So it’s Saturday morning and your 7th grade daughter comes running in your room and says, “Mom/Dad, Brian just called and asked me to go to the show this afternoon. P-L-E-A-S-E! Can I go?” You’re caught off guard and you pause momentarily to consider the question – to which your daughter interjects, “All my friends get to go to the show with their boyfriends. . . Oh...
Author: Marilyn Morris
There's no limit to the good thoughts God wants us to have. So, why do we waste so much time preoccupied with our doubts and fears? How are we supposed to handle these thoughts? Pastor Steven teaches us how to be brave in our faith by developing a courageous state of mind, holding onto the thoughts that come from God, and demolishing the thoughts that take hold of us. ...
Speaker: Steven Furtick
Topic: Emotional Health
Moses led the people, fed the people, and carried the people to freedom. Sometimes we don't want to let go of our captivity and step out in bold faith.
Speaker: Dan Carroll
Scripture: Psalm 34, Exodus 12:40, Galatians 3:17, 1 Corinthians 10:6-11, John 5:46-47
Topic: Fear and Anxiety
God make us all to be dreamers, and He placed within us deep desires to achieve, to express uniqueness and to make a contribution. Joseph was a dreamer-one whose dreams don't get realized until very late in life. God loves giving us dreams, but His bigger concern is our development, our growth, our transformation.
Speaker: Jeff Jones
Scripture: Genesis 37:2-4, Genesis 37:6-11, 1 Timothy 3:1-13
Strength and courage come from the choices we make more than the feelings we have. Joshua received God's blessing because He obeyed in he face of insurmountable odds.
Speaker: Chris Brown
Scripture: Joshua 1
Topic: Fear and Anxiety
Choosing a life partner is serious business. It can be the greatest blessing of your life, or the biggest mistake you will ever make. Pastor John Piper gives an insightful list of criteria. If you are looking for a marriage partner, or are currently engaged, these are essential questions you should wrestle with as you date and as you consider marriage. Theology ...
Author: John Piper
Some of the questions certain to be raised when the death of a Christian appears to be self-inflected are whether or not it constitutes a sin and what are the consequences in this world and the next. I will leave this dialogue to the theologians with one word of caution: Anyone who claims to understand fully the mind of God is providing evidence of his or her own spiritual...
Author: Dan McGee
Topic: Death and Dying