Prodigal God

The "Prodigal God" series is based on Tim Keller's best-selling book by the same name. It reveals the loving heart of God for his children and how they can turn away from destructive lives to lives of joy and intimacy with Him.

  • Prodigal God: Compassionate Core

    The three parables of the lost sheep, the lost son, and the lost coin all involve something or someone lost, found, rejoicing and celebration in being found. Jesus is the true elder brother, searching for that which has been lost (all of humanity). We are all runaways, but still try to earn God's favor by our deeds. The Good News is that we don't ...more
  • Prodigal God 2: Sonship

    What are the benefits of sonship, according to Christ's parable of the prodigal son? Security: we have greater security because we are sons and not hired hands. Access: we don't have to do anything special to be present with God. Fraternal adventure: as heirs with Christ, we are tasked with carrying on the vision and mission of God.
  • The Prodigal God

    You are loved and admired by God the Father. Your hope for joy and fulfillment is not in running away. It's not acting stupidly. It's not found in simply doing whatever feels good and right to you. Don't fall into the trap of earning God's love and admiration. Nothing you do will cause God to love you more. He already loves you, and offers you life ...more