God loves us unconditionally and simply asks us to love Him intimately, humbly serve Him, and to walk with Him in submission and obedience.
Scripture: Philippians 2:3-11
Paul expressed his thanks to God for his brothers and sisters in Christ. He prays for grace-the underserved favor of Christ to be upon them. He prays for the peace that results as we live our lives for His glory. We must believe the best of our brothers and sisters in Christ and forecast achievement for them.
Scripture: Philippians 1:1-5
Many of us live our lives by flipping a coin to discover our next move. Paul writes that the one thing we should seek is to know Christ intimately and to love Him deeply. We live to honor Him.
Scripture: Philippians 1:8-12
Topic: Knowing God's Will
Paul’s companions, Timothy and Epaphroditus, epitomized godly character: compassion, loyalty and integrity. When people see authentic faith in God’s people, they are drawn to the Savior.
Scripture: Philippians 2:19-29
Paul enjoins two arguing Christian women to agree in the Lord. We must live harmoniously, responding to our opponents with grace and patience, even as Christ demonstrated humility and condescension to mankind.
Scripture: Philippians 2:5-11, Philippians 4:1-7, Isaiah 53:6
Topic: Church Unity
Better Together is a two-part marriage series featuring pastor couples Glenn and Angie Barteau and Roger and Julie Barrier. They discuss key relational values expressed in the Song of Solomon. Each couple speaks to issues relevant to husbands and wives seeking to bring excitement and joy back into their marriages.
Scripture: Isaiah 62:5, Philippians 1:3-5, Proverbs 5:18-19, Song of Solomon 1:3, Song of Solomon 4:1-4
Financial freedom starts with how we think. Money is not an accurate measure of God's favor. We mustn't equate net worth with self-worth. Money does not equal security. Get the facts. Save some. Share some today.
Speaker: Larry Osborne
Scripture: Philippians 4:11-12, Hebrews 13:5-6, 1 Timothy 6:6, Proverbs 23:4-5, Ecclesiastes 5:10-11
We live on hope, not memory. When we focus on our hopes for the future, not the memories of our past, we realize what it means to truly experience joy and contentment in this life. But the source of our hope is in Jesus' promise of heaven and eternal life.
Speaker: Roger Barrier
Scripture: Psalm 77:1-12, Ecclesiastes 7:10, Lamentations 3:21-26, Philippians 3:12-14, Colossians 1:5
Paul gives practical relationship advice in 1 Corinthians 7. To singles, he advises to stay single if you can. Marriage undercuts your ability to serve God wholly. Get married if you wish. To married couples, he teaches to have sex and lots of it, stay together even if it's rocky and don't leave and remarry. To spiritually mismatched couples, Paul writes to stay together if it...
Speaker: Larry Osborne
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 7:1-40, Philippians 4:11-13, 1 Corinthians 10:13, Proverbs 14:26, Genesis 18:20-32
Topic: Divorce & Remarriage
Five principles should be considered when approaching the topic of Christianity and politics: blood is thicker than water, our Kingdom is spiritual, don't pass judgment on disputable matters, if you don't vote, don't complain and respect those in authority.
Speaker: Mark Batterson
Scripture: John 6:14-15, Revelation 11:15, Philippians 3:20-21, Numbers 14:26-28, Galatians 3:26-28