Peter teaches how deeply Jesus values you and showers you with unconditional love, grace, joy and blessing for the good purpose of blessing others. Imagine the audience in 1 Peter. They hear these words and realize wherever they go, Jesus is goes them. Discover who you are in Christ and live in that power. Preached at Casas Church. Used by permission.
Speaker: Ryan Kramer
Scripture: 1 Peter 2:9-9, John 20:21-21
Two thousand years ago, Jesus approached twelve seemingly unsuspecting Galileans and bid them: “ Come, follow me.” For the next three years, they walked alongside him as he discipled them. Toward the end of his earthly ministry, Jesus commissioned his disciples to go and do the same—to take the Gospel message to the world and make disciples in all the nations. The Great...
Author: David Kinnaman
Recently, I had a phone call with a young leader convinced he was no longer qualified to lead because he’d messed up in a way that pretty much every man on the planet has messed up repeatedly. This morning, I received an email from a Pastor wanting to know if he was qualified to lead when he still struggles with sins of the heart and mind. First, a disclaimer… Paul made it...
Author: Brandon Cox
10 REALLY BIG QUESTIONS ABOUT FUTURE CHURCH ATTENDANCE (AND 10 HUNCHES) Talk to any church leader, and they’ll tell you it feels more challenging than ever to get people to come to church on a Sunday. Even in growing churches (like ours), the competition for peoples’ time, attention and devotion seems to get more intense every year. You’ve felt it too. So what’s up?...
Author: Carey Nieuwhof