motivation for all of our giving is gratitude. This week Corey Widmer walks us through the Apostle Paul's belief that the surest proof of a heart that has been changed by the good news of Jesus is a life of radical generosity. 

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Prepare for Worship: Notes for services on October 5, 2014

Prepare for Worship: Notes for services on October 5, 2014

Transformed Relationships with Our Enemies:  Corey Widmer on Romans 12:14-21

"Who are my enemies, and how does God want me to respond to them?"  These are the questions we'll explore as we look at how Paul ends his section on the power of the gospel to transform our relationships and challenges us to follow the counter-cultural way of Jesus: overcoming evil with good.

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Prepare for Worship: Notes for services on September 21, 2014

Prepare for Worship: Notes for services on September 21, 2014

Transformed Relationships in the Family of God: Steve Hartman on Romans 12:9-16

We expect transformation of our relationships within the family of God means growing love for one another, but what does that "growing love" look like?  This week we continue our study of Romans 12-13 and find some unexpected answers to that question!

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A New Curriculum for Family Ministry

A New Curriculum for Family Ministry

Family Ministry is excited to be using the Tru curriculum for Sunday school this year.  This curriculum supports our desire for parents to be the primary spiritual nurturers of their children.  We have an amazing group of Sunday school teachers who diligently prepare the lessons each week, and we hope you will join us every Sunday, but also use these resources at home.  

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Prepare for Worship: Notes for services on September 7, 2014

Prepare for Worship: Notes for services on September 7, 2014

Transformation & Our Relationship with God: Steve Hartman on Romans 12:1-2

The scriptures clearly speak about the Christian life as a changed life—of Christians as people who are in a process of transformation.  Yet many of us look within and ask, “Can I really change?" Join us as we think about the person you are becoming and how to know the transformation God intends to bring in each of us.      First Sermon in the Series Transformed Relationships 

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Prepare forWorship: Notes for Services on August 31, 2014

Prepare forWorship: Notes for Services on August 31, 2014

The Power of Remembering Who You Are: Steve Hartman on Luke 17:1-10 

Many things Jesus asks of his followers seem too difficult, if not impossible. Jesus addressed this issue with a surprising parable of a Master and slave, which we'll explore together. When we remember who we are and who God is, we'll see that we really can do what Jesus asks, even when we think we can't.

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